Connections Area Agency on Aging and Mercy Medical Center’s Older Adult Services co-host First Friday Coffee: Welcome to Medicare. This free, unbiased, informative 2 ½ hour seminar for new Medicare beneficiaries is held the first Friday of every month from 1:30 to 4:00 at Connections AAA, 2301 Pierce Street. Discussion topics will include who is eligible for benefits and time frames for applying, understanding Medicare’s benefits and options, supplements, Medicare Advantage plans, prescription drug plans and protecting their Medicare benefits. There will be ample time for questions. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. To register, or for more information, contact Connections AAA at 712-279-6900, 800-432-9209.