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Older Adult Wellness Fair is May 19


Sample fitness classes, enjoy health and balance screenings, and enter prize drawings



Lakewood’s Recreation Division invites the public to enjoy a fun, free day of fitness, wellness and information sharing from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, May 19 during the Older Adult Wellness Fair at Charles Whitlock Recreation Center, 1555 Dover St. Whether you are 55 or older, or live or care for someone who is, there is valuable information for you at this popular annual event!


Attendees can enjoy fitness demonstrations and classes, balance and strength tests, health assessments, blood screenings and blood pressure checks. Other activities include free massages and foot care, prizes, giveaways and more! Additionally, during the fair attendees can save 20% on the purchase of six-month facility passes, annual Senior All-Access passes and all personal training package.


More than 70 local vendors and resources will be at your disposal to explore: lawyers, adaptive equipment companies, home health organizations, transportation services, handyman businesses and independent and assisted living organizations. While browsing, enjoy food samples and enter to win door prizes.


Representatives from 9Health Fair will be in attendance, offering testing in the following areas: Blood chemistry, blood count, A1C, Vitamin D, Vitamin B12, PSA, Testosterone and Colon Cancer. These 9Heath Fair tastings carry an additional cost.


The event is free to the public, and no registration is necessary.

Posted on: Wednesday, April 26, 2017