Saturday, January 15, 2011
Activities and weekly lunch menus at area senior centers
Activities offered daily at The Center at the Park, 720 Sprague Ave., include pool and cards from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
A complete listing of current center activities, classes and health and welfare programs may be found in the center's monthly newsletter. The annual center membership fee, $12 per person, includes a subscription to it.
Spanish is spoken at the Center.
Adult day care is provided at the Adult Day Center 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday. For more information, call Mike Johnson at 509-527-0771.
Senior Round Table luncheons are served weekdays 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at The Center. For more information call 509-527-3775. Bread and milk are served with all meals. A vegetarian option and salad bar are available Monday-Friday. The menu this week is:
Tuesday: Enchilada casserole, peas, green salad, bread, pears.
Wednesday: Hot turkey sandwich, gravy, broccoli, mashed potatoes, fruit juice or salad, bread, peachy puzzle cake.
Thursday: Chili, beef and beans, green salad, orange juice, corn bread, fruit cobbler.
Friday: Roast beef with gravy, carrots, mashed potatoes, bread, pineapple.
Lunch is served at Waitsburg Presbyterian Church, 504 Main St., Waitsburg on Tuesdays. Home-delivered meals are available. Questions: call 527-3775
Lunches, activities in Milton-Freewater and Weston
Milton-Freewater and Weston seniors can enjoy hot lunches and socialize at the senior centers in Milton-Freewater and Weston. Activities are offered 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays at the Milton-Freewater Senior Citizens Center, 311 N. Main St. Hot lunches are served at noon on Tuesdays and Fridays. Bingo is 1 p.m. every Tuesday and pinochle is 7 p.m. every Friday. The Weston Senior Citizens Center on Main Street is open for social time and a hot lunch is served at noon on Wednesdays.
For more information, contact the Area Agency on Aging for Umatilla and Morrow counties, 541-276-1926 or 800-752-1139, ext. 123 or 124.
The suggested donation is $3.50 for meals for those 60 and older or children under 8; and $6 for those 59 and younger. Bread and milk are served with all meals. The menu for Milton-Freewater is:
Tuesday: Country fried steak, mashed potatoes, diced carrots, peaches, hot roll, brownie.
Friday: Roast pork with gravy, scalloped potatoes, layered pea salad, applesauce, hot roll, cherry crisp.
The Weston menu is:
Wednesday: Salisbury steak, scalloped potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, bread slices, fruit crisp.
Seniors of the Blue Mountains and Walla Walla Valley offer a meal at noon Thursdays in the Milton-Freewater Community Building, 109 N.E. Fifth Ave. Hot rolls and milk are served with every meal. The suggested donation is $3.50. The menu this week is:
Thursday: Ham, sweet potatoes, green beans, green salad, hot rolls, milk, cake with pineapple sauce.
- U-B staff reports