Promoting educational opportunities for healthy life choices (60+) in Marathon County.
Dr. Zorba Paster kicks off a new program in Wausau!
Join us on Monday, May 20th, for All Things Senior! A one-day educational workshop providing Seniors the ability to grow and connect to the many resources and opportunities in and around Marathon County. This community, collaborative opportunity is being held on the Wausau campus of the UW-Stevens Point, formerly the UWMC. Our day begins with humorist Wisconsin Public Radio personality, Zorba Paster. A senior himself – his enthusiasm and contagious laugh have made him a favorite with health conscious public radio listeners for over a decade.
Choose from 3 different interactive workshop sessions!
Throughout the day, Seniors will be exposed to a full day of learning activities promoting healthy aging. Sample activities include: Understanding vitamin and supplements, Adaptive gardening for Seniors, Don't just Retire - ReFire!, Chair Yoga, Tai Chi, Health Benefits of Social Connections, Healthy Eating on a Budget, Within Reach - Smart Technology Accessibility and much more! Participants will register for three classes, which also includes a boxed lunch.
Betsy Abramson to wrap up the day!
At the end of the day, closing speaker, Betsy Abramson from the Wisconsin Institute for Healthy
Aging (WIHA), will deliver her message of the incredibly
pervasive ageism in society, its impact on our health, and how important a
positive image of Aging in Wisconsin is to overall better health for
COST FOR THIS EVENT IS $25/PERSON
Due to our community partners and sponsors, we are able to offer this event at $25/person. For those in need, scholarship opportunities are available. Mark your calendars for Monday, May 20th, for All Things Senior at the UW-Stevens Point at Wausau Campus, formerly UWMC.