Community Events

Meet our licensed representatives at events in your area. You can take advantage of health walks, community health fairs, flu shot clinics, and other special events. Watch the short video below to hear what UPMC for Life member Shefali enjoys most about our community events:


Upcoming Events

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Coffee Connections

Bring a friend and join us at a UPMC Health Plan Connect Center near you for FREE events! Enjoy light refreshments, get personal assistance with your Medicare questions, and learn about health and wellness topics. Events take place from 10 a.m. until noon on the dates listed below. Members can receive FREE preventive screenings!*

LocationHealth and wellness topic
Monroeville Mall
252 Mall Circle Dr.
Monroeville, PA 15146
September 11: Kidney disease management and prevention

Grandparents Day

Bring your grandkids and get ready to have some fun at the Zoo! Join us for Grandparents day at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium on Sunday, September 8 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. You must present your UPMC for Life member ID card to receive free admission. Regular costs apply for children over the age of 2. Admission costs for grandchildren: Children ages 2-13 – $14, children younger than 24 months old – free.

Location Dates/Times
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
7370 Baker St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Sunday, September 8
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Health Fair at Erie Art Museum

Join us for an afternoon of art on Friday, August 30 at the Erie Art Museum. Members can take advantage of free admission to the museum and get preventive screenings.*

Location Event Activities
Erie Art Museum
411 State St.
Erie, PA 16501

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Tour the Erie Art Museum.
  • Learn how to line dance.
  • Have your picture drawn by our caricature artist.
  • Take advantage of health screenings.*
  • Enjoy light refreshments, fun giveaways, and more.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers Classes

Caring for a loved one? You need care too. The Powerful Tools for Caregivers program can help. This six-week program will teach you tools you need to maintain good physical and emotional health. Members may enroll in the program at no additional cost.

Location Dates/Time
UPMC Health Plan
200 Corporate Center Dr., Ste. 100
Camp Hill, PA 17011
  • Aug. 30
  • Sept. 6
  • Sept. 13
  • Sept. 20

To learn more or RSVP, call your Health Care Concierge team at the phone number on the back of your member ID card.

Healthy Hour Events

Take advantage of free preventive screenings, participate in fitness activities, play fun brain training games, and enjoy fun giveaways! Light refreshments and sample healthy mocktails will also be provided. Plus, you can talk to a UPMC Health Plan health coach about your wellness goals.

Location Dates/Times
Fifth Avenue Commons
1205 Fifth Ave.
McKeesport, PA 15132
Tuesday, September 10
2 to 4 p.m.
Penn Hills Senior Center
147 Jefferson Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
Friday, September 13
2 to 4 p.m.
St. Therese Plaza
4 St. Therese Ct.
Munhall, PA 15120
Thursday, September 19
4 to 6 p.m.
Beechtree Commons II
6560 Leechburg Rd.
Verona, PA 15147
Friday, September 20
2 to 4 p.m.
Marshall Manor
112 E. Main St.
Uniontown, PA 15401
Thursday, September 26
2 to 4 p.m.
Bellmead Apartments
815 S. Main St.
Washington, PA 15301
Friday, September 27
2 to 4 p.m.

Safari Walks at Erie Zoo

Join us at the Erie Zoo for Safari Walks! Enjoy Safari Walks and special activities at the Erie Zoo on the dates listed below. UPMC for Life members receive complimentary, all-day admission on these dates. You can walk at your own pace and enjoy the Zoo!

Walk Date Special Activity
August 28 Organized walk
September 11 Meet a cat keeper
September 25 No special activity this week
October 9 Meet a reptile keeper
October 23 Halloween celebration

To receive complimentary admission, show your UPMC for Life member ID card at the admission gates any time throughout the day on the dates listed above. UPMC for Life will provide water to all participants. To take advantage of the special member-only activities, meet us at the special activity exhibit at 10:15 a.m. Special activities start at 10:30 a.m. All walks take place on a Wednesday. Keeper talks are subject to change.

Walk for Your Wellness at Berkshire Mall

Meet us at the UPMC Health Plan Connect Center in Berkshire Mall and let’s Walk for Your Wellness. Join us on any of the dates listed below from 9:30 to 11 a.m. to participate in our free mall walking program. Bring your friends, family, and loved ones. Members can get preventive screenings and take part in fun activities.

Location Mall-walking dates
Berkshire Mall
1665 State Hill Road
Wyomissing, PA 19610

9:30 to 11 a.m.
  • Sept. 17
  • Oct. 15
  • Nov. 19
  • Dec. 17

SilverSneakers Open House Event

Come check out participating SilverSneakers fitness facilities and enjoy light refreshments and giveaways! UPMC Health Plan staff will also be available to answer your plan benefit questions. Look for our mobile van outside the facility!

Location Dates/Times
Pennbriar Athletic Club
100 Pennbriar Dr.
Erie, PA 16509
Tuesday, October 1
10 a.m. to noon
Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh – South Hills
345 Kane Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
Thursday, October 3
10 a.m. to noon
Streamline Fitness
1829 McKees Rocks Rd.
McKees Rocks, PA 15136
Thursday, November 7
10 a.m. to noon

Zoo Walks at Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

It’s time for Zoo Walks! Join us at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium on the dates listed below for Zoo Walks! UPMC for Life members and one guest receive complimentary admission to the Zoo on these dates. Take advantage of special member-only activities, walk at your own pace, and enjoy the Zoo before it opens.

Walk Date Special activity
September 4 Meet the red panda keeper
September 18 No special activity this week
October 2 Meet the education ambassador animal keeper
October 16 No special activity this week
October 30 No special activity this week

To receive complimentary admission, meet us at the front gate of the zoo between 8 and 10 a.m. UPMC for Life will provide water to all participants. All walkers must arrive and enter before 10 a.m. to receive no-cost admission. After the walk, members can stay at the zoo to enjoy the exhibits.

Special activities will start at 9:15 a.m. Meet us at the special activity exhibit at 9 a.m. Keeper talks are subject to change.

*Preventive screenings are available for UPMC for Life members only. Make sure you bring your member ID card with you to receive preventive screenings. Nonmembers will not be able to receive preventive screenings.

For accommodations of persons with special needs at meeting, please call 1-877-539-3080 (TTY: 711).

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call 1-866-405-8762 (TTY: 711) for more information. Out-of-network/non-contracted providers are under no obligation to treat UPMC for Life members, except in emergency situations. Please call our customer service number or see your Evidence of Coverage for more information, including the cost-sharing that applies to out-of-network services. Other physicians/providers are available in the UPMC for Life network.

This information is available for free in other languages. Please call our customer service number at 1-877-539-3080 (TTY: 711). We are available October 1 through March 31, seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. From April 1 through September 30, we are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

UPMC for Life has a contract with Medicare to provide HMO, HMO SNP, and PPO plans. The HMO SNP plan has a contract with the PA State Medical Assistance program. Enrollment in UPMC for Life depends on contract renewal. UPMC for Life is a product of and operated by UPMC Health Plan Inc., UPMC Health Network Inc., UPMC Health Benefits Inc., and UPMC for You Inc.

Tivity Health, SilverSneakers, SilverSneakers FLEX and SilverSneakers BOOM are registered trademarks or trademarks of Tivity Health, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the USA and/or other countries. © 2018. All rights reserved

*Our hours of operation change twice a year.

You can call us:

October 1 through March 31:
seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

April 1 through September 30:
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Last Updated: 10/01/2018
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