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, March 24: Swedish meatballs with garlic-cream sauce, egg noodles, seasoned broccoli and Mexicali corn; maple-baked pears; roast beef and cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus marinated beet salad.
Friday, March 25: Chicken noodle casserole, seasoned carrots and Brussels sprouts; chocolate cake; Greek chicken salad, with tomato, olives, cucumber, feta cheese and vinaigrette dressing, plus crackers.
Monday, March 28: Polish sausage with sautéed onions and red bell peppers, baked beans, and broccoli and cauliflower; fresh pear; egg salad sandwich, with spinach and tomato, plus marinated cucumber-and-onion salad.
Tuesday, March 29: Turkey à la king, biscuit and green beans with pimentos; yogurt with berries; Chinese chicken salad, with Mandarin oranges, cabbage, carrots, onion and Asian dressing, plus crackers.
Wednesday, March 30: Beef lasagna, whole-grain dinner roll, and broccoli and cauliflower; baked apples with granola; turkey-and-cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus potato salad.