There are emergency boxes of snacks and easily prepared “meals” available for a suggested donation of $6.50 at The Silver Foxes Den office.
The emergency boxes were designed for use in case of power outages or inclement weather. They are also great for winter travel in your vehicle.
Weekly Activities at The Den
Friday, March 25 — Geezers 9 a.m.; Stitchin’ in the Kitchen 10 a.m.; Book Club 10:30 a.m.; Gym Walk 12:30 p.m.
Monday, March 28 — Gym Walk 12:30 p.m.; Canasta 1 p.m.
Tuesday, March 29 — Gym Walk 12:30 p.m.; Meditation for Healing 1 p.m.; Poker 1 p.m.
Wednesday, March 30 — Movie and popcorn: “Seabiscuit.”
Thursday, March 31 — Closed.
Friday, April 1 — Geezers 9 a.m.; Stitchin’ in the Kitchen 10 a.m.; Gym Walk 12:30 p.m.
Is it time for you to renew or buy your 2011 Archuleta Seniors Inc. membership? You can purchase memberships at The Silver Foxes Den on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Folks 55 and over will benefit with discounts from many local businesses, including the local hot springs. This is one of the best deals in Pagosa Springs.
This week’s menu
Suggested donation for older adults age 60-plus is $3, kids 12 and under and guests $6. Our meal program is partially funded through the Older Americans Act, United Way and Archuleta County, Town of Pagosa Springs and other contributions and grants. These funds help support the cost of the meal which is approximately $9.75. Please note our menu is subject to change. The salad bar opens at 11:30 a.m. with lunch served from noon to 12:30 p.m.
Friday, March 25 — Meatloaf with tomato sauce topping, whipped potatoes, green beans, tossed salad, apricots in vanilla pudding, whole wheat roll.
Monday, March 28 — Porcupine meatballs, whipped potatoes with onion gravy, peas and carrots, tossed salad, almond peaches, whole grain bread.
Tuesday, March 29 — Chicken Piccata, rice and orzo pilaf, mixed vegetables, salad, whole wheat roll, winter fruit salad.
Wednesday, March 30 — Whole wheat spaghetti with meat sauce, tossed salad, seasoned green beans, peaches, garlic breadstick.
Thursday, March 31 — Closed.
Friday, April 1 — Dijon chicken, brown rice with parsley, green salad, orange julienne beets, orange wedges as garnish.
There is a Senior Bus that runs on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call Jodi Starr at 264-2167 for details.
Are you homebound or know someone who is? Let the Silver Foxes Den help you with your meals. We have expanded our service to the more rurally isolated areas of the county and would like to help you help yourself.
These meals are the same meals prepared in our kitchen by the same cooks who prepare those scrumptious senior center meals. Our hot meal home-delivery program remains available to those closer to town four days per week, with frozen meals on Thursdays. Meals are available to people age 60-plus for a suggested donation of $3 per meal. Give Jodi or Musetta a call at 264-2167 for further information.