Zest For Life
Sunday, 16 October 2016 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
HAWPS Zest For Life, title sponsored by Amica is an exciting one day event of inspiration and education catered to Boomers, Zoomers, Seniors and the people that love them. Unlike other senior trade shows, Zest For Life is different – we are an intimate gathering that will showcase a fashion show, entertainment, workshops and an inspirational keynote speaker, Hazel McCallion! Be prepared to be inspired and learn Living Well tips from the experts!
Keynote Speaker, Hazel McCallion:
As the former Mayor of Mississauga and one of the longest-serving mayors in Canadian history, be prepared for Hazel McCallion to inspire you. Learn how to cultivate the true essence of living with zest. Hazel McCallion will also be participating in a book signing. 100% of proceeds from the photo booth with Hazel will support seniors' health at Trillium Health Partners.
Master Of Ceremonies, Jake Dheer:
Jake Dheer is the Senior Manager at Rogers TV & Omni Television. Jake has an enthusiastic stage presence and will certainly motivate the audience with his humour and charismatic personality. Jake is a zoomer himself.
Our models are every day zoomers and seniors that live with zest. They will be strutting down the runway showcasing stunning fall attire and sharing how they live a zestful life. The fashion show hosted by Randy Persaud.
There will be 3 workshops. Attendees will decide upon arrival which workshop they would like to participate in. Topics include:
- Cooking: Simple Cooking with Some Zest! Presented by Amber Capotosto, AJ Menu Solutions
- Technology: The Human Connection in a Digital World. Presented by Kelly Farrell, Teach Me Social
- Fitness: Keep Active and Live Golden: How Exercise and Music Can Keep you Feeling Groovy. Presented by Heather MacDonnell, Grooves Fitness & Dance
Registering for your preferred workshop is on a first come, first serve basis. Arrive at 10am to register.
Pamela Appel is an engaging and extremely relateable comedian that will provide us with a preview of her North American Tour called, "Baby Boomers & Beyond Forever Young Comedy Tour".
Jill Hewlett from Brain Fitness is a brain fitness expert and wellness authority. She will provide a Brain Tune Up titled, "Change Your Brain, Change Your Results". Jill will show us fun, easy and highly effefctive tools to grow your fit brain and fit life.
Lunch & Wine Tasting:
There will be a delectable buffet lunch prepared with only the freshest ingredients by the Executive Chef at the Hilton Meadowvale. Vegetarian options available in the buffet. Wine samples provided complimentary by Sandbanks Winery.
Silent Auction, Prizes, Swag Bags:
There will be an amazing silent auction featuring great deals on household items, electronics, gift certificates and more. Guests will have an opportunity to win great prizes. All attendees will receive a FREE swag bag filled with useful products and information. Many of our vendors will also be offering free items.
Vendors / Exhibitors:
Meet vendors that have products and services that support our theme of living with increased happiness. If you would like to apply to be a vendor, please see this link: http://www.hawps.ca/exhibitors/be-an-exhibitor/
Trillium Health Partners:
The Charity that Zest For Life will be supporting this year is Trillium Health Partners Foundation. Partial proceeds of Zest For Life and 100% of the proceeds from the on-site photo booth with Hazel McCallion will go to help support the hospital's seniors' health program. Keeping the senior members of our community healthy and well is important to all of us. Our aim is to enhance or maintain the health status and quality of life of older adults who have complex medical issues that cannot be met within existing community services.
Please note that this is a reserved seating event. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold at the door. You will choose your seats during the purchase process. If you would like to sit with anyone, we recommend that the tickets are purchased all together so you can choose your preferred seats and be seated at the same table. Please note that the system will automatically choose "best seats" but you may click them to unhighlight and choose other seats. Management reserves the right to make changes to the floor plan at any time.
Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities available! The Hilton Meadowvale is fully accessible.
Tickets are $45 including tax. The additional fee during the purchase is an Eventbrite administration fee.
Thank you to Amica, our Title Sponsor.
Learn how to live big with zest!
Registration commences at 10:00 am. Festivities begin at 11:00am.
To see the ful agenda visit www.hawps.ca.
Our photography/videography policy states that attending Zest For Life in any capacity grants persmisson to HAWPS & Kind Projects to use photos and videos taken for any purpose, in any medium, in any manner or any context without further authorization or compensation. There are no exceptions of privacy with regard to your own actions or conduct at this event. Subjects of the photos/videos grants the right to use images for the production and promotion of Zest For Life in all media including web, social media, newspapers, video, print, etc. and in connection with the advertising, sale and publicizing of any such use including digital.
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HAWPS (Health and Wellness Professionals For Seniors) and Kind Projects
Health and Wellness Professionals For Seniors (HAWPS) was created to offer guidance and essential needs for seniors and their families. We are a group of industry leaders that provides services including residency, downsizing & organization solutions, personal care, food instruction, medical equipment and realty. We have chosen Kind Projects to help us organize and execute our vision of creating Zest For Life.
About Kind Projects:
Kind Projects is an event planning organization that specializes in events that support charities and noble causes. We have a passion for working with not-for-profit organizations in promoting their purpose.
For more information call: (647) 428-0027.