Seniors: Need a ride? Call The Den


By Musetta Wollenweber

SUN Columnist

Get out in the community and let us do the driving!

Get to where you need to go; door-to-door bus service is available Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and the second and fourth Thursdays of the month for local seniors age 60-plus.

Suggested donation for the service is $2 per day. Come hang out with us and enjoy our company.

Call for details, 264-2167.

Special meal delivery

Are you struggling to get meals prepared because you are homebound, recovering from surgery or an illness?

If so, let us do the cooking. Enjoy Cafe Fox meals delivered to your door.

Our hot meal home-delivery program is available to those living closer to town four days per week, with frozen meals for Thursdays and weekends.

Those living further out of town might be eligible for the frozen meal program.

Meals are available to people age 60-plus for a suggested donation of $4 per meal.

Donations are greatly appreciated. 

Give us a call at 264-2167 for further information.

Weekly activities at The Den

Friday, Nov. 16 — 9 a.m. Geezers; 10 a.m. Stitchin’ in the Kitchen; 10:30 Brain injury support group; 12:30 p.m. Gym Walk.

Monday, Nov. 19 — 12:30 p.m. Gym walk; 1 p.m. Canasta.

Tuesday, Nov. 20 — 11 a.m. Alzheimer’s support group; 12:30 p.m. Gym Walk; 1 p.m. Meditation for Healing.

Wednesday, Nov. 21 — 12:15 p.m. Dr. Kurz presents “Why do I bruise easily?;” 1 p.m. Hand and Foot card game; 1 p.m. Computers Made Simple.

Thursday, Nov. 22 — Happy Thanksgiving, holiday closure.

Friday, Nov. 23 — Archuleta County Heritage Day, holiday closure.

Cafe Fox menu

All meals include our great salad bar.

Friday, Nov. 16 — French dip on whole wheat hoagie roll, mixed veggies, oven browned potatoes, fresh orange.

Monday, Nov. 19 — Beef tacos, refried beans, salsa, fiesta corn, winter fruit salad.

Tuesday, Nov. 20 — Pulled pork on whole wheat bun, macaroni salad, savory black beans with cilantro, fresh orange.

Wednesday, Nov. 21 — Roast turkey with gravy, mashed potatoes, cornbread stuffing, broccoli/cauliflower/carrots mix, tossed salad with sunflower seeds and tomatoes, pumpkin bar.

Thursday, Nov. 22 — Happy Thanksgiving, holiday closure.

Friday, Nov. 23 — Archuleta County Heritage Day, holiday closure.

Suggested donation for older adults age 60-plus is $4, guests $6. Our meal program is partially funded through the Older Americans Act via the San Juan Basin Area Agency on Aging, United Way, Archuleta County, Town of Pagosa Springs and other donations and grants. These funds help support the cost of the meal which is approximately $10.50. 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.

Reservations required by 9 a.m. the morning of the day you would like to dine at Cafe Fox. Call 264-2167 for reservations.