Meals on Wheels, Long Beach
Meals on Wheels of Long Beach Inc. delivers freshly cooked meals for $8.75 per day Monday-Friday, between 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Deliveries include an 8-ounce carton of 1 percent milk. An alternate dessert is available for those on a diabetic diet. Contact Client Manager Caron Adler at (562) 439-5000, ext. 1, or visit www. mowlb.org to complete an online application. To cancel a meal for the following day, you must contact Adler before 9 a.m. the prior business day. Menu is subject to change without notice.
Thursday, Sept. 2: Roasted turkey with sage gravy, cornbread stuffing and Brussels sprouts; fresh banana; roast beef and cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus homemade potato salad.
Friday, Sept. 3: Polish sausage with sautéed onions and red bell peppers, baked beans and lemon-pepper broccoli; watermelon; spinach salad, with chicken, mandarin oranges, dried cranberries, feta cheese and vinaigrette dressing, plus crackers.
Monday, Sept. 6: Closed for Labor Day. No deliveries.
Tuesday, Sept. 7: Oven-baked chicken breast with lemoncaper sauce, mashed sweet potatoes and green bean almandine; chocolate pudding; chicken salad sandwich, with spinach and tomato, plus marinated beet-and-onion salad.
Wednesday, Sept. 8: Stuffed bell peppers, garlic-and-chive mashed potatoes, and peas with onions and pimentos; fresh pear; turkey-and-cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus tricolor pasta salad.