Senior Picnic and Fun Fest - June 19, 2019

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Contact: Sofia Rittenhouse                                   
Health & Wellness Coordinator                                               
(607) 778-2411 
SRittenhouse@co.broome.ny.us

                            

Senior Picnic & Fun Fest

All seniors, their families and friends are invited to attend the 2019 Senior Picnic & Fun Fest at SUNY Broome on Wednesday, June 19 at 10 am.

The day features live entertainment by Rich Wilson and Orange Blossom Special, medication drop-off with the Broome County Sheriff’s Department, document shredding, cooking demonstrations, visiting Bark-9 Therapy Dogs, and many more fun activities. Over 50 vendors will be on site to provide valuable information about resources in the community.

Lunch will be served at noon and will include a chicken barbeque sandwich, red potato salad, baked beans and strawberry shortcake.  Advanced meal tickets are required and can be picked up beginning on Friday, May 24th at any senior center. The deadline for tickets is Tuesday, June 18th.  A contribution of $4.25 is requested for those age 60+ and spouse of any age.  Those age 60 and over and their spouse of any age will not be denied service due to an inability or unwillingness to contribute.  For all others, the ticket price is $4.25.

Parking is available on campus and shuttle buses from senior centers will be provided for convenience. For more details, call 778-2411. 

A special thank you to this year’s major sponsors: Bath Fitter, Susquehanna Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and WellCare Health Plans.

A special thank you to this year’s supporters: Aetna, CDPHP, Good Shepherd Communities, Humana MarketPOINT Inc., iCircle, Rural Health Network of South Central NY & Getthere, The SEPP Group – Housing with a Heart, United Methodist Homes, UnitedHealthcare, and Upstate Services Group: Absolute Care, Bridgewater Center & Vestal Park

Thank you also to this year’s contributors:  Alzheimer’s Association – Central NY Chapter, James V. DeMarco & Sons Funeral Home and Wm. R. Chase & Sons Funeral Home, Fidelis Care, and SilverSneakers® Fitness Program

 

What: “Senior Picnic & Fun Fest”

When: Wednesday, June 19th, 10 am – 2 pm

Where: SUNY Broome & SUNY Broome Ice Center (907 Front Street, Binghamton)

Who: Open to the public

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