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Wednesday, September 27
10am – 3:30pm

Glen Oaks Library
256-04 Union Turnpike | 718.831.8636

Join us for a day of FREE health screenings, seminars, art projects, music, and more for adults ages 50+!

Meet with 20+ Service Providers

  • Adelphi Cancer Support Group
  • St. John’s Pharmacy Students (Ask the Pharmacist)
  • St. John’s University (Diabetes Q & A)
  • Care NYC
  • Community Affairs
  • FDNY
  • Glen Oaks Friends Group
  • LiveOnNY
  • MTA
  • North Shore LIJ (Cancer Services Program)
  • NY Presbyterian Queens
  • NYC Department of Finance
  • NYC Department of Health
  • NYC Department of Transportation
  • NYPD (105th Precinct)
  • NYS Long Term Ombudsman
  • Queens Library’s Health Services
  • Queens Library’s Mail-A-Book
  • Queens Library’s New Americans Program
  • Queens Library’s SPS
  • Queens Memory
  • Self-Help Community Services (New York Connects)
  • SNAP
  • VISIONS (for the blind and visually impaired)

Program Schedule

10:15 – 11am
Brain Games

Test your long-term and short-term memory at a discussion led by registered nurse Kathy Moran.

11am – 1pm
Working with Watercolors

Professional teaching artist Richard Estrin leads this one session workshop. Learn about color theory and the basics of watercolor painting.

11:15am – 12pm
Living with Arthritis

Rheumatologist Dr. Tehila Zuckerman leads this lecture about living with the pain of arthritis.

12:15pm – 1pm
Managing Your Medications

Doctor Boparari from Memorial Sloane Kettering leads this discussion about medication management.

1:15pm – 2pm
The Three Ds of Geriatric Care

The 3 Ds of Geriatrics Care: Dementia, Depression, Delirium – what are the differences and what do you need to watch out for? The speakers are Cynthia X. Pan, M.D. and Suraj Tandon, M.D. from New York Presbyterian, Queens.

1:30pm – 2:30pm
Zumba Gold Workshop

Zumba Gold uses dance moves mixed with exercise for an effective low-impact workout. Wear loose clothing and sneakers. Participants must preregister by telephone.

2:30pm – 3:30pm
Great Music from the ‘30s to the ’70s

Guitarist Eddie Lee Isaacs and friends bring back memories with favorites like Autumn Leaves, Misty and Body and Soul, made great by performers including Louis Prima, Ray Charles and Willie Nelson, mixed with a little rock 'n' roll.

This program is funded by Madeleine Long and the Irma and Harry Long Program to Enhance Senior Living.