The general public is welcome at a free memory screening conducted by health care professionals to be held at Shawnee Ridge Senior Living community in Shawnee from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, May 14. It is a joint effort of BrightStar of Stroudsburg, Shawnee Ridge Senior Living, and Compassionate Care Hospice, in conjunction with The Alzheimer's Foundation of America.

Contact persons are Cindy Pittinger or Celia Elizabelar at (866) 421-9476.

Refreshments, presentations about Memory Loss, and how to maintain quality of life will be part of the event.

Senior Fitness Walk

The annual Monroe County Senior Fitness Walk will be held Wednesday, May 18, at 9 a.m. with registration at the YMCA on Main Street in Stroudsburg.

At 10 a.m. the 1-mile walk through downtown Stroudsburg will begin with entertainment and light refreshments afterward at the YMCA.

Registration is requested. To register call Prime Time Health (570) 420-3746; Retired Seniors and Volunteers Program (570) 420-3747; or Pocono Family YMCA (570) 421-2525.