Senior Day

9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Twin Pines Senior & Community Center

Senior Showcase
9am – 1pm
Visit over 30 exhibitors that will showcase resources and services for today’s vibrant seniors. Goody bags for the first 250 guests! Door prizes and giveaways, health screen-ings, refreshments, Talk to the Pharmacist, and more! Sponsored by the Health Plan of San Mateo, The Daily Journal and the City of Belmont. For more information call the Event Coordinator at (650)303-6735
Location: Twin Pines Senior & Community Center, 20 Twin Pines Lane, Belmont

Avoiding Public Utilities Scams

10am/ 11am/ 12noon
According to statistics seniors are the number one targeted group by scam artists. Don’t be a statistic! The California Public Utilities Commission wants to equip you with the proper tools to protect you and your loved ones from utility-related scams. Learn common scam scenarios, tips on prevention, and important reporting information in these short 20-minute presentations.
Location: Twin Pines Lodge, 40 Twin Pines Lane, Belmont

Planning Financially for Your Retirement
If you’re close to retirement, don’t miss this FREE talk given by Jenny Huo from World Financial Group
Location: Twin Pines Senior & Community Center, 20 Twin Pines Lane, Belmont

Chinatown Health Fair

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gordon J. Lau Elementary School
San Francisco 

Although most people in the nation should have signed up for health insurance under the current healthcare legislations, yet there are still many who do not have it for one reason or another. UCSF students from the Community Outreach Student Alliance (COSA) under the School of Pharmacy will soon be in Chinatown to put on an annual health fair. If you have friends or family who would like to get some free screenings and health education, please pass on this email. No appointment needed – just drop in. More details as follows:

Free screenings provided: Cholesterol and blood glucose
Free health education counseling provided (in Cantonese, Mandarin, or English): How to stay healthy

The following projects will be at the health fair to conduct the free screening and counseling:
Project Healthy Heart
Operation Diabetes
Operation Immunization
Project Pediatrics
Project AWARE
Project Wellness and Nutrition