First Posted: 12/4/2014
Active Adult Centers sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging for Luzerne and Wyoming Counties offer hot noon meals Monday through Friday to people 60 years of age or older. For participants age 60+ a $2.00 meal donation is gratefully accepted. The monies are needed in order to expand this program.
The following is the menu for the week of Dec. 15:
MONDAY: Pork and bell peppers, Asian vegetable medley, steamed rice, whole wheat dinner roll, fresh seasonal fruit, margarine, milk and coffee.
TUESDAY: Chicken and stuffing bake, vegetable medley, whole wheat bread, spiced pears, margarine, milk and coffee.
WEDNESDAY: Holiday luncheon – Manicotti with chunky marinara, tomatoes with mozzarella cheese and basil, fresh-baked ciabatta, oil with garlic and herbs, Romaine salad with blue cheese, Italian dessert, margarine, milk and coffee.
THURSDAY: Meatloaf, gravy, roasted beets, parsley boiled potatoes, split pea soup, whole wheat bread, crackers, apple bread pudding, margarine, milk and coffee.
FRIDAY: Roast turkey, gravy, roasted brussels sprouts, quartered sweet potatoes, bread stuffing, whole wheat bread, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie, margarine, milk and coffee.