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Seasons of Aging Pt. 2 – Saturday at Ponca’s Senior Center


“Seasons of Aging Part II, The Journey Continues,” will be held on Saturday, January 20, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at the Ponca City Senior Center, located at 319 W. Grand Avenue. This is part two of a four part series discussing the various stages of aging.

The keynote speaker will be Kristopher M. Struckmeyer, Assistant Caregiving State Specialist for the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension.  Struckmeyer has a Master’s Degree from Oklahoma State University in Human Development and Family Science, specializing in Gerontology.  He is also a doctoral candidate at Oklahoma State University, focusing on increasing caregiver resilience through community education.

Lunch and door prizes will be provided, as host community partners will be competing in a “chili cook off”.  Host community partners for the event include: Humanity Hospice, Via Christi, Alliance Home Health, Creek Side Assisted Living, Ponca Nursing Home, Home Call Home Health, and Shawn Manor Nursing.

For reservations, please call the Ponca City Senior Center at 580-763-8051.

Story provided by Jan Rodd, Secretary to City Manager, City of Ponca City