Fitness screenings for seniors

just-askOlder adults in the Parsons area are invited to a free fitness screening event Feb. 11, sponsored by Parsons Presbyterian Manor. The event will be held at the Parsons Senior Center, 1800 Belmont.

Presbyterian Manor’s rehabilitation therapy provider, RehabCare, will conduct physical assessments for strength, agility, flexibility and balance. Labette Community College School of Nursing will conduct screenings for weight, height and body mass index. Parsons Presbyterian Manor staff will offer glucose testing.

The Senior Fitness Screening will begin at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Parsons Senior Center. No reservations are necessary. For more information, contact Presbyterian Manor Marketing Director Terry Lillie at 620-820-7470 or send us an email.

The special event is part of Parsons Presbyterian Manor’s Just Ask series, a free, ongoing lifelong learning program featuring information from local and regional experts on topics of interest to older adults and their families.