Conference helps those 55 and older plan for the next best years

The Next Best Years of Your Life can be the best years if you take the time and effort to recognize needs and seek answers. In its 22nd year, The Next Best Years of Your Life conference is an opportunity for citizens 55 and older to meet, connect, share and learn.

The conference is planned for 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sept. 15. at the Fayette County Extension Office, 1140 Harry Sykes Way, (formerly 1140 Red Mile Place), Lexington.

Keynote speakers include Ben Chandler, Foundation for Healthy Kentucky, and Amy Goyer, AARP’s National Family and Caregiving Expert.

Attendees will receive relevant advice on personal and financial safety in addition to community resources.

The Flat Out Fun Dancers will also perform.

Call the Fayette County Extension Office at (859) 257-5582 and request a registration form or visit our website: The $12 registration fee includes exhibits, continental breakfast, lunch and materials.

Registration deadline is September 5, 2017.