York County
October 15 – 18, 2020

Entertainment & Seminars

A variety of entertainment and seminars will be ongoing throughout event.
Visit the Virtual Expo to view a full list and what times they will be starting!

Day: Friday

Jan Helen McGee

Palms: Read Your Own

Do you have a fire, earth, air, or water hand? Look at your heart, head, life, and fate lines and find out what they mean. Study your fingernails and fingertips, and discover stars or crosses on your palm.

Day: Saturday

Jan Helen McGee

Ghosts & Spirits: An Easy 1, 2, 3

Do your passed-on loved ones come to you in spirit? Find out how to draw them in or how to kick disgruntled ghosts out. Never fear: Spirits have been with us for a long time.

Day: Thursday

Debbie Kimble – Tastefully Simple

What’s Happening in Your Kitchen?

Easy meal prep, tasty treats, entertaining ideas! Is eating healthy your lifestyle? Is meal prepping your lifestyle? Short on time in the kitchen? Learn some quick ideas for whatever your foodie journey is. For more recipes, tips, and deliciousness, check out tsbydebbie.com or the Facebook group Sprinkle & Splash Daily with Debbie.

Day: Thursday

JDK Group

Floral Fun for the Fall!

Join Director of Floral & Design Colton Weyant-Staver from The JDK Group in Camp Hill as he teaches a DIY approach of arranging a floral centerscape for your intimate fall dinner party. Be sure to tune into this DIY Fall Table-scape Demo to really wow your family and friends this season.

Day: Friday

Pat Dumas

Astrology: Another Tool for Your Metaphysical Toolbox

Astrology isn’t woo-woo — really! It’s just one of many tools and techniques available out there for an individual to use in one’s journey toward self-actualization. Understanding who we are can best prepare us to undertake that journey, and this video will walk you through the most basic information of what astrology is, what is isn’t (or shouldn’t be!), and how it can be helpful to each and every soul.

Day: Thursday

Refreshing Mountain

Lancaster’s Getaway – What We Do and Why We Do It

Refreshing Mountain is a year-round retreat center with indoor and outdoor adventures. This small, family-owned business is located in the beautiful Pennsylvania woodlands in northern Lancaster County. Explore the history of the retreat center, the onsite wildlife center with birds of prey and amphibians, and the adventure center with ziplines and high-ropes experiences!

Day: Friday & Saturday

Sally Winchell, Wellness Director – Bright Side Opportunities Center

Standing Strength and Conditioning

It’s important to build muscle to be strong for daily living, rev up metabolism, and increase bone density. With these 30-minute strength and conditioning workouts, you will improve your strength, endurance, balance, cognitive function, and mental state. Especially now, it’s more important than ever to improve your health through regular exercise and healthy nutrition.

Day: Friday

Ann Fulton – Fountain Avenue Kitchen

Crispy Turmeric Egg Recipe

Upgrade your everyday fried egg with an easy cooking method and a spoonful of superfood — turmeric. This technique offers an ideal way to regularly incorporate turmeric, a potent anti-inflammatory and antioxidant, into our diets. Enjoy on avocado toast, grain bowls, or with a side of toast.

Day: Sumday

Jeff Krick Jr.

Elvis Presley Tribute Artist

At only 22 years old, Jeff Krick Jr. is one of the most successful Elvis Presley tribute artists in the country. In 2016, at just 19, Krick placed No. 6 in the entire world at the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest and in the top 10 at the Images of the King Contest in Presley’s hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. He is a two-time fan-favorite award winner and three-time top 10 finalist at the Ocean City Elvis Festival in Ocean City, Maryland. Hailing from Reading, Pennsylvania, Krick began singing before he was able to talk and has been performing professionally since age 16. Krick comes from a very musical family and, as a child, the sounds of Elvis Presley, Conway Twitty, and George Strait composed his playlists. In his short but busy career, Krick has headlined cruise ships and numerous Elvis and music festivals, and he has performed as far west as Hawaii and Las Vegas.

Day: Sunday

Diana Egnatz

Lancaster Local Provisions

Cook along with Chef Diana, Apple Preserving Edition. Learn the art of home canning with Chef Diana. She'll be creating homemade apple gifts and give tips on how to create your own preserves.

Day: Friday

Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach

Who is The Wine Coach?

Laurie Forster is an award-winning sommelier whose edgy approach to demystifying wine has caught the eye of major-network programs, including The Dr. Oz Show; corporate meeting planners; and high-profile charities around the country. Laurie will join the 50plus EXPO to lead a Sunday Funday Wine Tasting on Oct. 11, Nov. 1, and Nov. 15!

Day: Sunday

Laurie Forster, The Wine Coach

Take a Virtual Tour of Northern Italy by the Glass

Laurie will feature some of her favorite Italian wines while she shares how to properly read an Italian wine label; the best regions for whites, bubbly, and reds; and great wine-pairing ideas. We will explore Piedmont, Friuli, Veneto, and Lombardy, where some of the greatest wines you’ve never heard of are being crafted. Learn, laugh, and add a few new Northern Italian wines to your favorites list!

Day: Saturday

Barbara Goll, Community Education Liaison/Nutritionist

Start Today and Reduce Your Risk for Dementia with Brain Nutrition

Learn about foods that can help reduce risk for dementia and other chronic disease. Understand the needs of our brain and how daily food choices play a role in our wellbeing. Create a diet of nutrient-dense foods that can protect your brain and body and greatly improve how you experience life!

