Seniors the focus of Fitness Day

Annual Event looks at health, nutrition and preventative care

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Danville seniors will be getting their cardio at the Senior Health Fitness Day, a yearly event designed to promote healthy lifestyles for older residents.  Held May 26, 2010 at the Oak Hill Park Community Center, the fitness day gives seniors exposure to different health related exhibits and presentations.  Below is the schedule of events for the day.

Senior Health Fitness Day Schedule of Events

8:30 Registration Opens (First 50 people get a FREE Pedometer)
Free Breakfast Starts

9:00 Fitness Walk Begins (pre-registration required, call 925-314-3490)-Meet in front of Oak Hill Park Community Center. Walk is around Oak Hill Park.

Exhibitor Hall Opens (9am-1pm)-Exhibitors Include: Town of Danville, Danville Police Department Crime Prevention, Align Healing Center, Bright Star Healthcare, Canyon Lakes Golf Course, Caring Solutions Home Care, Danville Farmers’ Market, Danville Travel, DASHA, Fit Mind & Body, Forward Motion, John Muir Senior Health Services, Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage, Massage Therapy by Jessica Gregory, Skin Savvy and Successful Health & Nutrition Planning.
Health Screenings Begin (pre-registration required for memory screening, call 925-314-3490)

9:15 Veterans Memorial Building Remodel Presentation by Michael Stella, Senior Civil Engineer, Town of Danville
Summer Gardening Presentation by Matt Akabane, owner Tassajara Nursery

10:00 Door Prize Giveaways

10: 15 Exercise to Get Your Aches out Presentation by Brandi Geiger, MS Exercise Physiology, owner Fit, Mind & Body
Cooking Demonstration and Easy Nutrition Presentation by Shannon Williams, CNC, owner Successful Health & Nutrition Planning
Fitness Demonstration-Low Impact Aerobics with Sylvia Rodriguez

10:40 Fitness Demonstration-Tai Chi with Sulina Wong
11:00 Door Prize Giveaways

11:05 Fitness Demonstration-Zumba with Betsey Syms

11:15 Skin Care – Love the Skin Your in at any Age Presentation by Jennifer Cross, Licensed Esthetician, owner Skin SavvySenior Fitness1 
 DASHA Roundtable Presentation

12:00 Lunch Served (pre-registration required, call 925-314-3400 to reserve $3 box lunch)
Door Prize Giveaways

Fitness walk meets at 9:00 a.m. and health screenings will be from
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Box lunch is $3 and will be served at 12:00 p.m.

To register for the fitness walk and memory screening, call (925) 314-3490.
To register and pay $3 for box lunch, call (925) 314-3400. 

For more information, contact Town of Danville Senior Program Coordinator Jenn Overmoe at (925) 314-3491 or