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Posted Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

First Session is Wednesday, Feb. 19; Sessions Run Through March 25

The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education (WISE) Program celebrates healthy aging and educates older adults on a variety of topics. This free program will take place at Butler Public Library, 1 Ace Road, Butler, NJ  07405, Wednesdays beginning  February 19 through March 25 from 10 – 11:30 a.m. and is open to anyone 60 or older who lives in Morris County. Seating is limited.

Morris Seniors: Free Education at Butler Library Focuses on Key Senior IssuesThe educational program offers six lessons that cover a wide range of topics. Educators from the agency Prevention is Key will provide this training.  Participants will have an opportunity to meet new people and:

  • Learn about the aging process and how to make healthy lifestyle choices
  • Celebrate this exciting stage of life and all the benefits that come with it
  • Discuss risk factors and behaviors older adults should avoid to stay healthy
  • Examine how alcohol, prescription medications and over-the-counter medications affect seniors differently and how they can avoid problems
  • Learn how to use simple tools to help you feel more empowered about your health and the healthcare you receive

Download the flyer here.

All program participants will be eligible to receive gift certificates and other free giveaways.

For more information, please contact the Butler Library at 973-838-3262. Visit the library’s website  here.

This program is co-sponsored by the Butler Board of Health and Butler Municipal Alliance Committee.