The Parowan Senior Center has a variety of activities. No matter where you live you are welcome to attend. Some of these activities include:
- Don’t miss your Zion’s Way Hospice massage at 11:30 A.M. on the 1st Wednesday of every month.
- Blood pressure is checked by Horizon Home Health care on the 3rd Wednesday of every month starting at 11:00 A.M.
- Bingo is every Friday at 11:30 A.M. Prizes are awarded to the winners!
- The pool table is always available for a fun game of pool
- Relax on the couch in front of the T.V., read a book or do trivia and word puzzles provided at the center.
- Shopping day in Cedar City. Refer to senior bus section for details.
- During lunch enjoy entertainment and presentations. Refer to flyer for details.
The Parowan Senior Center provides a delicious “home cooked” lunch meal by a professional staff of cooks. Their goal is to provide the most nutritious and delicious meal as possible. The meals meet all the governmental regulations for nutrition, dietary and sanitation conditions.
The Parowan Senior Center lunch meal is served on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Refer to the Parowan flyer for the daily menu listing. The center begins serving promptly at 12:15 P.M. Music, entertainment, or presentations are often performed during lunch.
Reservations are required by calling the center before 9:30 A.M. This allows the cooks to know how many meals they need to prepare. There is a suggested donation cost of $3.00 per meal for those 60 years of age and older. Those under 60 years of age must pay a charge of $7.00 per meal.
Senior Shuttle Bus
Lunch at the Parowan Senior Center
On Monday, Wednesday and Friday the bus can pick you up at your home around 10-30 – 11:30 A.M. and bring you to the center for lunch at 12:15 P.M. On Monday, the shuttle will have you there in time to play Bingo before lunch. On Wednesday after lunch is “shopping day” and the shuttle will take you home after the shopping, which is around 3:00 – 4:00 P.M. On Fridays, you would stay after lunch for Bingo, and then the driver will take you home around 2:00 P.M. The bus can come to Paragonah and Summit as well to pick you up and take you home. During those days, the bus can take you to the Parowan Market and other destinations in Parowan. There is a suggested donation of $3.00 round trip per person 60 years and older and cost of $7.00 for those that are under 60 years old.
Please note: There are some restrictions associated with the Senior Bus, such as where you live, health ability to ride on the bus, etc.
Shopping Day in Cedar
The 2nd and 4th Thursday is “Shopping Day” in Cedar. The driver will pick you up at your home around 9:30 A.M. and take you to Walmart and other destinations in Cedar and then bring you home around 2:00 P.M. There is a suggested $4.00 cost, round trip per person for this service. $7.00 for those under 60 years old.
Meals On Wheels
Meals on Wheels is available for senior citizens 60 years of age or older. Customers must meet the qualification to be “home bound”, meaning they are unable to transport themselves, or unable to have someone else transport them (senior bus, friends, relatives, etc.) to the Senior Center where lunch is available.
Lunch meals are delivered in the Cedar City area on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Delivery time is anytime between 11:00 A.M and 1:00 P.M. There is a suggested donation cost of $3.00 per meal.
The meals are delivered in 3 sections: a sealed food tray with cold items, such as salads, desserts, etc. and a hot food tray with the main course, vegetables, etc. and drink, which is choice of milk or juice. Refer to the monthly menu calendar. The meals are “home cooked” by a staff of cooks in the Senior Center kitchens. Meals are inspected regularly for nutrition qualifications, dietary specifications, sanitation and other local and governmental regulations. They are fresh and delicious.