Senior Scribbles (July 7, 2010)

Hillsboro Senior Center

Hope everyone had a great holiday.

We have our Wednesday, July 7, day trip to Buhler and at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, July 8, Heartland Travel will be speaking.

Our board meeting begins at 12:30 p.m. Monday, July 12, and Roger Fleming, a candidate for Marion County, will be the guest speaker.

Cheryl Green will provide the program at 12:30 p.m. July 13.

We encourage people to come and join us for lunch and stay to hear from our guest speakers.

We also wanted to thank all the volunteers who help each day.

For more information or to make lunch reservations, call 947-2304.

? Brenda Moss, director



Ham, sweet potato wedges, pea salad, wheat bread, citrus slices, milk.


Barbecued chicken, potato wedges, mixed vegetables, wheat bread, summer fruit cup, milk.

FRIDAY, July 9

Ham and beans, carrot raisin salad, orange sherbet salad, cornbread, milk.

MONDAY, July 12

Salisbury steak, boiled potatoes, corn, wheat bread, four seasons fruit, milk.

TUESDAY, July 13

Spaghetti with meat sauce, lettuce with dressing, garlic bread, ambrosia, milk.


Herb-baked chicken, pasta salad with vegetables, cucumbers and tomatoes, wheat bread, apricots, milk.


Goessel Senior Center

After many years of being the AGAPE site manager, Lois Janzen retired.

We all want to thank you for your service.

In addition, we want to welcome our new site managers are Lenora Duerksen and Susan Voth.

Duerksen will be on site Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and Voth on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

July activities beginning Wednesday, July 7 include Jacque Wedel speaking on progressive hospice.

A spelling bee and anniversary recognition are scheduled July 14 with Bingo planned July 21.

Ventriloquist Larry Temple will round out the month July 27, along with birthday recognitions.

The Marion County Board will not be meeting in Goessel, Friday, July 16, but instead will be at the Hillsboro Senior Center.

We encourage suggestions for our Wednesday programs.

For more information or to make lunch reservations, which are due by 9 a.m. the day of the meal, call 620-367-2275 or stop by at 101 N. Wheat.

? Sarita Blosser



Pot roast, mashed potatoes, gravy, cabbage, grapes, roll, milk.


Barbecued chicken, tator tots, mixed vegetables, summer fruit, roll, milk

FRIDAY, July 9

Scalloped potatoes, ham, pea salad, citrus slice, roll, milk.

MONDAY, July 12

Turkey slices, tator tots, pears, mixed vegetables, roll, milk.

TUESDAY, July 13

Chicken soup, pasta salad, cucumber and tomatoes, roll, apricots, milk.


Anniversary: Spaghetti with meat sauce, tossed salad, bread, ambrosia, milk.


Marion Senior Center

Come see our new carpeting. Some of our people put in hours of hard labor over the weekend moving furniture back and forth as the carpet was put down.

We are getting ready for the big 50th annual meeting of Marion County senior citizens in October.

Vivian Conyers brought treats to celebrate her birthday June 25.

Did you know there are official Rhino Capital of Kansas T-shirts available?

Some of us missed the whole thing so Janet bought one to display. They are available at G & J Video.

We had a great music program June 30. Merle Ecklund played the accordion and Deb Harrington sang many familiar songs. They will be back in August.

Come join us Wednesday, July 14, for an old-fashioned sing-along with Sue Clough and Shirley Bowers.

For more information, call 620-382-2942 or stop by the center at 309 S. Third St., Marion.

Lunch reservations are due by 9 a.m. the day of the meal.

? Janet Bryant, director



Red Hat Day: Chili dogs, potato salad, tomato slices, orange sherbet, buns.


Pot roast, mashed potatoes, gravy, carrots, fruit crisp, whole wheat rolls.

FRIDAY, July 9

Ham slices, sweet potatoes, pea and cheese salad, citrus fruit, whole wheat rolls.

MONDAY, July 12

Salisbury steak, boiled potatoes, corn, seasonal fruit, whole wheat rolls.

TUESDAY, July 13

Bridge players: Spaghetti with meat sauce, lettuce with dressing, ambrosia with fruit, bread sticks. WEDNESDAY, July 14

Wellness Clinic & Sing-along with Shirley and Sue: Smothered chicken, oven-browned rice, creamy cucumbers, apricots, whole wheat rolls.

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