Allegan: Boomer Bash
ALLEGAN—Older adults in Allegan County can learn something new, find something new or meet someone new at Boomer Bash 2018, on Thursday, June 7, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1290 32nd St., Allegan.
Boomer bash is a free event open to adults aged 55 and older. It offers a continental breakfast, health screenings and exhibits, a chance to attend two different well-being workshops from a choice of 11, and live entertainment.
Here’s the schedule:
8-8:30 a.m. Check in and breakfast
8:30-8:45 a.m. Welcome by emcee Jay Follis, Gilmore Car Museum director of marketing.
11:30 a.m. Health screenings and exhibits
9:30-10:30 a.m. Workshops (session 1), which includes, “Essential Oils,” “Walk 15,” “Gourmet Cooking,” HomeFit, “Don’t Be A Victim,” “Create a Masterpiece” or “Think First to Prevent Falls.”
11 a.m.-12 p.m. Workshops (session 2) which includes “Essential Oils,” “Balance: Body, Mind,” Genealogy, HomeFit, “Bring Birds to Your Yard,” “Create a Masterpiece,” or “Stop the Bleed!”
12-12:30 p.m. Lunch sponsored by Allegan General Hospital
1:30 p.m. Entertainment by Sentimental Journey
Wishbone Animal Shelter will be onsite to assist with finding a “Furever Friend,” outside the door by the stage.
Allegan County Transportation will be providing free transportation to Allegan County residents. The deadline to reserve a spot is Friday, May 25. Call (269) 673-4229 or (877) 788-2287.
Due to varying class sizes, workshop registration is limited but accommodations for top choices will be a priority. To register online go to www.allegancounty.org/events/bb. Email confirmation makes participants eligible for express check-in.