The public is invited to attend the Western Summit from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Rose Garden Ballroom in Hays. The event is sponsored by the Hays Chapter of AARP.

Membership in AARP is not necessary. The cost is $10 and includes lunch and registration. There will be coffee, donuts and vendor booths from 8 to 9 a.m. The meeting is filled with speakers including Jeremy Miller from the Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs, Topeka, and Denise Vann from the Alzheimer’s Agency, Wichita.

Call (785) 625-6896 to RSVP on or before Oct. 1.