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Attorney General Jason R. Ravnsborg

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Aging Gracefully Expo (AGE) Keynote Presentations Available Statewide

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Friday, September 7, 2018
CONTACT:  Sara Rabern (605) 773-3215

PIERRE, S.D.  - The Attorney General’s Office, SDSU Extension, and AARP are once again collaborating to host the 3rd annual Aging Gracefully Expo on September 15, 2018.
This event is designed to inspire attendees to build the life they want to live in the 50s, 60s and beyond now. A webcast of the presentations will be available to those unable to attend at one of the host locations by accessing the following site:

SDPB ~ The South Dakota Network, a Service of South Dakota Public Broadcasting at scroll down and choose “Aging Gracefully Expo”.

Keynote Presentations Schedule
11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. MT/12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. CT
Adulting: Cultivating character to achieve wisdom
Deanna Becket
Professional Speaker, Author, and Coach
Diamond D Coaching

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. MT/ 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. CT
Designing your life plan
Jennifer Murray
Dakota at Home
Leacey Brown
SDSU Extension
Kristi Barber
Life Transition
Jenny Schmidt
Black Hills Advocate

In-person attendance options

Several communities across the state will host AGE remote locations. Keynote presentations will be broadcast at each site. The Rapid City and Pierre sites will host additional in-person presentations from local experts throughout the day.  There is NO cost to attend any of these events. RSVP not required but appreciated for those sites serving a lunch or refreshments. Attendees in remote locations will have the opportunity to ask questions of the webcast speakers in Rapid City.

RSVP information
• Martin: (605) 685-6642 - light lunch provided
• Pierre: (605) 773-4449 - lunch provided
• Sioux Falls: (605) 391-0899 - refreshments provided


Rapid City                               Pierre
Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn       George S Mickelson Law Enforcement
505 N 5th St                             Trng Ctr – 1302 E Hwy 14
10:00 a.m. MT to 3:30 p.m. MT  9:30 a.m. CT to 3:30 p.m.

Martin                                     Sioux Falls
Bennett Co Senior Citizens Ctr   Sunnycrest United Methodist Church
203 Main St                              4801 W 41st St
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. MT       11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. CT
For any additional information or questions contact the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division at 1-800-300-1986 or SDSU Extension, Leacey Brown at (605) 394-1722 ext. 214.

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