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Seniors Series Explores Regional Resources June 8-11 on WQED-TV
WQED-TV's OnQ series on seniors: "Age Well, Age Wise."


What: WQED-TV's OnQ series on seniors: "Age Well, Age Wise"

Where: WQED-TV (13.1 digital) at 7:30 p.m. and Midnight and on WQED: The Create Channel (13.2 digital) at 12:30 p.m. (June 9-12)

When: M-Thurs., June 8-11

Monday, June 8:

What will this series cover? What are three things you can do to live longer? What health issues do seniors face? Find out on this premiere night of "Age Well, Age Wise"

Tuesday, June 9:

How does quality, independent living improve seniors' health? Learn about the resources available in our area that will help you to live independently.

Wednesday, June 10:

Where can seniors volunteer and get credits for gift cards? What gadgets are out there to improve the quality of life for seniors? What can you do if you are a senior who is having trouble taking care of a pet? OnQ tells you about great volunteer opportunities, new technologies and pet care options for seniors.

Thursday, June 11:

Planning for your retirement? What extra health insurance should you get? Let OnQ educate you about local companies and agencies that specialize in financial planning.

And we’ll open up the phone lines so you can talk to the experts, LIVE!

For more health related topics seen on WQED-TV go to: http://www.wqed.org/ondemand/onq.php

OnQ is WQED’s nightly newsmagazine show, the only one in the region and one of five in the country. In its 10th year, OnQ features stories about the regions culture, business, history and human interest topics. A multiple Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Award winning program, OnQ was the first news and information program to broadcast in high-definition (HD) in the Pittsburgh market. Other prestigious awards for OnQ include: The Edward R. Murrow Award, The Gabriel Award, and The CINE Golden Eagle Award.

WQED Pittsburgh, honored with the 2007 and 2006 Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Award for Station Excellence, was founded in 1954 as the nation’s first community-supported broadcaster. WQED creates, produces and distributes quality programs, products and services to engage, inform, educate and entertain the public within its community and around the world. WQED Pittsburgh is one of the first broadcasters in the country to be fully high-definition (HD) in its studio and field production capabilities. It is the parent company of WQED-TV (PBS); WQED: The Neighborhood Channel; WQED: The Create Channel; WQEX-TV (A ShopNBC affiliate); WQED-FM 89.3/Pittsburgh; WQEJ-FM 89.7/Johnstown; a publishing division that includes PITTSBURGH MAGAZINE; local and national television and radio productions; WQED Interactive (www.wqed.org); and The WQED Education Department.


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