A free “Welcome to Medicare” seminar will be held Tuesday, May 29 at 5:30 p.m. in the community center at FreedomBank, Elkader. The seminar is offered by the State of Iowa’s Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) and Central Community Hospital. The seminar will cover: Medicare Parts A & B Benefits, Prescription Drug Benefits (Part D), Medicare Advantage Plans and Medicare Supplement insurance. Lizz Johnstone, SHIIP counselor, will present the program. Registration is required to attend. Please call SHIIP Coordinator Lorry Kohls (563-245-7023) by May 21 to register.