Thornton Senior Center – May 2017
9Health Fair – Saturday, May 6 from 7a.m. to 12 p.m.
Available Screenings (Free): lung function, vision, hearing, skin screening, hand screening, blood pressure, oral health, nutrition, body fat, foot screening, spinal screening, stress management, cardiac risk assessment, ask a pharmacist, body in balance, sleep apnea assessment, height/weight/BMI screening, metabolic syndrome screening, rheumatoid arthritis, and B12.
Fee-based screenings: blood chemistry analysis ($35), prostate specific antigen (PSA) analysis for men ($30), blood cell count ($20), Vitamin D screening ($45), Hemoglobin A1c blood screening ($30) and colon cancer screening kit ($25). www.9HealthFair.org Location: Carpenter Recreation Center – 11151 Colorado Blvd., Thornton, CO 80223
Victim Advocates – Wednesday, May 10 at 12:45 p.m.
The Victim Services Unit provides victims with support, assistance and crisis intervention at a time when it is needed most. Come meet one of the highly-trained advocates of this essential unit of the Thornton Police Department. FREE!
Castles of Colorado and Beyond – Wednesday, May 17 at 1 p.m.
From Colorado to Germany, exotic castles are filled with stories of luxury, espionage, murder and the exuberant lifestyles of the filthy rich. Please join Preethi Fernando, author of Castles and Grand Homes of America and Beyond for a fun-filled presentation! FREE!
Low Back Pain and Sciatica: What is the Most Effective Care? – Friday, May 19 at 12:45 p.m.
While most issues arise from the dysfunction of the spinal joints, muscles and nerves, a skilled practitioner can help you live pain free without the use of medication and/or surgery. Join Dr. Peter Ray D.C., C. Ac. with Partners in Health for a presentation on how to improve your quality of life and enjoy your favorite activities without pain! FREE!
Pandas International – Wednesday, June 7 at 12:45 p.m.
Learn about the Panda Centers in China and projects supported by this wonderful organization whose goal is to ensure the preservation and propagation of the endangered Giant Panda. FREE!
Silver Tsunami – Wednesday, June 7 from 2-4:30 p.m.
Are you ready for the Silver Tsunami of options? Learn about managing choices for making your money last, aging at home or in a community, paying for long term care and passing on your estate. Presented by
Amanda Korth, Financial Advisor from Transamerica, Sharon Wiest, Realtor with Coldwell Banker, and Tracy Tirey, Elderlaw Attorney. Open to seniors and caregivers.FREE!
Thornton Senior Center
9471 Dorothy Boulevard Thornton, CO 80229