SAN LEANDRO -- Seniors can get a free health checkup and learn about the array of services available to them at the 16th annual Senior Resource Fair on Friday, Sept. 13.

The free event will be at the San Leandro Senior Community Center from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More than 60 agencies and groups offering senior services are scheduled to attend to provide information on housing, health and wellness, transportation, financial planning, leisure activities and aging in place.

Those attending can take part in a raffle for prizes. Recycling will be available for fluorescent lamps, batteries, hearing aids, cell phones, used eyeglasses, expired medications and mercury thermometers.

The Senior Community Center is located at 13909 E. 14th St.

Ashly McGlone covers San Leandro, San Lorenzo, San Ramon and the Washington Township Health Care District. Contact her at 510-293-2463. Follow her at Twitter.com/AshlyReports.