Schimpf, Bryant, and Henry to host annual senior fair
MURPHYSBORO, IL – State Sen. Paul Schimpf (R-Waterloo), State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) and Mayor Mike Henry are hosting their annual Senior Fair at the Carbondale Civic Center on July 20, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
All interested senior citizens in the Carbondale area are invited to attend for information and demonstrations on important quality-of-life issues. More than 50 area vendors will be in attendance to provide services to area seniors.
Local healthcare organizations will be providing blood pressure testing, oral health education, grip strength tests, and a wellness screening that includes a trigger point chair massage. There will also be blood sugar and cholesterol screenings with an eight (8) hour fast recommended.
The Illinois Treasurer’s Office will have the I-Cash database available for interested residents to look for unclaimed checks or property.
Government agencies will be on hand to provide information on prescription and insurance programs, veterans’ benefits, amplified telephones and many other programs. Free refreshments and door prizes will be provided.
What: Sen. Schimpf, Rep. Bryant, and Mayor Henry Senior Fair 2017
When: Thursday, July 20, 2017, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Where: Carbondale Civic Center, 200 S. Illinois, Carbondale
For further information about the event, please contact Sen. Schimpf’s and Rep. Bryant's Office at 618-684-1100.