Tuesday, May 5, 2015

First Annual Senior Services Expo Today!

From Ann Gregg, Manager of Senior Services.
The Senior Services Division is holding its 1st Annual Senior Expo on Tuesday, May 5th from 10:00am to 3:00pm at the new Senior & Community Center located at 61 Durant Terrace.

The Expo will feature 50 vendors consisting of businesses, non-profits, and city and state agencies. All of the vendors participating provide a valuable service to our city's older adults.  Several hundred attendees are expected throughout the expo, making it the largest event ever hosted by the Senior Services Division! Carpooling and/or taking advantage of the enhanced dial-a-ride service provided by Middletown Area Transit is advised.

This unique expo will highlight:

  • City/State Services
  • Community Services
  • Entertainment/Leisure/Recreation Activities
  • Health & Wellness Providers
  • Health Screenings
  • Homecare Services
  • Housing Options
  • Legal and Financial Services
  • Public Safety Agencies
  • Rehabilitation and Convalescent Centers
  • Volunteer Opportunities

There’s something for everyone!  A continental breakfast and cookout lunch will be provided to all attendees.  Mayor Daniel T. Drew is scheduled to speak in the Dining Hall at 10:30am.

Many of the vendors will be handing out promotional materials and giveaway items!  The Recreation & Community Services Department will also be raffling off 5 gift cards between 10am-3pm.

Pictures of the schedule of events as well as the floor layout are attached.  For additional information, please contact Senior Services at (860) 638-4540 or seniors@middletownct.gov .

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