YMCA of Greater Brandywine is proud to offer Silver Sneakers, a free fitness program for adults 65+ (with a qualifying health plan). Stephanie will be demonstrating some of the group exercise classes offered through the program and explaining the importance of healthy exercise at every age. She can answer questions about the memberships for all seven locations.
Renee will be educating attendees on the benefits of essential oils, their most popular uses, and what to look for when choosing them. She will also speak about proper usage of oils, as well as cooking and cleaning with them. Renee has over four years’ experience with essential oils, teaches classes, and is AromaTouch Massage Certified.
Barry Surran performed a three-hour concert at Delaware Water Gap Country Club and was a guest soloist with the Reading Pops Orchestra. Since winning PA State Senior Idol in 2008, Barry has been performing for senior groups, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, private functions, restaurants, and weddings.
2011 winner Peggy Kurtz Keller sung the national anthem for her high school and is still singing it at Clipper Magazine Stadium for the Lancaster Barnstormers. Peggy enjoys singing at the VA Hospital in Lebanon, for community and civic organizations, and in local theater.
Barry and Peggy will be performing jointly at the EXPO, alternating between individual performances and duets.
Senior Scam Prevention educates older Pennsylvanians and their families throughout the commonwealth on crime prevention. The program’s goal is to make Pennsylvania’s older population aware of the threat of fraud, teach them how to avoid being victimized, and to make sure they know whom they should call when they are concerned about their safety and well-being.
Learn which foods tamp down stress and which ones may actually amplify its intensity. After this workshop, you will feel empowered with food, nutrition, and self-care knowledge that will help you move away from the cycle of choosing unhealthy foods to cope with stress to enjoying healthy, stress-relieving super-foods. You will also learn several non-food stress-busting practices.
Good representation of vendors who were courteous. [The EXPO was] very interesting with plenty of resources available and in a good facility. ~ Rosemary C.
It was phenomenal! Another great year. Will be looking forward to next year, sign me up ~ Karen B., Director, Bethany Village at Home
This is the best EXPO I’ve ever been to. Keep up the good work! ~ Darlene S.
We met a lot of new patients and even scheduled appointments for new patients. The staff and planning committee was excellent to work with throughout the entire event. ~ Mary M., American Dental Solutions
Enjoyed the experience. After last year’s [EXPO] I got gutter spouts installed.~ Charlie M.
We enjoyed the steady flow of consumer traffic and meeting the many senior folks who stopped to chat about our services. Thanks again to your great staff. ~ Carolyn T., Armstrong Relocation