Essex County will hold a Senior Wellness Day events at the Codey Arena in West Orange. The fun-filled day will feature activities and provide a wealth of information, all to benefit seniors. Older residents can come out, have a good time, and learn about nutirition, exercise tips, and the various programs and services that the county has available. The one-stop event is convenient for seniors and will educate them on available services and programs that can help improve their quality of life.
Flu shots, health screenings, and exercise demonstrations will also be available. Various Essex County agencies, including the Division of Senior Services, will have representatives on site to discuss programs. Area hospitals, senior day care facilities, local nursing homes and other social service providers will be in attendance to provide information.
Musical entertainment will be provided. All seniors will receive free refreshments and bagged produce. Admission to Turtle Back Zoo next to Codey Arena will be free for seniors on the day of the event.