The 11th annual District 112 Senior Awareness Day will be held Friday, Aug. 9 at the Richardson Civic Center from 9 a.m.-noon. The event includes entertainment, refreshments, and many vendors that provide senior services and resources. The Dallas Area Agency on Aging will have benefits counselors present to answer questions and provide assistance with Medicare and Medicaid, as well as offer information on other programs for seniors.

Admission is free. The event is cosponsored by the City of Richardson and the office of State Rep. Angie Chen Button. For more information, call 972-234-8980 or e-mail