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 the UPMC Health Plan Connect Center in Monroeville Mall 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!*

DateEvent Description
Wednesday, Apr. 10 Let's talk: Immunizations
Wednesday, May 8 Let's talk: Alzheimer's, dementia, and mental health resources
Wednesday, June 12 Let’s talk: Diabetes prevention and management
Wednesday, July 10 Let’s talk: Managing your COPD

Concert on the Hill

Bring your family and friends to enjoy a day of healthy activities and fun on Tuesday, June 25. UPMC for Life will be offering free preventive screenings for members* and information about how to improve your health and wellness. Together, we can help you live your best life!

Day of Health

Bring your family and friends to enjoy a day of healthy activities and fun on Tuesday, June 25. UPMC for Life will be offering free preventive screenings for members* and information about how to improve your health and wellness. Together, we can help you live your best life!

Location Event Activities
UPMC Passavant Campus
700 Cumberland Woods Dr.
Allison Park, PA 15101

10 a.m to 1 p.m.
Stay tuned–more details coming soon!

Health & Wellness Fair at Beechtree Commons

Bring a friend and join us for a FREE community health fair event on Friday, May 10. You’ll have the opportunity to take steps towards maintaining your best health while enjoying time with other local members of the community. We hope to see you there!

Location Event Activities
Beechtree Commons II
6560 Leechburg Road
Verona, PA 15147

1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
  • UPMC for Life members can get important health screenings.*
  • Get your picture drawn by our caricature artist.
  • Get important health information from organization such as American Heart Association, UPMC Health Plan health coaches, and more.
  • Learn more about your UPMC for Life benefits, volunteer opportunities, and other adult community happenings.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and fun giveaways.

National Senior Health & Fitness Day

Your health is at the center of everything we do. That’s why UPMC for Life is proud to be the Pennsylvania state sponsor of National Senior Health and Fitness Day for the 12th year in a row. Join us on Wednesday, May 29 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to take part in this important celebration focused on helping older Americans stay healthy and active! Admission is free for all UPMC for Life members and any age 65 or older. Bring your friend and get ready for a fun-filled day!

Location Event Activities
Logan Valley Mall
5580 Goods Lane
Altoona, PA 16601
  • Get moving with line dancing, a Healthy Steps demonstration, Zumba Gold, and Tai Chi.
  • UPMC for Life members can get important health screenings.*
  • Enjoy live music with a local DJ.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and fun giveaways.
Erie Zoo
423 W. 38th St.
Erie, PA 16508
  • Get moving with line dancing and Zumba.
  • UPMC for Life members can get important health screenings.*
  • Get your picture drawn by a caricature artist or have fun with friends in our photobooth.
  • Enjoy live music with a virtual orchestra and a local DJ.
  • Talk to one of our Health Care Concierges about your plan benefits.
  • Take a walk around Erie Zoo and enjoy all it has to offer.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and fun giveaways.
City Island
Carousel Pavilion
600 Riverside Dr.
Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Get moving with dancing and a fitness demo.
  • UPMC for Life members can get important health screenings.*
  • Participate in a fitness walk around City Island.
  • Enjoy live music with a local DJ.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and fun giveaways.
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
One Wild Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
  • Get moving with line dancing, Zumba, belly dancing, and more.
  • UPMC for Life members can get important health screenings.*
  • Sign your favorite karaoke songs with friends and enjoy live music with a local DJ.
  • Join a game of Pickleball.
  • Get your picture drawn by our caricature artist or have fun with friends in our photobooth.
  • Play the drums and relieve stress at the same time.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and fun giveaways.
  • Take a walk around the Zoo and enjoy all it has to offer.
Lycoming Mall
300 Lycoming Mall Circle
Pennsdale, PA 17756
  • Get moving with line dancing and a fitness walk.
  • Enjoy live music with a local DJ.
  • Take part in the magic with a local magician.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and fun giveaways.

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-Johnstown
1219 Scalp Avenue
Johnstown, PA 15904
  • May 6
  • May 13
  • May 20
  • June 3
  • June 10
  • June 17

All meetings will take place from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Station Medical Center
1516 9th Avenue Altoona, PA 16602
*Enter at the K4 entrance
  • May 7
  • May 14
  • May 21
  • June 4
  • June 11
  • June 18

All meetings will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
3410 Wilmington Road
New Castle, PA 16105
  • Jun. 3
  • Jun. 10
  • Jun. 17
  • Jun. 24
  • Jul. 1
  • Jul. 8

All meetings will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

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

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
April 10 No special activity this week.
April 24 Meet a rhino keeper
May 8 Meet an orangutan keeper
May 22 No special activity this week.
May 29 National Senior Health and Fitness Day
June 5 Free train ride
June 19 Free carousel ride
July 3 Meet an alligator keeper
July 17 No special activity this week.
July 24 Senior Citizens Day
August 14 Meet a giraffe keeper
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.

Spring and Sing into Wellness

You’re invited to Spring and Sing into Wellness with us on Wednesday, April 24! Admission is free for all UPMC for Life members and attendees–so bring your friends and enjoy a fun-filled day!

Location Event Activities
Wild Things Park
One Federal Washington Way
Washington, PA 15301

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Get moving with Zumba, and a fitness walk around the ballpark.
  • UPMC for Life members can get important health screenings.*
  • Enjoy live music and singing by Bobbie Shaw.
  • Ask the pharmacist about your prescription drugs.
  • Enjoy fun giveaways!

Wellapalooza 2019

You’re invited to Wellapalooza 2019! Join us on Tuesday, April 16 for a free event focused on wellness, fun, and healthy living! You’ll have the opportunity to take steps towards maintaining your best health while enjoying time with other local members of the community. You can even bring your friends — this event is open to all Medicare beneficiaries. We hope to see you there!

RSVP by Tuesday, April 9. To RSVP for this event, please call your Health Care Concierge team toll-free at the phone number on the back of your member ID card.

Location Event Activities
Heinz Field
UPMC Club Room
Suite Entry B, adjacent to Gate B
100 Art Rooney Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • UPMC for Life members can get important health screenings.* Make sure to bring your member ID card with you to receive preventive screenings.
  • Participate in tours of Heinz Field.
  • Learn more about your UPMC for Life benefits, volunteer opportunities, and other adult community happenings.
  • Enjoy music with DJ Little Larry Joe and line dancing with Roland Ford.
  • Get your picture drawn by our caricature artist or take a picture in our photo booth with some added local surprises!
  • Watch a healthy cooking demo presented by 412 Food Rescue.
  • Enjoy light refreshments and fun giveaways.

Park for free! Parking is available at no cost at Gold Lot 1 and Stage AE Lot. Attendees MUST enter the lots from West General Robinson Street. Look for the Wellapalooza signage and UPMC for Life volunteers at the entrance of the lots to receive a parking voucher.

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
April 3 No special activity this week
April 17 Meet the Zoo Veternarians
May 1 No special activity this week
May 15 Meet the sea turtle keeper
May 29 National Senior Health and Fitness Day
June 12 Meet the gorilla keeper
June 26 No special activity this week
July 10 Meet the elephant keeper
July 24 No special activity this week
August 7 Meet the lion keeper
August 21 No special activity this week
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.

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.

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*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.

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Last Updated: 10/01/2018
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