School lunch

Students eat lunch at Irving Elementary School.

Jim Lee, Sioux City Journal

Sioux City Community Schools

Monday: Elementary schools; 4x6 sausage pizza; Middle and High schools: Bid Daddy pepperoni pizza, dinner salad/tomatoes, fruit cocktail, fat free chocolate pudding, milk

Tuesday: Pulled pork/bun/BBQ sauce, baked beans, sliced pickles, applesauce, ranch wedges, milk

Wednesday: Chicken noodle soup, carrot/celery sticks, peanut butter, pears, W.G. cinnamon roll, pretzel gold fish crackers, milk

Thursday: Grilled chicken/bun, tossed salad/dressing, fresh mixed fruit, black bean salsa/chips, milk

Friday: Maple glazed waffle/syrup, sausage links (2), carrots/celery sticks/peanut butter, strawberry/apple parfait, milk

Siouxland Center for Active Generations

Open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 313 Cook St. For more information, call 712-255-1729.

Weekly classes and programs:

Monday: 1 p.m. Christmas Party (pre-register); 8 a.m. Scrapbooking; 8:30 a.m. Yoga w/Amanda; 9:30 a.m. Interm Duplicate Bridge Class, Wii Bowling; 10 a.m. Knitting & Crocheting; 11 a.m. American Mah Jong; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch; 12 p.m. ACBL Duplicate Bridge; 1 p.m. Christmas Party, Ballet Exercise & Jazz, Pinochle, Woodcarving.

Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. Coffee Talk with Cheryl; 8:30 a.m. Enhance Fitness w/YMCA Instr.; 9 a.m. Penny Bingo, Senior Yoga; 9:30 a.m. Painting Class; 10 a.m. Creative Writing, Walking Off Pounds; 10:15 a.m. Belly Dancing; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch; 12:30 p.m. Hoopla, Tap Class, Penny Bingo; 1 p.m. Mexican Train, Painting Class, Pitch; 2 p.m. Ping Pong.

Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. Enhance Fitness w/YMCA Instr., Novice Dup. Bridge Game; 9:30 a.m. Painting Class; 10 a.m. Chess Group, Sexy & Fit after 40; 10:30 a.m. Talk Show "Medicaid 2018" John Dovovan, United Healthcare; 10:45 a.m. Guitar Practice; 11 a.m. Ballet Exercise & Jazz; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch; 11:30 a.m. Jam Session; 1 p.m. Choreographed Ballroom, Phase 10, Coloring Corner, Scrabble, 500; 2:30 p.m. 1 Mile Walk Warm Up; 3 p.m. Fitness w/Kelly; 6 p.m. ACBL Duplicate Bridge.

Thursday: 8:30 a.m. Penny Bingo; 9 a.m. Yoga, Beginner 2 Line Dance; 10 a.m. Beginning Bridge, Walking Off Pounds, Men's Club, Women's Club; 10:30 a.m. Balance Class w/YMCA Instr.; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch; 12:30 p.m. Woodcarving; 1 p.m. ACBL Duplicate Bridge, Men's & Women's Social Group, Inter. Line Dance, Cribbage; 2 p.m. Ping Pong.

Friday: 8:30 a.m. Enhance Fitness W/YMCA Instr., Exercise Plus 50; 9:30 a.m. Wii Bowling, Mixed Media Art Class/Vivian Miller, Fitness w/Dixie, Women's Pool Shooting Class; 10 a.m. Blood Pressure/Mercy; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lunch; 12 p.m. Basic Tap, Bridge Group; 12:30 p.m. Open Craft Time; 1 p.m. Bridge, 500, Friday Dance "Shirley's Big Band."

This week's menu:

Monday: Chicken fried chicken, mashed potatoes, country gravy, vegetable, dessert 

Tuesday: Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetable, dessert 

Wednesday: Lasagna soup, grilled cheese sandwich, dessert 

Thursday: Country dried steak, mashed potatoes, country gravy, vegetable, dessert 

Friday: Hot pork sandwich, mashed potatoes/gravy, vegetable, dessert 

Elderly Nutrition Program

Persons 60 years of age and older and their spouses may participate in the elderly nutrition program in Siouxland. In Sioux City, meals are served Monday-Friday at Riverside Gardens’ Community Room, 715 Bruner Ave., Monday through Friday at Fairmount Park, 210 S. Fairmount St.

A suggested contribution of $3.75-$6.50/meal or what each person can afford without causing a financial hardship.

Reservations are required a day in advance by calling the Connections Area Agency on Aging nutrition office at 279-6900 ext. 8226 or for more information about other available meal sites.

Monday: Beef fiesta macaroni, green peas, sliced carrots, multi grain bread, carnival cookie, milk, margarine 

Tuesday: Chicken corn chowder, mixed green salad, Italian vegetable blend, wheat roll, peach cobbler, salad dressing, milk, margarine

Wednesday: Hamburger patty/bun, lettuce/tomato, roasted potato medley, mixed vegetables, banana, milk, ketchup, mustard

Thursday: Baked chicken breast, savory apricot sauce, whipped potatoes, Harvard beets, wheat bread, fruit cocktail, milk, margarine

Friday: Pork/supreme sauce, mashed red potatoes, Brussels sprouts, wheat bread, applesauce, milk, margarine

South Sioux City Senior Center

1501 W. 29th St.; 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. office hours Monday through Friday; regular hours 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. services Monday through Friday except holidays.

Monthly events, Card Club, every Friday. Pool every day, with pool tournaments the second and fourth Tuesday of each month and in-house tournaments the first and third Tuesday. Friday Nite Jam Session every Friday night.

Daily meals, served from noon to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday except on evening meal Monday. Pre-registration the day before is appreciated. Suggested contribution is $4 per meal for persons 60 and over; $5 for persons under 60; all carryouts and all evening meals, $5. For more information, call 402-494-1500.

Home-delivered meals, available in South Sioux City, Dakota City and surrounding area to elderly and handicapped persons. Menu and newsletter available monthly.

This week's menu:

Monday Evening meal: BBQ ribs, baked potatoes, baked beans, baked apples

Tuesday: Ham and bean soup, cottage cheese, pickled beets, corn bread, apricots

Wednesday: Swiss steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, green peppers and onions, applesauce

Thursday: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes, gravy, stewed tomatoes, pineapple

Friday: Chicken patty, steak fries, California medley, mandarin oranges


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