Meals on Wheels, Long Beach
Meals on Wheels of Long Beach Inc. delivers freshly cooked meals for $9.75 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, April 14: Baked turkey ziti, whole-grain roll and green beans with pimentos; mixed fruit; turkey, ham and cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus threebean salad.
Friday, April 15: Baked ham with honey glaze sauce, mashed sweet potatoes and seasoned green beans; carrot cake; chicken Caesar salad, with lettuce, cheese, croutons and Caesar dressing, plus crackers.
Monday, April 18: Homemade meatloaf with mushroom gravy, garlic-and-chive mashed potatoes, and peas and carrots; oatmeal cookies; tuna salad sandwich, with spinach and tomato, plus homemade potato salad.
Tuesday, April 19: Curry chicken, brown and wild rice, and zucchini with tomatoes; pears with cinnamon; spinach salad, with chicken, Mandarin oranges, dried cranberries, feta cheese and vinaigrette dressing, plus crackers.
Wednesday, April 20: Pork loin with apple-berry sauce, mac and cheese, and peas and onions; fresh banana; roast beef and cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus Italian pasta salad.