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Save the Date: 5th Annual Well Beyond 60! EXPO at the Ohio State Fair, July 30 Bookmark

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Ohio Department of Aging partners with Ohio State Fair to Sponsor Fifth Annual Well Beyond 60! EXPO on Senior Day

Interactive Health and Wellness Fair free with half-price admission for 60-plus

For the fifth consecutive year, the Ohio Department of Aging is partnering with the Ohio State Fair to sponsor the Well Beyond 60! EXPO on the Fair’s Senior Day, July 30, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The EXPO is an interactive health and wellness fair that features nearly 3,000 square feet of health screenings, wellness demonstrations, and more provided at no cost by state and community partners. The EXPO is located in the fairgrounds’ Central Park area and is free to fairgoers with paid fair admission.  Visitors age 60 and older enjoy $4 admission on Senior Day.

 

Special group packages are available through July 1, 2019.

 

Services include computerized balance screening, falls risk assessments, vision screening, kidney health assessments, blood pressure screenings, long-term care consumer advice, medication safety education, nutrition demonstrations, home adaptations, diabetes education, driver safety resources, and more.

 

The Department of Aging will also conduct a falls prevention mini-workshop prior to the day’s free Senior Day Concert at 1 p.m. in the Celeste Center, “A John Denver Tribute featuring Ted Vigil.”

 

For more information about the Well Beyond 60! EXPO, visit: www.aging.ohio.gov/wellbeyond60expo .
For general information about the Ohio State Fair, please visit: www.ohiostatefair.com .



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