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Active Senior Expo Wednesday, November 7 | 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Prairie Events Center, St. Charles


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Quick Facts About The 2012 Active Senior Expo

Date: Wednesday, November 7 Show Hours: 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Location: Prairie Events Center 525 So. Randall Road St. Charles (Located at Kane County Fairgrounds between Oak St. and Prairie St.) Admission: $2. Visit www.activeseniorexpo.net for free admission coupon. Registration: Not necessary. Show is open to the public. Handicapped Accessible: Yes Parking: Free Information: (630) 620-6347

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2012 Active Senior Expo Exhibitors

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ING Financial Partners ....................................................................... 8 Juice Plus+..............................................................................................12 Kingsbury Mutual Insurance .............................................................47 LeafFilter Gutter Protection ............................................................14 Liberty Mutual Insurance....................................................................13 Make It Happen DuPage ...................................................................31 Manor Care Health Services ............................................................. 7 Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital ...................................................36 Meijer................................................................................................ 1 & 2 Mini Maaseuse .....................................................................................21 OAD Orthopaedics.............................................................................10 O. G. Kewl Beans..................................................................................37 Renewal By Andersen.........................................................................45 Ron and Sandie Sing & Swing Show.................................................22 The Salvation Army Golden Diners ..............................................26 Senior Advisors of Illinois...................................................................18 Senior News......................................................................................TBD Sherman West Court/Sherman Health ..........................................23 Silver Star Expositions .................................................................TBD St. Charles Public Library...................................................................33 Wells Fargo Advisors............................................................................. 3 Windsor Park.......................................................................................16

Exhibitor list current as of press time. Additional exhibitors will be present. Table numbers subject to change.

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AARP Driver Safety Program............................................................40 Alden of Waterford.............................................................................39 Alternatives For Seniors.................................................................TBD AMPC.....................................................................................................41 Assisi Health Care at Clare Oaks....................................................11 Asbury Gardens...................................................................................34 BathPlanet..............................................................................................29 BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois.................................................. 4 & 5 Cadence Health....................................................................................27 Captel.....................................................................................................28 Caring About You.................................................................................44 Cenacle Capital Management............................................................43 Comforcare Senior Services ............................................................32 Cremation Society of Illinois.............................................................17 Daily Herald............................................................................................ 9 Edward Jones Investments ................................................................30 E. G. Moser & Associates....................................................................38 Elite Remodeling Group ...................................................................15 Fancy-Free Holidays............................................................................24 Franciscan Ministries ........................................................................42 Geneva Place.........................................................................................20 Heartland Blood Centers ................................................................35 Heritage Woods of Batavia ................................................................. 6 Illinois Spine and Disc Institute.........................................................25

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A Message From Show Manager Bob Cycon Welcome to the 2012 Active Senior Expo! Seniors, Wednesday, November 7 is your day! And what a day it will be! Nowhere else can you find such a huge array of lifestyle-changing products and services under one roof. During the day, you’ll also enjoy free seminars, free health screenings, free musical entertainment, and have a chance to win a nice door prize. Over the past few years, thousands of seniors in the region have taken advantage of all that Active Senior Expo has to offer. This upcoming event will feature the very latest in offerings in health care, financial services, retirement communities, assisted living facilities, home care, legal services, insurance, publications, travel, government programs and more. As you tour the show, take the time to visit with the friendly and knowledgeable exhibitor personnel. Many people have worked very hard to make this a showcase event for exhibitors and attendees alike. Special thanks to our presenting sponsor, Chicagoland’s Senior News, “The Premier News Source for Active Adults Age 50 and Better”. Also thanks to our major sponsors, the Kane County Chronicle, Alternatives For Seniors and Humana MarketPoint. Enjoy the show!

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full-time attention to developing Active Senior Expo. The first event was held in Northlake in 2002. In 2013, there will be six events: Aurora, Oak Forest, Western Suburbs –TBD, Niles, Northshore -- TBD and St. Charles. “I really enjoy the St. Charles event,” Cycon said. “The seniors in the area are very friendly, and the Kane County Chronicle and the Kane County Fairgrounds are great to work with.” Cycon emphasizes that he is constantly striving to enhance the value of the events for attendees. “We’re always open to new ideas and suggestions.” He can be reached at (630) 6206347. E-Mail: activeseniorexpo@hotmail.com.

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Shingles Vaccine Presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois

11:00 a.m. Understanding Medicare Presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois Noon

Six Steps To A Secure Retirement Presented by Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC

1:00 p.m. How Long Term Care Coverage Can

Protect Your Assets Presented by Senior Advisors of Illinois

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In today’s world of societal complexity and economic uncertainty, seniors need quick and easy access to information. That’s where Active Senior Expo comes in. Since 2002, Active Senior Expo has provided instant resources for nearly 200,000 seniors in the Chicago area. The products and services at the event have solved many problems, enriched standards of living and enhanced many lifestyles. Since its beginning, Active Senior Expo has delivered on its mission statement: “Dedicated to inform, educate and entertain senior citizens”. In one day, under one roof, the event offers more products and services than a senior could possibly explore on his or her own. Special attractions such as free seminars, free health screenings, free musical entertainment and free door prizes serve to elevate the show-going experience. “The feedback we get is 100% positive,” states Show Manager Bob Cycon. “It’s been a very gratifying eleven years, and we look forward to serving the senior community for many years to come.” How did Active Senior Expo arrive on the scene? While Cycon was serving as a marketing consultant for Liberty Suburban Chicago Newspapers, the manager of the then-existing Liberty Senior Fair fell ill and Cycon was asked to take over. Armed with a heavy background in marketing, promotion and show management, Cycon doubled the size of the show in a year. At the time, there were only three senior shows in the Chicago area, all held in the same venue, the Drury Lane Theater at Oakbrook Terrace. Cycon thought, “Why not take this concept to other areas in Chicago, making it easier for seniors to attend?” He formed Silver Star Expositions and devoted his

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• Seniors control 70% of the disposable income in the United States … $1.6 trillion in spending power with more than $1 trillion spent on goods and services • Seniors have a cumulative household value of $19 trillion • The percentage of seniors with incomes below the poverty line is about 10%

…And In The Future • By 2030, 83% of seniors will have completed high school. A 14% increase from 1998 and a 55% jump from 1970 • The percentage with a bachelor’s degree or higher will have increased to 24% from the current level of 15% • By 2030, about one out of every five Americans, or 20% of our population, will be a senior citizen

Enjoy the Ron and Sandie ‘Sing & Swing Show’ At Noon Vocalists Ron Camron and Sandie Triplett will perform their popular ‘Sing and Swing Show’ at Noon.The duo sings favorites from Swing, Pop, Big Band and Country as well as 50s/60s Rock N’ Roll. Enjoy some great melodies and top notch entertainment!

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Sources: Senior Mag, www.healthimaging.org

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Interesting Facts About Seniors


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