Pasco County operates nine congregate dining sites that offer a nutritious meal and various program activities. There is no charge for these meals, but donations are requested. Additionally, Pasco County 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. Meals include low-fat milk. For information on any of these 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: Sliced turkey breast with turkey gravy, whipped sweet potatoes, garden peas, white bread with margarine, cranberry orange relish, low-fat milk.
Tuesday: Beef stew, parsley white rice, lima beans, French bread with margarine, peaches, low-fat milk.
Wednesday: Minestrone soup, grilled chicken breast Coq au Vin, herb mashed potatoes, Harvard beets, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, chocolate chip cookie, low-fat milk.
Thursday: Beef tips in sauce, noodles with mushroom gravy, garden peas, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, fresh fruit, low-fat milk.
Friday: Frankfurter with mustard, baked beans, mixed vegetables, hot dog bun, pineapple chunks, low-fat milk.