Meals on Wheels

Meals are delivered Tuesday, Thursday and Friday in Salida and Buena Vista. Each lunch is served with milk. Most are served with bread and butter.

Congregate meals

The Upper Arkansas Area Agency on Aging Nutrition Program provides congregate meals with the same menus, served at noon Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Fourth and E streets, Salida. Call 539-3342 before 9:30 a.m. for congregate meal reservations. Cost for a meal is a voluntary contribution for seniors age 60 and older; people younger than 60 pay $11.

Transportation to the Episcopal Church is available to senior citizens by Chaffee Shuttle; call 530-8980.

Today: Oriental pepper chicken with brown rice, steamed broccoli spears, an apple, a fortune cookie and whole wheat bread with butter.

Thursday: Spinach lasagna with green beans, salad with light Italian dressing, a banana and whole wheat bread.

Friday:  Ham and beans with collard greens, cornbread and orange juice.


Salida High School:

Today: Roast pork dinner with mashed potatoes and gravy, dinner rolls and fresh salad and fruit bar.

Wednesday: Chicken Parmesan sandwich with Tuscan vegetables and fresh fruit and salad bar.

Thursday: Beef veggie soup with cheesy breadsticks and fresh fruit and salad bar.


Salida Middle School/Longfellow Elementary School:

Today: Chicken à la king and fresh fruit and salad bar.

Wednesday: Pizza and fresh fruit and salad bar.

Thursday: Hamburger patty with mashed potatoes and fresh fruit and salad bar.

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