Day: Saturday

Kim Lyday

Holistic Healing: How to Awaken Your Soul and Embody Your Divine Health and Abundance

What exactly is holistic healing? What techniques work best? Join Kim Lyday, MA, MT-BC, HC, as she shares how we can each begin the process of healing ourselves from illness, trauma, confusion, stress, and money woes. Discover how to take the first step on your journey, and receive some free gifts along the way!

Peace of Mind Seminar

Presented by Jacob Jensen and Jarrod Carpin, Bitner Family Funeral Homes

Funeral preplanning is essential to make sure your final wishes are met. We all go through life-altering events, and that’s why it’s so important to have an intentional plan in place for your family. We’ll share and walk you through the process of preplanning your funeral and the why behind it. Understand how to introduce your final wishes to organizers and what potential issues they solve.

Day: Friday

Kim Meredith

Discover How to Unlock the Gift of Your Whispers

The power of whispers is remarkable. Prompted by strong emotions, whispers are subtle feelings that connect raw, instinctual impulses to conscious, calculated thoughts. Bring harmony to your life by connecting instinct with reason. Unlock the gift of your inner voice, your whispers, and live more authentically.

Day: Saturday

Susan Mitan – Hershey Historical Society

Chocolate Town Ladies

Meet four women who are part of Hershey’s history: Catherine Hershey, wife of Milton Hershey; Bertha Candoni, Catherine’s companion and caretaker during Catherine’s last seven years; Prudence Copenhaver, the first head matron of the Hershey Industrial School (now Milton Hershey School); and Louise Zinner, Bertha Candoni’s friend who helped her care for Catherine.

Day: Thursday

Jerry Mitchell, Outreach Specialist with the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General

Senior Scam Prevention

Jerry Mitchell works with community groups, school districts, law enforcement, legislatures, and senior groups to help educate Pennsylvanians on topics ranging from the latest scams to social media awareness to drug trends and the dangers of illegal drugs.

Day: Thursday

Tara Pew, Broker Manager for CBC

Medicare 101 by Capital BlueCross

Presented by Capital BlueCross and Vibra, this webinar will talk about when, why, and how you should enroll in Medicare, as well as potential pitfalls if you not enroll in Medicare on time. Tara will also review the types of plans available from private insurance companies, such as Medicare Advantage plans, stand-alone prescription drug plans, and Medicare supplement plans.

Day: Thursday

Understanding Hospice and Palliative Care

Presented by Ginny Davis, Community Relations Coordinator

SpiriTrust Lutheran Homecare & Hospice

Hospice is about living life to the fullest with dignity and comfort, affirming life – neither hastening or postponing death. This informative session will answer some of the questions most frequently asked by family members, from what to look for in a partner to services offered.

Falls Free

Day: Thursday

Making Your Home Falls Free

National Council on Aging

The National Council on Aging (NCOA) teamed up with the American Occupational Therapy Association to demonstrate simple ways you can prevent falls in your home. If you want to learn how to make your home safer, in order to prevent falls, then this video is for you. It's a great how-to resource that you can come back to again and again.

Day: Thursday

Navigating Outdoor Fall Hazards

National Council on Aging

If you want to see what falls prevention looks like when you’re out and about in the community, you will want to check out this video. Kathy Cameron from the National Council on Aging’s Center for Healthy Aging and Emily Nabors from the University of Southern California’s Leonard Davis School of Gerontology lead the demonstration.

Day: Thursday

York County Walks: Taking Steps Toward Better Health

Healthy York’s Prevention & Wellness Committee

Do you want to learn how walking benefits your health and well-being? Come learn how you wan walk your way to better health. Hear from a local York County cardiologist, sports medicine doctor, internal medicine doctor, and other medical professionals, educators, local government, and community members discuss walking and the benefits of it.

Day: Thursday

Matter of Balance Program Overview

Maine Health Educational Services

Have you ever wanted to learn more about the Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls program? You have come to the right place! This video will walk you through the ins and outs of the program, to see if it is the correct fit for you or you loved one.

Day: Thursday

6 Steps to Prevent a Fall

National Council on Aging

Come check out this video to learn about the steps you can take to prevent a fall. Did you know that most falls can be prevented? You have the power to reduce your own risk and/or help protect your loved ones from a serious fall by following these 6 steps.

Day: Thursday

Estate Planning is for Everyone

Presented by Daniel Hill, Esq.

In this workshop presented by attorney Daniel Hill of Bellomo and Associates, you will get to know essentials of estate planning. Attorney Hill answers many important questions during this presentation. Have you ever asked yourself, “What is the importance and need of legal documents? How can I protect my family if my health or the health of my spouse fails? Is there a way to control what I worked so hard for, even after I die?” Watch this complimentary workshop to get these questions answered and receive a free consultation!

2020 Sponsors:

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Advertising and sponsorship in On-Line Publishers’ publications and [50plus EXPOs and Women’s Expos] have made a positive impact on Homeland Center’s awareness and attracted residents and clients to our 150-year-old senior healthcare facility. Their creative and editorial staff always respond positively and have helped immeasurably as we expanded our outreach services in hospice, home care, and home health. ~ Betty H., Homeland Center / Homeland at Home

Your shows are some of the best shows we do … and we do a lot. We look forward to your shows because they are so well run and produce quality leads. ~ Michael Newell, Homespire Windows & Doors

I thought the Expo was great. I believe we had more people this year than the last. We were busy the biggest part of the day … There was also time to network with the other vendors prior to the close of the Expo … I can’t say enough good things about the Expo [and] the folks who are responsible from the beginning to the end. ~ Karen Bruner, Asbury Home Services

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