Thursday, October 23, 2014
     

Senior Centers

     Senior centers are located throughout Marion County and provide a variety of services, programs, fellowship, meals and information. The county has three nutritional sites: Hillsboro, Marion and Peabody which provide a noon meal Monday-Friday plus meals on wheels and frozen meals for the weekend. The suggested contribution for the meal for 60 and older is $3.15 and under 60 is $5.00. The county also has five senior centers : Burns, Durham, Florence, Lincolnville, and Tampa which meet once a month on a set day.

 

Nutrition Sites in Marion County

Hillsboro Senior Center

212 N. Main

Hillsboro, KS  67063

620-947-2304

Nutrition Site Manager: Brenda Moss

Senior Center President: Willie Ensz

Hillsboro Senior Center Menu & Program Calendar

2014 October Program & Menu











Marion Senior Center

309 S. Third

Marion, KS 66861

620-382-2942

Nutrition Site Manager: Janet Bryant

Senior Center President: Sue Clough

Marion Senior Center Menu & Program Calendar

2014 October Program and Menu







Peabody Senior Center

106 N. Walnut

Peabody, KS 66866

620-983-2226

Nutrition Site Manager: Ruth Lott

Senior Center President: Dinah Richmond

Peabody Senior Center Menu and Program       

2014 October Menu and Calendar











Senior Centers

Burns Seniors

301 N. Washington

Burns, KS 66840

620-72-5584

Senior Center President: Lowell Larson

    The Burns seniors meet at the Burns Community Center for a carry in meal the second Tuesday of each month. They have a program after their meal which consists of someone sharing their hobbies, trips, or guest speaker. This group gets together on Tuesday and Thursday morning  to every week to exercise. They work on a quilt throughout the year to sell chances at the Annual Hog Roast in July.

 

Durham Senior Center

519 Douglas Avenue

Durham,KS 67438

Durham Senior Center President: Lila Unruh

     The Durham Senior Center has a carry in meal on the fourth Wednesday of each month. During the months of October through April they meet at noon and May through September at 6:00 pm. Their special occasions throughout the year include a July Hamburger Fry, August Watermelon feed, Thanksgiving dinner in Novemver and a Christmas party in december. Their most popular meeting is the Thanksgiving dinner which includes a turkey and all the trimmings.  The December meeting they collect food for Marion County Food Bank and Hillsboro Main Street Ministries.

 

 Florentines Seniors

419 Main St

Florence, KS  66851

Florentines President: Betty Ireland

     The Florentines meet at the Town & Country Cafe on the second Friday of the month at noon. Members order from menu and pay for the cost of the meal. Programs follow the lunch time.They do not meet during June through August. A program follows the time of fellowship and meal. They try to have a special meal during the holidays.

 

Lincolnville Seniors

213 W. 6th

Lincolnville, KS 66858

Contact person: Maxine Barton

     The Lincolnville Seniors meet in the Lincolnville Community center every Wednesday to play Dominoes. The have their regular meeting on the second Wednesday at noon for a potluck. They invite anyone to join them for their potluck.

 

Tampa Sunflower Senior Center

113 W. 3rd

Tampa, KS 67438

Senior Center President: Raymond Bielefeld

     The Tampa Senior Center meets on the second Tuesday of the month at noon for a carry in meal.  They don't meet during the summer months but usually plan some trips around the local, county, state sites.