Schedule of Events

8:30am – 8:55am

Continental Breakfast

Q&A with vendors (Gym)

9:00am – 9:10am

Opening / Introductions

Pastor Frank McClure (Auditorium)

9:10am – 9:55am

Basics of Alzheimer’s & Parkinson’s Diseases

Dave Sharp (Auditorium)

This session will provide essential information about the two most common diagnoses of dementia.

10:00am – 10:30am

Senior Safety, Scams & Self-defense

Chief Josh Noel & Sgt. Kyle Belec (Auditorium)

This session will help bring awareness of potential threats and dangers, teaching you how not to be a victim. You will learn how to identify and respond to current telemarketing fraud and financial scams as well as general safety tips and strategies that can be used for self-defense. 

Financial Considerations for the Next Stage of Life

James Baltzersen, AAMS (Multi-purpose Room)

Individuals have varying expectations for how they wish to spend their retirement years. This session will introduce the many interconnected planning factors that require careful consideration when developing a retirement strategy.

10:30am – 10:45am

15-minute Break

10:45am – 11:20am

What to Anticipate When a Loved One Has Passed Away

Beverly Huber & Michelle Katsaros (Auditorium)

Relieve the emotional and financial burden on your family and find simple steps you can do. Learn how to navigate through the process when a death has occurred. Understand the purpose of a funeral and learn the evolution of ceremony and grief.

Understanding How We Grieve

Jill Pfister (Multi-purpose Room)

Learn how to better understand the importance of grieving, how to recognize grief and cope while in the process, and how we can help others who are grieving.

11:25am – 12 Noon

Decisions Regarding End of Life

Laurie Yothment, LISW (Auditorium)

Explore ideas of how to start the conversation and understand the options, and consider the timing of when and how to prepare a plan. Dispel the misconceptions regarding Hospice Care.

Saving Your Family Time & Heartache: Preparing for Legal Issues Associated with Aging

Alexander Steciuch (Multi-purpose Room)

Learn about the legal complications that arise when adults get older and how simple steps and documents put together ahead of time can save families from conflict, strife, and costly alternatives. This presentation will briefly cover such topics as: Probate, Wills, Intestacy, Advanced Directives, Guardianships, and Estate Planning.

12:00 Noon – 12:35pm

Lunch

Q&A with vendors (Gym)

12:40pm – 12:55pm

Redefining Your Fitness Goals

Jill Pfister (Auditorium)

1:00pm – 1:30pm

Things to Consider Before It Is Too Late

Bruce Lindner (Auditorium)

Learn how to identify someone who can be of help when difficult questions need to be asked. Explore ideas on how to develop a plan that can work.

Senior Center Lifestyles — Enjoy The Journey

Sharon Colee (Multi-purpose Room)

This session will guide you to discover the process, not the event. That is – finding what makes you happy. Learn how to transition with purpose. That is – learning to dream and plan…for YOU. Also, seek and obtain your inspiration.

1:35pm – 2:05pm

Adults Need Vaccines, Too!

Pat Bianco, Pharmacist (Auditorium)

This session will discuss the benefits of vaccines and the variety of important vaccines, including influenza, shingles, and pneumonia.

Care for the Caregiver

Sandi Haywood (Multi-purpose Room)

Learn how to identify the signs of poor work/life balance. Consider various employer programs and alternative work options, and explore different methods of self-care.

2:05pm – 2:15pm

10-minute Break

2:15pm – 2:45pm

Panel Discussion Q&A

Bruce Lindner • Eric Moldenhauer • Laurie Yothment • Pat Bianco (Auditorium)

2:45pm – 3:00pm

Wrap-up / Door Prizes

 (Auditorium)

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