Pasco County operates nine congregate dining sites that offer nutritious meals and various program activities. The meals are free, 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.
To obtain information on 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: Lasagna casserole, spinach, Italian vegetable medley, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, oatmeal -raisin cookie and low-fat milk.
Tuesday: Barbecue pork riblet, Lyonnaise potatoes, green peas, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, chunky cinnamon apples and low-fat milk.
Wednesday: Oven-baked fish filet, cheesy grits, tomatoes and okra, whole grain wheat bread, mixed fruit and low-fat milk.
Thursday: Vegetable soup, grilled chicken breast patty with gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, fresh fruit and low-fat milk.
Friday: Meatballs with brown gravy, rice pilaf, mixed vegetables, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, peaches and low-fat milk.