Business expo, health fair and job fair is Sunday in Keene
Burleson resident Gregg Gammon of Gammon Financial is one of forty-nine businesses represented at the 15th annual Keene Chamber of Commerce Business Expo/Health Fair/Job Fair from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Sunday at the Leiske-Pultar Gymnasium on the campus of Southwestern Adventist University.
Admission is free.
The gym is located on Old Betsy Road at Magnolia, across the road from Keene’s famous Duck Pond.
The chamber, along with the Keene Economic Development Corp. and the Keene Business Development Corp. is teaming with Southwestern’s Department of Nursing and the North Central Texas WorkForce Solutions for the event.
There will also be a food court and free bounce houses and balloon animals.
There are free seminars on social security, basic finances, wills and trusts, vegetarian cooking and end of life planning.
The Department of Nursing will provide health age appraisal, screening for diabetes, blood pressure and body mass index measurements and fitness assessments. All are free.
Arts Unlimited Southwest, Benke Ear Nose & Throat (hearing van in parking lot), Children’s Advocacy Center, Chisholm Trail Academy, Christy’s Pets, City of Keene, Cleburne Ford, Community Hospice of Texas, County Clerk Becky Ivey, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Crosier Pearson Funeral Home, Crossroad Fellowship Adventist Church, Gillin Energy, Gillin Reality, Hearts & Flowers, Heart to Heart Hospice, Hill College, Hopps Automotive, Jeremy Owens Paint & Body, Johnny Bekkelund Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace, KJRN The Journey, Keene Adventist Church, Keene Chamber of Commerce, Keene Adventist Elementary School, Keene Family Dental, Keene Futbol Club, Keene Independent School District, Keller Williams Paige Hensley, Larry Woolley Commissioner Precinct 4, Louis Vuitton, Mertz Family Dentistry, Moncrief Cancer Institute UT Southwest, Norwex, Ooh Waa Waa Gourmet Popcorn, Pinnacle Bank, Quality Brakes and Alignment, Read-Billingsley Real Estate, Rooted Life Montessori, Rosser Funeral Home, Seredan Design, Southwestern Adventist University, Texas Adventist Book & Vegetarian Food Center, Texas Health Resource Mobile Health Unit, Texas WorkForce Solutions, The pH Station, Timeout Massage, Total Health, Physical Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy and Town Hall Estates.
The free seminar schedule is:
11:00 a.m. - Social Security by Gregg Gammon of Gammon Financial
11:30 a.m. - Wills and Trusts by Attorney Christopher Tharp
Noon - End of Life Planning by Amanda Park of Rosser Funeral Home
1:00 p.m. - Investment Basics by Gregg Gammon
2:00 p.m. - Vegetarian Cooking with Dina Reyes of 360 Restaurant in Keene
Sponsors for the Business Expo, Health Fair and Job Fair are:
Southwestern Adventist University, Keene Business Development Corporation, Keene Economic Development Corporation, Crossroad Fellowship Adventist Church, Pinnacle Bank, Mertz Family Dentistry, Ideals Design and Architecture, Louis Vuitton, Quality Brakes & Alignment, Town Hall Estates, General Insurance Service and Cleburne Ford.