Join AARP at Dodger Stadium for Baseball and Family Fun!

Posted on 07/3/2014 by | AARP California | Comments

California | Español Baseball season is in full swing and AARP wants to meet up with you at a Dodgers game to enjoy food, fun, and festivities. Come by the AARP table at each of the games listed below to pick up giveaways and information and hear about exciting things AARP is doing to help Angelenos 50+ live life to the fullest! AARP has arranged for members and their guests to receive discounted tickets for selected games this season. Catch an LA Dodgers ball …

Your Social Security and Your Retirement: Making a Plan that’s Right for You

Posted on 07/21/2014 by | AARP Alaska | Comments

About AARP | Alaska | Events | Money & Work What’s the best time to claim your Social Security benefits? Many have questions related to their benefits and AARP has lots of information to help. For starters, let the Social Security Calculator help you figure out how much retirement income you’ll receive at different claiming ages so you can determine when you should claim Social Security. Can you afford to “retire early” and claim benefits at age 62, should you wait until your full retirement age, or can you wait …

North Avenue: A Complete Street in the Making

Posted on 07/21/2014 by | AARP Vermont | Comments

Advocacy | Home & Family | Vermont If you live in or around Burlington, chances are you have driven North Avenue.  This important street is the backbone of the New North End as well as a key connection between the New North End and the Waterfront and Downtown. What is less likely is that you have biked North Avenue, or walked along it for any distance.    Over the last year or so, a group of citizens and municipal staff have been working hard on the “North …

AARP Local Offerings!

Posted on 07/21/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events Wednesday, July 23- GOLDEN AARP Day Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910 AARP Members gain free entrance to this exhibit.  This exhibition celebrates Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and 94 avant-garde artists in the Parisian artistic and cultural scene during this rich period of artistic experimentation.  Discover objects that will delight you including paintings, watercolors, drawings, rare zinc shadow puppet silhouettes, and famous Chat Noir cabaret illustrations. *This is not an AARP event. Any information you provide to the host organization will …

Northern Virginia Encore Chorales Seek Singers 55+!

Posted on 07/21/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

Events | Virginia For Baby Boomers and Beyond – Sing with one of the Northern Virginia Encore Chorales this Fall WHAT:             Encore Chorale for singers 55+ WHEN:             Starting September 2014 for 15 weeks WHERE:           Locations in Northern Virginia For more information, visit the Encore website at http://encorecreativity.org, call 301-261-5747 or email info@encorecreativity.org. Encore invites you to join us for our Fall season of singing to be held at locations in Northern Virginia.   Encore singers improve their voices, improve their health, …

“Summer Nights” Concert Series Continues with Cool Jazz

Posted on 07/20/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

About AARP | Events | Uncategorized | Washington DC Chill out during July and August with two more “Summer Nights” concerts presented by AARP.  Up next on July 29th, DC favorites jazz man Marcus Johnson, vocalist Sylver Logan Sharp and neo-Soul artist Marshall Sims. Use the discount code DCSN for 30 percent off of the price listed below and put the “Summer Nights” concerts on your schedule. We’ll see you at the District’s historic Howard Theatre.  If you don’t think cool music in DC when you think AARP, then …

Planning Your Retirement with Joy!

Posted on 07/20/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Local Resources | Money & Work | Washington DC “We want people to understand that if they want to have a happy retirement they need to be happy before they stop working,” said Kelvin Boston in opening the recent AARP DC financial security seminar “Joyful Retirement: Planning for your Future” that was offered  at AARP headquarters. Boston, was the seminar moderator and host for the public television program “Moneywise.” Boston further stated, “A lot of us think that we have to acquire things and reach certain goals and after …