Senior Scribbles (May 21, 2014)

hillsboro senior center

Representatives from The Clayworks at Disability Supports in McPherson will be at the center Thursday, May 22, for a program after lunch.

We hope you will join us.

The center is closed Monday, May 26. If anyone needs a frozen meal, please let us know soon so we can deliver them by Friday, May 23.

Birthday celebrations will be Tuesday, May 27.

The center is serving at the Thursday, May 29, farmers market. The menu will include pulled pork, cabbage salad, cookie and water for $6. Serving is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Memorial Park.

June menus are now available.

I will be on vacation from May 21 through May 26. If anyone needs something, leave a message and I will return calls when I am back May 27.

We want to thank everyone for their support to our center, and hope others will stop by for lunch.

The suggested meal prices for those age 60 and over are $3.15. Anyone 59 and under pays $5.

We are here from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and are located at 212 N. Main St., or call 620-947-2304.

?Brenda Moss, director

WEDNESDAY, May 21

Barbecued chicken, lima beans, vegetable blend, strawberry cobbler, roll, milk.

THURSDAY, May 22

Swiss steak, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, fresh fruit, fig bar, roll, milk.

FRIDAY, May 23

Pork roast, rice with parsley, glazed carrots, tropical fruit, roll, milk.

MONDAY, May 26

Closed.

TUESDAY, May 27

Hamburger, bun, lettuce and tomatoes, potato wedges, peas, applesauce, brownie, milk.

WEDNESDAY, May 28

Chicken breast, mashed potatoes, gravy, Brussels sprout or mixed vegetables, lemon bar, roll, milk.

Marion senior center

Just a reminder that if you need a baby gift, the Craft Corner has baby quilts for sale.

The blue ones with choo-choo trains on them are very popular for baby boys.

On May 9, we did some Mother?s Day trivia and a poem. Mom upside down is Wow.

Eight people took the AARP driving course, four hours each on May 12 and 13. It was taught by Richard and Marilyn Riemer.

We completed the Area Agency yearly satisfaction survey May 14. The surveys were also sent out to our Meals on Wheels customers.

Come join us May 28. Sue Clough will give a musical program.

We will be closed Memorial Day, May 26.

For more information or lunch reservation, call 620-382-2942 by 9 a.m. the day of the meal. We are located at 309 S. Third St.

? Janet Bryant, director

WEDNESDAY, May 21

Pork cutlets, candied sweet potatoes, mixed vegetables, fruit, chocolate cake, whole wheat rolls, milk.

THURSDAY, May 22

Meatloaf, baked potatoes, carrots, fruit, vanilla pudding, whole wheat rolls, milk.

FRIDAY, May 23

Barbecued pork, bun, potato wedges, pea salad, fruit, milk.

MONDAY, May 26

Closed.

TUESDAY, May 27

Ham and beans, fruit, cornbread, milk.

WEDNESDAY, May 28

Cheeseburgers, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, sweet potato tots, fruit, dessert, milk.

PEABODY senior center

May is rapidly drawing to a close as is evident by the coming of a long Memorial Day weekend.

We will be closed here at the Senior Center on Monday, May 26, but we will have frozen meals available to those who need them.

We will be need to know by May 21 so we can deliver them Thursday.

These are good home made dinners that you just need to turn out on a plate and microwave. They, like all our meals, are delicious.

On June 2 and 3, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., we are offering the AARP Driver Safety Program.

You will not only refresh your driving skills and learn defensive driving techniques, but you could also receive a multi-year discount on your car insurance.

Call and sign up today at either the senior center or 620-947-3453. The cost is $15. for AARP members or $20. for non-members.

Do you love to play cards or games but need a place to meet and play. Come to the center on Tuesday game day. We have a few playing pinochle, but would invite any bridge players, bunko players, Mexican train dominoes players or otherwise to use our facility for your game pleasure.

June menus will be out soon, and in addition to regularly scheduled programming we will have some special events for your enjoyment.

School is out and we are still looking for additional volunteers. If someone you know would like to help in the kitchen on a volunteer basis, have them contact the center. They must be 14 years or older to be in the kitchen. We would love to have anyone who has a few hours available in the morning and would like to help.

Come join us at 106 N. Walnut at 11:45 a.m. for lunch each week day.

Be sure to call the day before or even during the night to reserve your meal. Meals are a suggested donation of $3.15 for Seniors and only $5 for all others.

A number of people pick up their meals each day so they can have lunch ready to eat and continue on with their errands.

For more information about the center or to make reservations, stop by the center at 106 N. Walnut St. in Peabody or call us at 620-983-2226.

?Ruth Lott, director

WEDNESDAY, May 21

Pork roast, gravy, baked potato, green beans, fruit cup, whole wheat bread, milk.

THURSDAY, May 22

Fish, sweet potatoes, lima beans, Mandarin oranges, wheat bread, milk.

FRIDAY, May 23

rilled chicken breast, pinto beans, summer fruit cup, oatmeal cookie, whole wheat bread, milk.

MONDAY, May 26

Closed.

TUESDAY, May 27

Taco salad, pinto beans, Spanish rice, fresh fruit cup, milk.

WEDNESDAY, May 28

Open-faced turkey sandwich, gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, onions, coleslaw, tropical fruit, milk.