Luther Acres to Host Wellness Fair and Open House

Luther Acres, the Luthercare senior living community in Lititz, will host its 7th annual Wellness Fair and Open House on Thursday, April 26. The day features educational seminars from 8:30 a.m. until 1:15 p.m.; an Open House from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; and a health fair from 11:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The health fair, with the theme “There’s No Clowning Around When It Comes to Good Health!,” will take place in the Community Room at the Luther Acres Towne Center, at 250 St. Luke Drive, Lititz, and seminars will take place in and around the Towne Center. The day’s events are open to the public, and there is no charge to attend.

The Open House will feature an opportunity to tour beautifully renovated one-bedroom apartments in the Luther Townhome Apartment Building and to chat with Sales Counselors and learn more about the vibrant lifestyle and the full continuum of care available at Luther Acres.

Health Fair attendees can visit with more than 35 vendors who will be ready to answer health-related questions and provide various screenings, including bone density, blood sugar, circulation and heating. Chair massages and health food tastings will be available. Visitors will also have the opportunity to test-ride various bikes.

The small-group educational seminars will feature 14 presenters speaking on the latest information about preventive health and healthy lifestyle topics. The seminars focus on a range of subjects such as “Home Safety”; “Downsizing: What Does It Mean to Downsize? How Do I Get Started?”; “News Flash: Cheese May Be Good for You”; “Invasive Plants”; “Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body”; and “Effective Communication Strategies to Use When Communicating with Someone with Dementia.”

For a complete schedule of the day's seminar, click here

Numerous door prizes, graciously donated by area businesses, will be given away throughout the day. For more information, please call Becky Row at 717.626.1171, ext. 1647.