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Grundy County
Community Cafés
Operating from the lovely Saratoga Towers just north of downtown Morris we invite you to come and join us for fun and excitement!
Contact Information
Manager: Patty Strahan
Phone: (815) 941-1590
Fax: (815) 280-0416
Saratoga Towers
1700 Newton Drive
Morris, IL 60450

Grundy County News December 2017

We welcome Georgis Catering as our new caterer for our Saratoga Tower Café meals on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday and as our new full time caterer for our Home Delivered Meals!   He has been providing his delicious food for our dinner and weekend meals for our home delivered program and we are very excited to add his food to our regular delivery! We look forward to a new and exciting menu with lots of variety!

Do you know about our Home Delivered Meal program and our Community Café program? We are looking for new participants! If you are, or know a senior 60 or above you or they are eligible!

If you are home bound a hot meal can be delivered daily from Monday-Friday to your home in Grundy County. We also have funding available to provide a second nutritious meal for the day and meals on the weekends. There is no financial requirement you just need to meet the age requirement. If you are interested please give us a call at 815-941-1590.

Our congregate meal program offers many opportunities for you to have a hot nutritious meal for a great price! Look at our congregate meal menu for the dates, times and places showing where we will be during the month. We travel to Coal City, Mazon and Minooka, and even R Place in Morris and Whistle Stop in Diamond/Coal City! These meals are either catered or provided by that restaurant and cost is a $6 donation to our program.

Starting Monday December 11th we will have special events in Coal City!
Christmas in Coal City
Join us at The Coal City Lions Club on Monday, December 11th for a Christmas Party!

Pork Roast W/Dressing, Mashed Potatoes W/Gravy,
Broccoli Normandy, Vegetable Tray, 
Jello, Dessert, Milk.
Lunch 12:00 Bingo to follow a short meeting. Suggested Donation $6.00

Reservation Requested Please! 815-941-1590

Our next Monthly party at Saratoga Towers is Wednesday, December 20th with our Christmas Lunch! The meal will be Ham with Honey Mustard Glaze, Scalloped Potatoes, Peas & Carrots, Rolls & Butter, Dessert, Mile or Coffee. The cost is only a suggested donation of $6

Wear your festive attire, and join us at 11AM in singing Christmas Music!

Ring in the New Year at Saratoga Tower Our New Year’s Party will be held on Friday December 29th with Lunch at 11:30 AM and Bingo to follow. We’ll ring in the New Year at the start of Bingo! The cost for the New Year’s Party is a suggested donation of $5 per person which includes appetizers, Goulash, Kidney Bean Salad, Tossed Salad, Pears, Dessert, Punch, Milk Phone in your RSVP to 815-941-1590 today!

FREE Movie Day at Saratoga Tower! Join us at 9AM Thursday December 28th for
Popcorn and Drinks while we watch The Pixar Movie – UP Lunch available for purchase after the movie. RSVP to 815-941-1590!

We also serve a congregate lunch at Saratoga Towers in Morris Monday through Friday at 11:30 AM followed by Bingo (on Wednesdays and Fridays.) The cost for these meals depend on the day but is either a suggested donation of $3.50 or $6 per person. Reservations are requested.

Whistle Stop Café and R Place both provide a senior meal twice a month for $6. We also offer Great Plates meal coupons that are good for either R Place or Whistle Stop, and those are $6 each. They are usable at any time when you make your meal selection from their “Great Plates” menu. You use that coupon to pay for your meal and of course, please tip your wait staff.


Patty Strahan
Nutrition Director, Grundy County

December 2017 Cafe Menu

December 2017
Home Delivered Menu

December 2017
Saratoga Towers Menu

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