Logo for the Office on Aging and Independence Master Aging event

Saturday, October 19 / 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Howard Community College / 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044

Presented by the Howard County Office on Aging and Independence

Announcing a new take on the 50+EXPO for 2019: "Master Aging: Engage, Educate and Inspire" debuts as a conference-style event with seminars, exhibitors and entertainment for the 50+ community. This new format replaces the 50+EXPO, and will take place on Saturday, October 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at our new location on the campus of Howard Community College (HCC) in Columbia. 


Hosted by the Howard County Office on Aging and Independence, "Master Aging: Engage, Educate and Inspire" will be held in three buildings within easy walking distance of each other on HCC's campus - Duncan Hall, the Health Sciences Building and the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center. Free onsite parking is available. Event highlights include:

  • 62 vendor and sponsor booths, located in the three lobbies and one additional large room
  • 10 informational and educational seminars 
  • two entertainment performances, plus a keynote speaker in the Smith Theatre
  • one panel discussion/demonstration in a 140-person capacity lecture hall
  • snack and lunch sales from a variety of vendors in two lobbies, including coffee carts


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