Senior Centers Dining & Activities


Congregate dining is provided at four nutrition sites in the county: Birchwood, Minong, Shell Lake, and Spooner. Diners can partake of low-cost, nutritionally balanced meals in a warm atmosphere where they can enjoy being with other people and gain access to social activities.

Serving Times

Serving times vary depending on the site.

Call to Make Meal Reservations

Reservations are required 24 hours in advance and may be made at the following centers:

Birchwood - "Lakeside Center for Seniors"
110 Euclid Avenue, Birchwood, WI 54817

Minong - "Minong Senior Center"
700 Houston Street, Minong, WI 54859

Shell Lake - "Friendship Commons"
210 4th Avenue, Shell Lake, WI 54871

Spooner - "Our Neck of the Woods"
402 Oak Street, Spooner, WI 54801

Meal Cost - We accept Food Share (Quest Card)

Age 60 and Older or Disabled: Suggested Donations $3.50
Under Age 60: Full cost of Meals $8.75

*Under Age 60 or Disabled – Please contact the Nutrition Program Coordinator at 715-635-4460

No eligible participant will be denied a meal based on ability to contribute to the cost of the meal.

Nutritional Supplements (Ensure)

Nutritional Supplements are available in a variety of flavors at the ADRC office

Senior Center Activities

All four Senior Centers allow participants to greet long-time friends and meet new ones. Activities include but are not limited to crafts, birthday parties, potluck dinners, aerobics, stitchery, singing, bingo, and card games.