Rediscover Mountain Maryland This Fall with AARP During the Western Maryland Roadshow!

Posted on 07/16/2015 by | AARP Maryland | Comments

Advocacy | Caregiving | Community | Events | Fraud | Livable Communities | Volunteering Rediscover “Mountain Maryland” with AARP! We have an exciting week planned this fall to help you explore beloved and unexpected places–through exclusive members-only engagements, workshops and tours. You can find free, valuable information on topics such as fraud and scam awareness, reimagining your work life, and other issues that matter to you, your family and your community. If you don’t think “Real Possibilities” when you think AARP, then you don’t know “aarp.” Get to know us at one of these …

Massachusetts Consumers Put Convenience Ahead of Safety on Laptops and Mobile Devices

Posted on 07/30/2015 by | AARP Massachusetts | Comments

Fraud AARP Launches “Watch Your Wi-Fi” Campaign to Increase Awareness of Risks on Free Public Wi-Fi A new survey of internet users shows that the freedom and convenience of public wireless networks may come at a cost. Nearly half failed a quiz about online and wireless safety, while tens-of-thousands admit to engaging in activity that could put them squarely in the sights of hackers looking to steal their personal information. An AARP Fraud Watch Network report, “Convenience versus Security,” shows that …

AARP Members – Get Out & Count

Posted on 07/30/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Community Trailnet, with the support of Great Rivers Greenway, is participating in the National Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project for the fourth year in a row. Volunteers are needed who can commit to counting bicyclists and pedestrians at designated locations from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 8 or Sept. 9. As we continue to collect count data each consecutive year, we will be able to show changes in bicycling and pedestrian activity. The data you collect is essential for future projects …

Cycling & More with Trailnet

Posted on 07/30/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Local Resources Bicrobrews …AARP in St. Louis is a proud sponsor of another Trailnet guided bike ride on Saturday, August 22nd. With the rapidly expanded microbrewery scene in St. Louis, we are on the map as one of the top 10 beer cities in the U.S. Pedal your way on the less-than-15-mile bicycle tour and learn what it takes to craft a fine brew from some of St. Louis’ most outstanding microbreweries. Tours and tastings will be offered at several stops (must …

Hitting the Trails & Rails

Posted on 07/30/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Health & Wellbeing Geocaching…Hitting the trail at the Sensory Garden…Brunch at Café Osage at Bowood Farms & CWE Shopping. These are perfect ways to spend a Saturday morning in St. Louis this fall with AARP in St. Louis leading the way! We are once again sponsoring the Ten Toe Express program coordinated by Citizens for Modern Transit. The Ten Toe Express is a walking program that links MetroLink & MetroBus with your own Ten Toes to explore St. Louis & step your way …

Handy at home? Computer savvy?

Posted on 07/30/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Uncategorized Help out our community by sharing your skills as a volunteer with the St. Louis NORC. The St. Louis NORC (Naturally Occurring Retirement Community), a non-sectarian neighborhood program operating in the Creve Coeur area and whose mission is to help older adults remain living at home, is in need of volunteers from the community. Here’s a snapshot of their needs: • Minor plumbing, electrical, and “handyman” home repairs – Change a faucet washer, replace a furnace filter, program a remote …