Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Duke Heart Center and Northgate Mall Team Up for Senior Wellness Expo Friday, July 20, 2012

Duke Heart Center and Northgate Mall have lined up more than 40 exhibitors to participate in its Senior Wellness Expo, Friday, July 20, 2012 from 8:30am-1:00pm at Northgate Mall’s Center Court, 1058 West Club Boulevard, Durham. This event is free and open to the public.


“Whether you want to learn more about prescription drugs, home health care, disease prevention, or get tips on how to keep fit, this event will help you learn more about ways to preserve your health,” said Leatrice Short, Duke Heart Center Outreach Coordinator and organizer of the event. “This Expo will provide a one-stop experience for people who want to talk to health care and wellness professionals and learn about an array of area services.”

Exhibitors include Kroger, Duke Heart Center, Durham Regional Hospital, Senior PharmAssist, Durham Center for Senior Life, Duke Stroke Center, Croasdaile Village, AAA, Minority Women’s Health Project, Royal Alert, AARP, EPA, Meals on Wheels and dozens more.

Schedule: Free Educational and Entertainment Events 9:00am-1:00pm

9:00am: Welcome/Dare 2 B Different Dancers Platinum/Heart Healthy Cooking Demonstrationpresented by Kroger

9:45am: Ask the Pharmacist presented by Kroger

10:00am: Zumbawith North Carolina Central University Wellness Center

10:30am: Warning Signs of Stroke with Mark Constable, Duke Stroke Center

11:00am: Durham Divasspecial performance

11:30am: Safe Driving for Seniors presented by AAA of Durham

12:00pm: Belly Dancing Demonstration with Golden Genies Belly Dancers

12:15pm: Heart Healthy Cooking Demonstration presented by Kroger

12:30pm: Ask The Pharmacist presented by Kroger

12:45pm: Zumba with North Carolina Center University Wellness Center

1:00pm: Door Prizes

Northgate Food Gallery merchants will provide discount lunch specials for attendees; vendor door prizes including Kroger gift cards and free goodie bags from sponsors Kroger, Dasani Water, Boom Magazine among others will be distributed at registration.

Northgate Mall is located at 1058 West Club Boulevard , Durham .northgatemall.com

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