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Grandparent's Day Festival

September 10, 2016 - September 11, 2016

Please join us for the Inaugural Grandparent’s Day Family Festival

On September 10, 2016
At the Historic Oak Hill Elementary School (SALS)
Festivities will begin at 9:00 AM and end at 2:00 PM


9:00 AM                 Opening prayer by Pastor David Sneed
Color Guard Presentation by Colonel Chris Selvey JROTC
National Anthem and God Bless America sung by Samantha Sorrell
Honor Veterans in audience
McQuade Family introduction
9:20 AM                 OHPD and OHFD giving safety tips
9:30 AM                 Cooking for 1 or 2 by Emma Davis
9:40 AM                 Dental Health by Dr. Travis Wills
9:50 AM                 Legal Matters by Erwin Conrad
10:00 AM                Money Matters by Teresa Workman, CPA
10:10 AM                Eye Health by Southern Eye Care Associates
10:20 AM                Prescription Drugs by Rob Rosiek
10:30 AM                Nationwide Insurance by Benjamin Farley-Nationwide Insurance
10:40 AM                New River Health will bring their Strolling Colon and health info
11:00 AM                Hospice Information
11:10 AM                AARP Fraud Watch by Linda Bunn
11:30 AM                Stretching Exercises by Active Fitness Center
12:00 noon              Free Spaghetti lunch provided by Oak Hill Business and Professional Association, prepared by the staff of SALS (cafeteria style, come and go as you please)
Peggy Farrish will read a poem Why Wear Purple When You Are Old
12:00 Noon until 2:00 PM
There will be activities going on throughout the building such as:

  • Senior/Family Olympics going on in the gym located on bottom floor
  • “Senior” Prom with Line Dancing class by Faye DeQuasie
  • Sing-A-Long Songs
  • Eyeglass repair and cleaning
  • Blood pressure, breathing test, colon health
  • Blood sugar testing
  • Technical support and tips for iPads, smart phones

Please stop by the tables that will be located in the hallways and pick up any further information from our speakers.


September 10, 2016
September 11, 2016
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