Freeman Advantage Events
Upcoming Freeman Advantage programs and events
Call 417.347.5837 for reservations or more information .
To become a Freeman Advantage member, download the brochure and mail your completed membership form with a check for $20.
Game Day 1:00 pm Thursday, May 4, Freeman Business Center 3220 McClelland Blvd. (back entrance). Join your friends for a game of cards! Refreshments provided.
Freeman Advantage Striders 7:00 am – 8:30 am Tuesday, May 9, Northpark Mall Food Court. Get your blood pressure checked, turn in your Striders walking card and catch up on all the latest events and activities.
Smart Driver 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm Thursday, May 10. Learn how you can stay safer, longer behind the wheel. Insurance companies may offer discounts for taking this course. Cost: $15 for AARP members, $20 for non-members, payable the day of the course.
Freeman Advantage Senior Prom 11:30 am – 2:00 pm Wednesday, May 17, Butcher’s Block Event Center, 499 W. Fountain Road, Joplin. Join us for dancing, pictures, door prizes and more! Enjoy a delicious meal of chicken gumbo, red beans, sausage and rice, corn bread and confetti cookies. Tickets: $9 – advance purchase required. Make checks payable to Senior Community Committee.
Movie Matinee 2:00 pm Thursday, May 18, Freeman Business Center 3220 McClelland Boulevard, Joplin (back entrance). Hidden Figures tells the story of three black female mathematicians who played a vital role at NASA during the “Space Race.” Refreshments provided.
HealthWISE 10:00 am (9:30 am social time) Tuesday, May 30, Freeman Business Center 3220 McClelland Boulevard, Joplin (back entrance). Uncontrolled high blood pressure (hypertension) can lead to stroke by damaging and weakening your brain’s blood vessels. In observance of Stroke Awareness Month, Freeman Accreditation Coordinator Sharlyn Splean will discuss how to stay healthy and identify important risk factors for stroke prevention. Enjoy refreshments and door prizes.
Freeman Advantage National Senior Health and Fitness Day 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Wednesday May 31, Joplin Family YMCA. Visit vendor booths and learn great ways to stay healthy. Play bingo throughout the morning for a chance to win prizes. Join our Zumba Gold exercise demo, watch a flash mob and learn how to play Pickleball. No reservation required.
Freeman Advantage mailing address
1102 West 32nd Street
Joplin, MO 64804
Freeman Advantage contact information
Jamie Gillmore, Freeman Senior & Volunteer Services Coordinator
1001 McIntosh Circle, second floor
Joplin, MO 64804
Freeman Advantage office hours
8:30 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday