Baton Rouge, LA – Ochsner’s Golden Opportunity Program has released the November 2012 calendar of events.
Senior Health Day: Pennington YMCA
Thursday, November 1st
15550 Old Hammond Highway
8:00 am -11:00 am
Join Golden Opportunity and the Pennington YMCA for a fall Senior Health Day.
The event will feature the following:
• FREE health screenings - cholesterol screenings, HDL screenings, glucose screenings and nurse consultations.
• Flu shots provided by Walgreen’s (bring your insurance card)
• Ochsner Family Medicine physician Chad Braden, MD will discuss shingles and the shingles vaccine.
• Local vendor booths
Call 755-4984 to RSVP for this event.
Breakfast Bunch: Humana 2013 Updates
Wednesday, November 7th
Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge Cafeteria
17000 Medical Center Drive
9:30 am – 11:00 am
Martha Moore, Humana representative, will give the 2013 updates on the Humana insurance plan.
Call 755-4984 to RSVP for this free event.
Movie Review: Trouble with the Curve
Thursday, November 8th
Grand Cinema Theater – 15365 George O’Neal Road
Meet at Grand Cinema on George O’Neal Road for a private showing of this latest movie. Admission cost is $6.50 per person and this includes admission, small drink and small popcorn.
Call 755-4984 to RSVP.
GO Road Trip: National Weather Service Tour and Palmetto’s on the Bayou Restaurant
Friday, November 9th
Depart Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge at 8:00 am and return at 5:00 pm.
During the tour of the National Weather Service Center, members will learn the history and get a comprehensive overview of the center’s operations. Afterwards, members will have lunch at Palmetto’s on the Bayou Restaurant. Cost is $55 per person which includes transportation, tour fees and lunch. Call 755-4984 to RSVP.
Culinary Run: Hunan’s Restaurant
Tuesday, November 13th
4215 South Sherwood Forest Boulevard
Let’s do lunch! Meet at Hunan’s Restaurant for lunch with your Golden Opportunity friends.
Call 755-4984 to RSVP for this event
Golden Opportunity is a program for adults 50 and older in the Baton Rouge region. The program promotes an active, healthy, independent lifestyle for all seniors. Golden Opportunity offers a broad range of wellness services, educational information and seminars, wellness screenings, special discounts, social activities and travel opportunities. Anyone interested in learning more about Golden Opportunity can contact the office at 755-4984.