9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brunswick Recreation Center
220 Neptune Drive
Brunswick, maine 04011
The 8th annual People Plus Senior Health Expo will be held this year at the Brunswick Recreation Center on Thursday, Oct 10, from 9 am to 1 pm. Admission is FREE and the first 500 people at the event will get a free swag bag and free activities will be held throughout the morning including flu shots and massages. Last year saw a record event with over 75 tables and 600 participants. The Expo gives attendees the opportunity to learn what services are available in the Midcoast region to live a longer, healthier life.
This event is made possible by the support of Lead Partners, Coastal Landing Retirement Community and Mid Coast-Parkview Health, and additional Partners The Vicarage by the Sea, Spectrum Generations and The Times Record. Sponsors include Avita of Brunswick/Sunnybrook Senior Living, Bill Dodge Auto Group, Brackett Funeral Home, Bridges Home Services, Healthy Living for ME, Neighbors, Inc,, and The Highlands along with Refreshment Sponsors Androscoggin Home Healthcare and Hospice and Wicked Joe Coffee. Space for the event is provided by The Town of Brunswick.
Free activities throughout the event include CHANS flu shot clinic, Technology Help Desk courtesy of Ralph Lewis with MacCare, Falls Risk Screenings with Healthy Living for ME, a chance to win free tickets on the Amtrak Downeaster, performances by Nor’easters Barbershop Chorus, Video Otoscope Screenings with Mary’s Affordable Hearing Aids, Massages from Massage on Maine, Reiki Treatments with Hearts and Hands, car winterization tips with Bill Dodge Auto Group, free Tai Chi demo classes from Coastal Qigong, and you can also try the indoor walking track. Additional activities include Yellow Dot registration, Good Morning and Volunteer Transportation Network program registration, and book signings and author chats courtesy of the People Plus Write On Writers group. Free Wicked Joe Coffee and treats will be provided, and light lunch will be available for purchase courtesy of Cohen on the Meadows with Spectrum Generations.
Public transportation will be available to the Brunswick Recreation Center during the event courtesy of The Brunswick Explorer. When riders get on their regular bus, they just need to say “Take Me to the Expo!” Several return bus rides from the Brunswick Recreation Center will be made available.
For more information visit www.peopleplusmaine.org or call 729-0757.