Wednesday, June 03, 2020

Marion County Strategy - Individual responsibility 5/27/2020 Memo and flyer.

Information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) from the Marion County Health Department.

County offices are open with some restrictions.  Public access is limited to the South entrance.  Health/travel screening questions will be required prior to admittance.  Wearing a mask is highly encouraged during any face to face meeting, along with proper social distancing.  Driver's License services will not be offered at this time.  The Department on Aging and the Planning & Zoning Office are open by appointment only.  In person attendance at the County Commission meetings will not be allowed at this time. 
Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we work to safely transition back to full public access over time.  The safety of our citizens and employees is of paramount importance.  County staff is available to answer your questions by phone or email.  Please don't hesitate to contact us. 

Treasurer:  620.382.2180
Vehicle Dept:
County Clerk:  620.382.2185
Register of Deeds:  620.382.2151
County Attorney:  620.382.2243
District Court:  620.382.2104
Appraiser:  620.382.3715
Mapping:  620.382.3778
Road & Bridge:  620.382.3761

PUBLIC ATTENDANCE OF COUNTY COMMISSION MEETINGS BY TELECOMMUNICATION ONLY.  In-person attendance at the County Commission meetings is not allowed at this time due to mass gathering restrictions.  We encourage attendance by telecommunication which also allows public interaction.
To join the County Commission meetings from your computer, tablet or smartphone, go to or by phone dial 1-866-899-4679.  The access code is 639-484-901#.

Please contact individual County offices directly for any questions or assistance.

Senior Centers

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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Senior Centers

Burns Seniors
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,KS 67438

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.


Lincolnville Seniors
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.