About the event
Power of age Expo
Older adults, baby boomers, caregivers, families, persons with disabilities and professionals visit the Expo to explore 300-plus exhibitors and vendors, as well as take advantage of the many resources available courtesy of Baltimore County Government.
Attendees enjoy continuous entertainment, special feature areas and incredible silent auction items. And, they can take advantage of a wide assortment of free health screenings or receive an annual flu shot.
The expo showcases the talents of older adult artists competing in the Art Contest and Show and the Silver Pen Writing contest.
The expo provides one-stop shopping for Baltimore County and surrounding areas.
The proceeds from the expo support the Seniors in Need Program, which provides emergency support to Baltimore County residents 60 years of age and older who financially qualify and are in need of critical support.
Quarry Hearing will be providing free hearing screenings to all. Dont miss this chance to check your hearing.
Prizes and giveaways
Quarry Hearing will be offering many different forms of entertainment and gifts. Some examples would be spin the wheel to get gift cards, Bose wireless headphones, Battery pack for cellphones, and much much more. don't miss the opportunity.
Over the last six years, the Silent Auction of the Expo has been a feature that is greatly anticipated by all guests due to the quality of the incredible items available for bid. Ranging from trips to delicate handcrafts, there is something of interest for everyone. See a partial list of great items for the 2018 auction donated by generous sponsors.Bidding at the 2019 Silent Auction will occur from Wednesday, October 30 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Center Hall of the Cow Palace.If your business would like to donate to the 2019 Silent Auction, contact 410-887-2002. This is a great marketing opportunity.
Retired Senior Volunteer Program Fair
Research shows that volunteering as little as 96 hours a year leads to improved mental, emotional and physical health for seniors. Volunteers consistently report decreased loneliness and social isolation as well as reduced stress and higher life satisfaction. With more than 10,000 Americans turning age 65 each day, the number of potential volunteers is expected to double.Are you interested in volunteering or are you a current volunteer who would like to know what new opportunities are available with the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)? Then be sure to stop by the RSVP booth at the 2019 Power of Age Expo to speak with an RSVP staff member about your next volunteer opportunity.Available at the RSVP booth will be both new site location and site opportunity information, along with friendly staff willing to assist you with your volunteering needs! An RSVP representative will be available on October 30 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.For information about RSVP, call 410-887-3101.
Art and Craft Show
Do you know about the incredible talent found in the 20 senior centers throughout the county? Perfect paintings, delightful drawings, wonderful woodwork and sculptures, phenomenal and peaceful photography, jazzy jewelry, cool and charming ceramics, and spectacular stained glass that were created by our community seniors will be displayed in the Senior Center area, located in the South Hall.Come to peruse the beautiful pieces of art as well as cast your vote for the winning piece in each category. The winners in each category will be announced. Please visit us to help choose the finest of the artwork and to celebrate our talented and brave exhibitors!.
Baltimore caring at its best
Quarry Hearing, Baltimore’s foremost Hearing aid clinic is proud to announce that we are a sponsor for an event benefiting seniors. Our mission has always been to give back to the community and we saw this expo as the perfect opportunity. The ‘Power of age expo’ is an event produced by baltimore county volunteers who tirelessly work all year round helping the elderly of our city. They have been making this event for 32 years to give a chance for the elderly to enjoy a day of entertainment while getting essential health services. The proceeds from the expo support the Seniors in Need Program, which provides emergency support to Baltimore County residents 60 years of age and older who financially qualify and are in need of critical support. Give Quarry Hearing the chance to give back by attending and seeing what you can do to help. Hurry, don’t miss out on this awesome day of fun. For all questions or to find out how to gain admission, feel free to call us at 410-484-7065 or visit the event’s website at https://www.powerofageexpo.com/
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