80°F
weather icon Clear

List: Senior menus for Pahrump, Amargosa Valley and Beatty

Pahrump Senior Center

The menu (subject to change) and activities for the week of March 18- March 22.

Two percent milk and juice available daily:

Monday – Corned beef and cabbage, carrots, potatoes, cake, fruit, soup;

Tuesday – Cheeseburger on whole wheat bun, lettuce/tomato/onion, baked beans, baked fries, pasta salad, soup;

Wednesday – Beef stew with whole wheat noodles, salad, fresh fruit, black-eyed pea soup;

Thursday – Roast turkey and gravy, yams and apples, green salad, fruit, soup;

Friday – Lemon fish, brown rice, squash, whole wheat roll, salad, fruit, black bean soup.

ACTIVITIES

Monday – St. Patrick’s Day exercise class, 9:30 a.m.; poker, 12:30 p.m.; beading group, 1 p.m.;

Tuesday – Exercise class, 9:30 a.m.; Humana, 10 a.m.; bridge, 12:30 p.m.; haircuts, 1-3 p.m.;

Wednesday – Brent Johnson test site workers help, 10 a.m.; Crafty Ladies, 12:30 p.m.;

Thursday – Men’s breakfast meeting, 8 a.m.; exercise class, 9:30 a.m.; Nathan Adelson Hospice seminar, 10 a.m.;

Friday – Exercise class, 9:30 a.m.; T.O.P.S. meeting, 7-9 a.m.; bridge, 12:30 p.m.; cancer support group, 1-2 p.m.

Amargosa Senior Center

The menu (subject to change) and activities for the week of March 18- March 22.

One percent milk available daily. Meals are served at the Amargosa Valley Senior Center from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and breakfast is served on Fridays from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Monday – Breaded pork tenderloin, baked potato, steamed spinach, orange slices, whole wheat dinner roll;

Tuesday – Beef chili, cornbread and honey, peas and carrots, fruit cocktail;

Wednesday – Chicken Cacciatore, baked acorn squash, mixed greens, creamy Italian dressing, peanut butter cookie;

Thursday – Beef tacos with guacamole, taco chips with salsa, broccoli and cauliflower, Mexican corn saute, fresh fruit;

Friday – Biscuits and sausage gravy, scrambled eggs, hash browns with green onions, fruit cup, orange juice.

Beatty Senior Center

The menu (subject to change) and activities for the week of March 18- March 22.

The Beatty Senior Center serves meals Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Two percent milk, coffee, tea and juice are served daily.

Monday – Chicken noodle casserole, zucchini and tomatoes, cornbread, mandarin oranges;

Tuesday – Baked ham, scalloped potatoes, steamed green beans, layered salad, berry cobbler;

Wednesday – Chili cheese baked potato, steamed carrots, whole wheat banana muffin, strawberry-banana yogurt, colorful salad;

Thursday – Beef nacho casserole, Spanish rice, frijoles charros, orange-spinach salad, fresh fruit;

Friday – Turkey pot pie with peas and carrots, steamed broccoli, mixed fruit, whole wheat roll.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
Pahrump Valley crowns state rodeo champions

Another year, another state champion for the Pahrump Valley High School Rodeo Club. This time it was Garrett Jepson, who captured the team roping title at the state high school finals that began June 11 in Alamo.

In Season: Look no further than goji berries for an exotic perennial edible that loves the heat

Every year in my garden, I strive to plant more and more edible perennials. The ability to plant once and have an increased harvest year after year makes perennials worth their weight in gold to me. Spending less time on maintenance allows for more time to devote to other chores on my little farm. The goji berry bush is one of my favorites in this class.

Multiple fireworks shows to light up Nye County communities

With the COVID-19 pandemic causing so much disruption to daily life and the public gatherings that bring everyone together, residents all across Nye County will undoubtedly be delighted to learn that the annual fireworks shows across the county have not been canceled and will go ahead as planned this Independence Day.

Nevada Humanities moves exhibitions series online

As part of the ongoing Nevada Humanities Exhibition Series, a new exhibition, “Colors of the West: Youth Art from the 2020 National Cowboy Poetry Gathering,” opened online June 4 at nevadahumanities.org and will be on display as a virtual gallery indefinitely.

Good crowd welcomes racing back to Pahrump Valley Speedway

An overflow crowd and a full roster of drivers — taking COVID-19 restrictions into account — greeted the return of racing to Pahrump Valley Speedway on Saturday night.

In Season: Turning your pesky weed problem into garden gold

One of the most common questions posed in my gardening club every spring is, “How do I get rid of weeds?” It seems everyone is looking for a magical spray that they only need to use once, and the weeds will never return. Such a spray does not exist.

Nye County Courthouse No. 2 on endangered list

From downtown Las Vegas to the state’s wilderness, Nevada’s history is in danger, and Preserve Nevada, Nevada’s oldest statewide historic preservation organization, has named its 11 Most Endangered Places in Nevada for 2020.