Sen. Fowler among four state lawmakers planning to attend Carbondale Senior Fair
Illinois state Sen. Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) is expected to be among four General Assembly lawmakers attending the Senior Fair in Carbondale next week, according to an event announcement and information on the senator's website.
Also expected to attend are State Sen. Paul Schimpf (R-Waterloo), State Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) and state Rep. Patrick Windhorst (R-Metropolis).
"I will be partnering with State Senator Schimpf and State Representatives Bryant and Windhorst to host a Senior Fair at the Carbondale Civic Center," Fowler said in an announcement posted to his state Senate website. "I encourage area seniors to come out and take advantage of a number of free screenings being made available. We will also have several vendors on hand, providing helpful information to attendees. Free refreshments and door prizes will be offered."
Fowler, business development officer for Peoples National Bank and former Harrisburg mayor, has represented Illinois' state Senate District 59 since January 2017.
Free brochures and legislative guides will be available, in addition to free blood pressure, blood sugar and grip testing screenings and a free trigger point chair massage, according to an event announcement posted to Facebook.
The Senior Fair is schedule for 9-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 24, at the Carbondale Civic Center at 200 S. Illinois Ave. in Carbondale.