Saturday, October 19, 2013

The Senior Center will host the 7th Annual Community Wellness Expo on Saturday, October 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Designed to “Enrich the Lives of Older Adults and Their Families,” the Community Wellness Expo will provide valuable health/wellness information to older adults in the community. 

Attendees can browse through over 30 exhibitor booths that will provide  information pertaining to seniors.  This event will also feature pneumonia and shingles vaccination shots, flu shots, and a variety of health screenings that focus on body composition, and blood pressure, and hearing health.  Additionally, seniors can bring their medications and questions for one-on-one pharmacist consultations.  A free continental breakfast will be offered to all attendees from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.  Admission is free and parking is plentiful and easy!

This community event is coordinated by the Community Wellness Association of Escondido.  This group is comprised of:  The City of Escondido’s Senior Center, Seniors Serving Seniors, and Palomar Health. 

This event will be held at the Park Avenue Community Center, home of Escondido Senior Center located at 210 Park Avenue in Escondido.  For general information and sponsorship/exhibitor space, please call the Escondido Senior Center at 760-839-4688. 

For information about the City of Escondido, please visit www.escondido.org