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2019 Senior Education Conference

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Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center

1192 U.S. 64 Business

Pittsboro, NC 27312

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Enjoy a day-long program of educational sessions on health and wellness, planning for the future, safety and nutrition. Lunch included.

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Join us for our third Senior Education Conference on November 14th at the Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center in Pittsboro.

The Chatham County Council on Aging, in partnership with NC Cooperative Extension Service, is putting together a day-long program of educational sessions on a wide range of topics. The keynote speaker is Dr. David Casarett, professor of Medicine at Duke University, the Chief of Palliative Care in Duke Health, and the Director of the Duke Center for Palliative Care. Topic: "Medical Marijuana and CBD Oil."

Among the many other topics that will be addressed during the day by speakers from Chatham and surrounding counties include:

  • Fraud and scam awareness and protection
  • Importance of bees
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Financial and estate planning
  • Native Plants for Wildlife-Friendly Landscapes
  • Opioid Crisis
  • Consumers Guide to Healthcare Advocacy in the Hospital
  • Probate in Chatham County
  • Sleep Deprivation
  • Kitchen Science for Grandparents
  • NC Dialects Project

*Some topics may change due to presenter availability.

The conference will also host an array of local resources and vendors for senior services.

The registration price of $25 (+ $2.28 processing fee for credit card or $1.24 for checks, if processed on line, no charge for bringing cash or checks while registering in person.) Price includes a catered lunch. No refunds after Oct. 31, 2019.

Registration ends 11/7/2019 and tickets are limited to 100 guests.

All proceeds from the conference will go to support the work of the Council on Aging in its efforts to serve Chatham seniors and their families.

For more information about this conference, visit the Council’s website at www.chathamcoa.org or call the Council's Eastern Center at 919-542-4512 and speak with Melanie Girard, Communications & Development Director.

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors!

Chatham UNC Hospitals

Seniors' Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)

Carolina Meadows

Galloway Ridge

Transitions LifeCare

Mountaire Farms

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1192 U.S. 64 Business

Pittsboro, NC 27312

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