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Radogno, Durkin to host FREE Senior Health Fair on August 15
State Sen. Christine Radogno (R-Lemont) and State Rep. Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) are hosting a free Senior Health Fair on Wed., Aug. 15 featuring approximately 40 local and state participants.
The event will be held on Wed., August 15 from 10 a.m. to Noon at the Lemont Park District’s CORE Fitness Center at 16028 127th Street in Lemont.
Refreshments will be provided, and guests can take advantage of free heath screenings to assess hearing, grip strength and balance assessment, and to check blood pressure. Information will be available on a variety of topics including transportation and assisted living options, home and fire safety, and financial security—including how to save money on utilities. The State Treasure’s Office will also be on site to help guests determine if they have unclaimed money or assets to recover.
Fair participants include AARP; AccuQuest Hearing Center; Addus HealthCare Inc.; Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital; Aetna Better Health; Alden Gardens of Bloomingdale; Alvernia Manor Senior Living; Alzheimer’s Association; Assisted Transition; Better Business Bureau; Chiro One Wellness; Civil Air Patrol; Community Adult Day Services; Citizens Utility Board; EMB; Emeritus of Burr Ridge; Franciscan Village; Health Connection; Home Helpers; Home Sweet Home Care; IlliniCare Health; Illinois State Police; Independence-4-Seniors; Juice Plus; Lemont Fire Protection District; Lemont S.A.L.T.; Lemont Township; Mary Kay Cosmetics; NEIL Area Agency on Aging; Office of the Illinois Attorney General; Office of the Illinois Comptroller; Office of the Illinois Secretary of State; Office of the Illinois Treasurer; PACE; RTA; Senior Care Partners; Silver Cross Hospital; The Senior Site; University of Illinois Extension; Victorian Village; and Waddell & Reed.
For more information, contact Rep. Durkin’s office at (708) 352-7700 or Sen. Radogno’s office at (630) 243-0800.
More About Centennial Park
Since 1975, Centennial Park has been Lemont's center for community gathering. Centennial Park has an indoor complex with a wide array of amenities for both kids and adults. Inside Centennial Park there is indoor basketball, volleyball, gymnastics, racquetball and much more. Outside of Centennial Park features tennis and basketball courts, a swimming pool, several baseball and soccer fields and a skate park. Residents can also use the jogging path or stroll through the park's butterfly garden.
Membership is required for the park's activities, such as summer camps, sports camps, preschool and park events. Residents can rent out the entire pool (on certain dates) and the center's gymnasium for private parties or events. Centennial Park is located next to Old Quarry Middle School in west Lemont on 127th Street.
Other events here
- CHICAGO WHITE SOX, BULLS/SOX ACADEMY OFFER YOUTH SUMMER CAMPS IN LEMONT June 17, 2013 / June 18, 2013 / June 19, 2013 / June 20, 2013 / June 21, 2013, 1:00 pm–4:00 pm