Mangano To Host March Birthday Celebration For Senior Citizens To Obtain Government Services
300+ Seniors Expected to Attend March Celebration at Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano will host a Senior Citizen Birthday Celebration on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 for residents with March birthdays that are ages 65 and older. The event, sponsored by JJT Energy, will provide senior citizens with access to government services provided by the Nassau County Offices of Aging, Consumer Affairs, Assessment, Health and Human Services, Housing, Social Services and Veterans Services. JJT Energy representatives will also be available to offer cost saving tips on energy bills. The celebration will take place from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Old Bethpage Village Restoration Fairground Building, located at 1303 Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage.
“It is with great pleasure that I continue with this program to connect senior citizens with government representatives that can answer specific questions and provide important information about the programs and services that Nassau County has to offer.” said County Executive Mangano. “With over 70,000 senior citizens living in Nassau County, it is important that we bring government to them so they can better understand all the services available in their Golden Years.”
Over 70,000 senior citizens are invited to celebrate their birthday in the month it falls in. The celebration includes lunch along with coffee, cake, and other refreshments. Entertainment is provided by the Moonlight Serenaders and all attendees will have an opportunity to participate in bingo. Attendees will receive a “goody bag” full of information related to celebrating the “Golden Years,” along with a free photo identification card.
The remaining Senior Citizen Birthday Celebration schedule for 2012 is as follows: April 25th, May 30th, June 27th, July 25th, August 29th, September 19th, October 24th, November 14th and December 4th.