The cost of the program is $20, or $15 for AARP members.

Lake Regional Health System will offer the AARP Safe Driving Course from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, in the hospital’s third floor conference rooms. Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. 

This program is the nation’s first and largest refresher course for drivers ages 50 and older. Participants will be updated on current rules of the road and safety tips.  They also will learn about adjustments drivers should make because of common age-related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time. 

The cost of the program is $20, or $15 for AARP members. Register at lakeregional.com/safedriving, or call 573-348-8222 for more information. 

Lake Regional offers a variety of educational programming during the year, on such topics as diabetes, heart disease and COPD. 

Several health fairs and screenings also are held annually throughout the lake area. For information on upcoming events, visit  lakeregional.com/events.