Senior Fun Fest Features Exhibits, Demonstrations and More
Photos/text by SANDI FAHY
Largo Police Officer Julie Williams, left, and Largo Police volunteer coordinator Will Tripoli were on hand to provide information on the Volunteers in Policing (VIP) Program at the 2008 Senior Fun Fest/Health & Wellness Fair at the Largo Community Center on October 23. VIPs assist the police department through support or patrol positions. Support volunteers teach 55 Alive classes, conduct tours of the station, fingerprint children at various events and conduct Buckle Up campaigns. Patrol VIPs check homes of residents on vacation, impound found bicycles, assist with event traffic safety, provide package and person transport and more.
Bay Area Chiropractic assistant Rhea Gerhart, standing at right, talks with Lyla Rayner about the alignment of the spine at the Senior Fun Fest/Health & Wellness Fair hosted by the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program and the Volunteer Corps Advisory Board at the Largo Community Center on October 23. Those attending visited exhibitors' booths, viewed demonstrations, took advantage of health screenings and enjoyed a free lunch. Magician Patrick Gaughan entertained at the event.
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