— The 2014 Putnam County Senior Expo will be held on Friday, Aug.
8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ottawa Elementary School located
at 123 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa. This event is free and open to the
Putnam County Senior Expo is hosted each year by a collaboration of
county agencies and businesses (Meadows of Kalida, Leipsic and Putnam
Acres, Putnam County Council on Aging, Putnam County Homecare and
Hospice, Ottawa Senior Citizens Association, and Putnam County Health
Department). This annual event is a service provided to Putnam County
and area Senior Citizens, their families, and caregivers. Attendees
are offered the opportunity to obtain information from over 50
exhibitors on many topics including Veteran’s Services, funeral
pre-planning, medical supplies and equipment, banking, insurance, and
Investment services, housing/living options, therapies and counseling
services, legal services, health related information, etc.
are also offered the opportunity to receive several free health
screenings including blood pressure checks, blood sugar testing, grip
and balance testing, Derma Scans, bone density testing, mobility and
injury screenings, and pulse ox screenings. Cholesterol and Glucose
testing will be available for a minimal fee on a cash only basis.
will be presentations from two local physicians. Dr. Ron Black, a
Senior Expo favorite, will be speaking at 9:00 a.m. on
God’s Miracle of Digestion.
Jacinta Eickholt will be discussing
at 10:30 a.m. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office will once again be
available for attendees to dispose of old medications (no syringes,
liquids, or creames will be accepted).
event will also provide free morning snacks and coffee, a free lunch,
and door prizes. Entertainment from Charlie Doepker will take place
from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
you have questions or need additional information, do not hesitate to
contact Tina Weber at (419) 532-2961 or by email at
email@example.com. You may also contact Jodi Warnecke at
(419) 523-4121 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.