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Senior nutrition

Senior Connections offers hot, nutritious meals Monday-Friday for people 60 or older. Meals are delivered to homebound individuals and are served at congregate sites in Douglas County. A $4 contribution is requested per meal but no one is denied because of inability to pay. Call 715-394-3611 or 800-870-2181. Next week’s menu includes:

May 19: Home delivery only. Hot dog, whole wheat bun, vegetarian chili, Rice Krispy bar.

May 20: Beef stew with potatoes, carrots, pearl onions, wheat bun, fresh fruit.

May 21: Chicken a la king, tossed salad, biscuit, pumpkin cake.

May 22: Porcupine meatballs, mashed potatoes, carrots, wheat bread, apple crisp.

May 23: Salmon patty, baked potato, creamed peas, wheat roll, pudding.

Make reservations 24 hours in advance for meal sites at 11:30 a.m. at  Phoenix Villa, 218-591-3553; Amnicon Senior Center, Tuesday-Thursday, 715-364-2316; Solon Springs Community Center, Tuesday-Friday, 715-378-4546; Senior Center, Monday-Friday, 715-394-3611; and Gordon Town Hall, Tuesday-Friday, 715-376-4683; and 11:15 a.m. Monday-Thursday at Holy Assumption Parish, 715-394-7919; and Kro Bar and Grill, Brule, Tuesday-Friday, 715-372-5474.