Pasco County operates nine congregate dining sites that offer a free nutritious meal and various program activities. 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. 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 ham au jus, whipped sweet potatoes, broccoli, carrots and cauliflower mix, whole wheat bread with margarine, applesauce, low-fat milk.
Tuesday: Stewed chicken with vegetables, yellow rice with tomatoes and peppers, chopped spinach, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, mixed fruit, low-fat milk.
Wednesday: Vegetable soup, Swedish meatballs with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, green peas, whole grain wheat bread with margarine, oatmeal- raisin cookie, low-fat milk.
Thursday: Three-bean chili, parsley white rice, carrot cuts, crackers with margarine, fresh fruit, low-fat milk.
Friday: Vegetable ziti casserole, corn with diced tomatoes, green beans, whole wheat bread with margarine, graham crackers, low-fat milk.