Live Well Age Well Expo 2023

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Thursday, September 7th

10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center

8788 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park


Join us for a fun day exploring booths, attending educational sessions, participating in the health screenings and more! Free to all attendees. No pre-registration required. Event bags available to the first 300 attendees!  Visit Optum's workshop space throughout the day for a take and make craft project. 


Door prize drawings will occur in educational sessions throughout the day! 

See schedule below and plan to attend!  Drop into Bingo for more chances to win!


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Schedule of Events

10:00 a.m. EVENT BEGINS!

Free entry. No pre-registration required. 

Event bags available to the first 300 attendees!  Bags include a pass for free entry to the Johnson County Museum the day of the event.


10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  VENDOR AREA OPEN

Peruse a variety of local businesses and Johnson County agencies to learn about the variety of services, products, information or volunteer opportunities they offer and how they might help you live well and age well.  Don't miss the area for health screenings which include blood pressure, hearing, pain and joint restriction, diabetic shoes, vaccines, and chiropractic. 


10:30 a.m. - FEATURE PRESENTATION 

The Optum Model & Value Based Care

Optum is new to the Kansas/Missouri market, and we are evolving health care so everyone can have the opportunity to live their healthiest life. It’s why we put your unique needs at the heart of everything we do, making it easy and affordable to manage health and well-being. We are delivering the right care how and when it’s needed; providing support to make smarter and healthier choices; and making prescription services easier, while helping you save money along the way. It’s everything health care should be.

Presented by: Dr. Lee Norman, Senior Medical Director


10:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. - ASK A PROFESSIONAL

Get answers from the professionals related to technology, medical, gardening, and law in these one-on-on quick Q&A sessions.

     10:45 a.m - Ask a Master Gardener 

     11:45 a.m - Ask a Lawyer

     12:45 p.m - Ask a Doctor

     1:45 p.m - Ask a Technology Instructor  


11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - SNACK BAGS

Snack bags will be available on a first come, first serve basis.  


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11:45 a.m. - HEALTHY MINDS WORKSHOP Presented by: Optum

12:30 p.m. - FEATURE PRESENTATION

Sleep is a Superpower

  • Sleep, it’s an incredibly important part of our biology and neuroscientists are beginning to understand why it’s a superpower. Sleep directly affects our relationships, life expectancy, libido, weight gain, cardiovascular health and more! Learn the science behind the value of sleep and how to leverage this superpower. 

  • Presented by: Michelle Lane, Sr. Director for Community Wellness and Corporate Health, North KC Hospital


1:45 p.m. - BINGO

11:45 a.m. - NUTRITION WORKSHOP Presented by: Optum


2:30 p.m. - FEATURE PRESENTATION  

Aging in Place - Home Modifications 

Many people want to stay in their homes for as long as possible, and there are several steps to ensure that your home will be suitable for ‘aging in place’. This program will help you assess your living space, prioritize modifications, and ultimately help you live independently for a longer period of time.

Presented by: Joy Miller, Family/Community Wellness Agent, Johnson County K-State Research and Extension


 3:00 p.m. - Vendor Area Closes & Event Ends

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Event Partner:

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Event Sponsors:

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