Pasco County operates nine congregate dining sites that offer nutritious meals and various program activities. There is no charge for the meals, but donations are requested. The county also delivers meals to homes of the elderly through two programs: The Elderly Nutrition Program meal is offered for a donation only. The Meals on Wheels program requires a registration fee and a $5 fee per meal. For meal options or to volunteer, call (727) 834-3340 in west Pasco; (352) 521-5174 in east Pasco; or (813) 929-1231 in central Pasco.
Monday: New York strip patty, garlic mashed potatoes, garden peas with mushrooms, white bread with margarine, peaches, low-fat milk.
Tuesday: Smothered chicken breast, lima beans, rutabagas with diced red peppers, French bread with margarine, peanut butter cookie, low-fat milk.
Wednesday: Cream of tomato soup, cheeseburger with ketchup and mustard, baked beans, yellow corn with diced tomato, hamburger bun, fresh fruit, low-fat milk.
Thursday: Sliced smoked sausage and butter bean casserole, spinach, carrot cuts, white bread with margarine, pears, low-fat milk.
Friday: Barbecue chicken leg quarter, mashed potatoes, broccoli, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, mixed fruit, low-fat milk.