Presently the three nutrition sites in Marion County: Hillsboro, Marion and Peabody are not serving congregate meals. Individuals can call the site and pick up a meal to go or meals on wheels will be delivered to individuals in these communities if unable to pick up a meal.
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 $3.50 and under 60 is $5.25. The county also has four senior centers : Burns, Durham, 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
Nutrition Site Manager: Brenda Moss
Senior Center President: Donna Dalke
Hillsboro Senior Center Menu & Program Calendar
Hillsboro June 2020
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Marion Senior Center
309 S. Third
Marion, KS 66861
Nutrition Site Manager: Janet Bryant
Senior Center Vice President: Janie Westerman
Marion Senior Center Calendar
Marion June 2020
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Peabody Senior Center
106 N. Walnut
Peabody, KS 66866
Nutrition Site Manager: LouAnn Bowlin
Senior Center President: Dan Martel
Peabody Senior Center Menu and Program
Peabody June 2020
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301 N. Washington
Burns, KS 66840
Senior Center President:
The Burn seniors are presently not meeting due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Burns seniors meet at the Burns Community Center every Tuesday and Thursday morning (weather permitting) to exercise and have coffee together.
Durham Senior Center
519 Douglas Avenue
Durham Senior Center President:Lila Unruh
Presently the Durham Senior Center is not meeting due to damage to their building and the COVID-19 pandemic.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 November 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.
213 W. 6th
Lincolnville, KS 66858
Contact person: Barbara Craney
The Lincolnville Seniors presently are not meeting to the COVID-19 pandemic.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: Kathy Kroupa
The Tampa Senior Center is presently not meeting due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Tampa Senior Center meets on the second Tuesday of the month at noon and eating at local cafe with meeting following the meal. They don't meet during the summer months but usually plan some trips around the local, county, state sites.