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March 14, 2007

‘Gwinnett Lifestyle Showcase' Gets New Home at Gwinnett Tech
7th Annual Event for Senior Living to Take Place at GTC Busbee Center


The seventh annual Gwinnett Lifestyle Showcase, a one-stop shop for seniors living in Gwinnett, gets a new venue this year when it takes place on Saturday, March 24, from 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m., at the spacious and innovative Busbee Center on the campus of Gwinnett Technical College.

Formerly known as Senior Day Out, the free event will feature a Showcase Marketplace with more than 50 vendors, entertainment and door prizes. This year's event will be held at the Busbee Center on Gwinnett Tech's campus, a new location for the event, which will be able to house the entire show in one large, convenient high-tech convention space.Sponsors of this year's event include Gwinnett Technical College, Community Council of Gwinnett, Gwinnett Senior Services and Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation.

The Gwinnett Lifestyle Showcase will provide information on everything from recreation to housing for seniors, and promises to be a hit with the 50+ market. Caregivers for aging parents and active baby boomers alike will discover all the many services and opportunities available to them in and around Gwinnett County. Booths and vendors will spotlight recreational and educational opportunities, county services, travel, relocation services, home repairs, investments, insurance and much more, with such representatives as:

For more information about the Gwinnett Lifestyle Showcase call 770-564-4680 or 770-982-2358.

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Gwinnett Technical College, one of Georgia's largest technical colleges, serves more than 21,000 students annually to meet the workforce training needs of the region. The college offers more than 50 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs and hundreds of seminars, workshops and courses providing specialized training. Gwinnett Tech’s service area includes Gwinnett and North Fulton counties. Gwinnett Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Gwinnett Technical College. In addition, some college programs hold separate licensure or accreditation status with appropriate agencies. For more information, visit

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