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August 27, 2013

Area 9 Agency hosts Annual Senior Picnic at Dunlapsville

The Area 9 In-Home and Community Services Agency, a service of Indiana University East, will be hosting its 21st Senior Picnic for older Hoosiers on Sept. 12 at Dunlapsville Pioneer Village on Brookville Lake from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More than 500 people attended last year’s event.

Games, Fruito, Euchre, music, entertainment, door prizes and a cookout lunch are planned, promoting health, an active lifestyle and wellness within the senior population. Other attractions include pontoon boat rides on beautiful Brookville Lake, an information and health fair with free screenings provided, and an antique/classic vehicle exhibit where seniors can take a trip back in time with favorite vehicles of their day, including 3-wheeled motorcycles. Cost is $6.50 for the meal per person and all activities are at no cost.

This is an excellent opportunity to have a fun day in the beautiful Brookville Lake area and meet seniors from around the area, so come and join the fun! RSVP by Sept. 5 to Area 9 Agency at 765-966-1795 or 1-800-458-9345 to reserve your lunch.

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