Wellness fair focuses on seniors’ health

Health and wellness of Nanaimo seniors is the topic of an event at Beban Park Thursday (Oct. 6).

Health and wellness of Nanaimo seniors is the topic of an event at Beban Park Thursday (Oct. 6).

The third annual Health and Wellness Fair, organized by the Nanaimo Seniors’ Services Network, features more than 50 exhibitors with displays and demonstrations.

The fair also features presentations by several professionals, including Dr. Drew Digney, head of Nanaimo Regional General Hospital’s emergency department; Glen Reed of Reed Family Chiropractic; Heather Tubman, Office of the Assisted Living registrar; and “Sexy After Sixty” speakers Kerri Isham and Lesley Stedmon.

The fair runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is free.