An All Day Alzheimer Awareness Event will take place Friday, September 30, from 6:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at the Benton County Fairgrounds in Vinton.

In honor of Alzheimer’s Awareness month, come join the Vinton Lutheran Home, Windsor Manor, and Virginia Gay Nursing & Rehab to honor those who once suffered or currently suffer from Alzheimer’s Disease.

Activities for the day: *Remembrance Walk– free will donation to participate (may walk at any time and for any length of time.)

*Lantern Lift Off – Memory Lanterns will be available for purchase at the fairgrounds

( may be lit and released into the sky at any time.)

*Alzheimer Awareness t-shirts will be available for purchase

* Free Alzheimer/Dementia information will be available

*All proceeds from this event will stay in our community. Proceeds will be split between Vinton Lutheran Home, Windsor Manor, and Virginia Gay Nursing & Rehab to enhance the lives of our residents with dementia/Alzheimer’s Disease

Sponsored by: Vinton Lutheran Home, Windsor Manor, & Virginia Gay Nursing & Rehab