Each year, the Power of Age Expo features many special themed areas to delight and inform attendees on an array of topics. The following special features include the very best in resources, products and entertainment for the Power of Age Expo's celebration. The feature areas address all aspects of aging.
Enhance and maximize your ability to Discover the Power of Age by visiting the Senior Centers area at this year’s Expo. Step into a world of fun highlighting the activities, comradery, travel, fitness, nutrition programs and much more when you visit this energetic spot located in the South Hall. Just look for the gold balloons!
Baltimore County Department of Aging (BCDA) and Senior Centers are celebrating 40 years with never-ending fun and activities each and every day.
Never been to a Senior Center? Unsure of where they are located or what is offered? This area is a great place to learn about all 20 of the Senior Centers located in Baltimore County and what each one has to offer.
Play a game and win a prize at the Center Connection table while learning of this program’s important purpose in our Senior Centers.
Stop by the Fitness table for a free blood pressure check or body fat composition screening, learn easy functional exercises and find out how to start your fitness regime quickly and affordably. You can also learn about the delicious and extensive nutrition program offered at 35 sites around the county and find out how easy it is to receive a nutritious meal while Eating Together with friends!
Don’t forget to cast your ballot at the hugely popular Art Show, which showcases the various talents, classes and mediums that our Senior Center art programs have to offer.
Keep hearing of pickleball and have no clue what it is? Stop by and try your hand at this growing sport, which will be demonstrated throughout both days of Expo. Pictures, videos and more will be portrayed on a slideshow so you can see firsthand what to expect when you walk into a Baltimore County Senior Center. Members from many of the Senior Centers will also be on hand to answer your questions. You will be glad you stopped by!
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) Healthcare has a long history of partnership with the BCDA and is once again proud to sponsor and participate in the Discover the Power of Age Expo this year. Be sure to stop by GBMC’s booth at this year’s Expo where you will also have an opportunity to personally interact with GBMC’s healthcare staff onsite and pick up a wide range of health information and tips, including a list of our primary care physicians who specialize in caring for older adults, details about specialists and healthy lifestyle suggestions.
Senior Craft Gallery
Senior Craft Gallery is a volunteer organization that operates a wonderful store of handcrafted items for sale. The store gives older adults an opportunity to sell their crafts for extra money to help make ends meet. The items for sale make extremely unique gifts or special treats, and range from doll clothes to wood carving to Ravens and Orioles jewelry and more. Come find that handmade treasure at a reasonable price.