Be Wary of Fraudulent Emails Demanding Payment of Traffic Fines

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-10-16T12:09:34+00:00">October 16, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

The following fraud alert was issued by the New Hampshire Attorney General this morning and is reproduced below, with permission: Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald and Director Elizabeth Bieleki, New Hampshire Division of Motor Vehicles, have issued a fraud alert warning of a scam email pretending to come from the New Hampshire Department of Motor Vehicles.  The fake email notifies the recipient that he or she was cited with a traffic violation and then demands payment of the fine within …

A Christmas Carol Returns to The Palace

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-15T12:05:00+00:00">October 15, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-21T12:10:50+00:00">September 21, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

You’ll be saying “Humbug” too if you miss Scrooge and Tiny Tim in this holiday classic. The Palace Theatre tradition continues with Charles Dickens’ classic story of Scrooge and Tiny Tim.  And AARP members and their guests receive a $10 per Adult ticket discount.  The discounted performances of A Christmas Carol will be held December 1 through December 23 at The Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover Street, in downtown Manchester.   Performances will be held at both 2:00 and 7:30 pm. Known …

Job Search in the Digital Age Comes to Nashua

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-10-11T12:42:35+00:00">October 11, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

In the Digital Age, success can hinge on the movement of a mouse and the click of a button! Join AARP for a free interactive 90-minute workshop, Job Search in the Digital Age.  Learn about the newest and best websites and apps for the job search so you can search like a digital champ! Enjoy complimentary light snacks and beverages while you learn important tips about how to network online and get noticed by hiring managers.  Put your best foot …

CAREversations in Portsmouth and Manchester

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-11T12:30:27+00:00">October 11, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-10-13T13:20:32+00:00">October 13, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

Caring for a friend, family member or loved one?  You’re not alone. There are more than 42 million family caregivers in the US and more than 173,000 in New Hampshire, providing care for aging parents, spouses, friends or other loved ones, enabling them to live independently in their own homes. Join us for a free, family caregiving event in Portsmouth on November 12 and Manchester on November 15.  The facilitator-led roundtable discussion will help you: Discover five key steps to …

AARP iPad Workshops in Portsmouth on November 11

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-10-10T13:23:09+00:00">October 10, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

Looks what’s coming to Portsmouth on November 11:   FREE hands-on workshops for those who want to get the most out of their iPads. It’s all part of the AARP TEK program (Technology, Education, Knowledge) with friendly TEK guides available to answer your questions and provide one-on-one help. Choose from four workshops offered on November 11 in Portsmouth.  Registration is required.  For any of the sessions, you can register by calling 1 866 591 8105 or by going online. Featured iPad …

The Nutcracker at The Palace

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-10-10T11:40:00+00:00">October 10, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-21T11:42:32+00:00">September 21, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

Don’t miss this holiday tradition with the Southern New Hampshire Dance Theater, accompanied by a live orchestra led by Grammy Award-winning conductor, John McLaughlin Williams! The Nutcracker comes to town Friday, November 24 through Sunday, November 26 and AARP members and their guests receive a $10 per adult ticket discount.  The discounted performances will be held at The Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover Street, in downtown Manchester.  Performances will be held at various times:  11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 4:30 …

Medicare Open Enrollment Begins October 15

Posted on <time class="entry-date published updated" datetime="2017-10-09T12:51:32+00:00">October 9, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

Medicare Open Enrollment runs from October 15 through December 7 and is the perfect opportunity to review your Medicare plan coverage for 2018. AARP is encouraging everyone with Medicare coverage to compare their health and prescription drug plan options during the seven weeks of Medicare Open Enrollment. “Medicare Open Enrollment is your once-a-year opportunity to compare plans to find one that best meets your needs at a price that’s right for you,” said Lina Walker, PhD, Vice President in AARP …

Become a Volunteer Activist. Join our Capital City Task Force!

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-09-21T12:50:42+00:00">September 21, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-21T12:55:48+00:00">September 21, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

New Hampshire is one of the oldest states in the country and there’s a lot of work to do to serve AARP members, their families, and the general public.  That’s why AARP New Hampshire is recruiting volunteer activists from across the state to work on a variety of legislative issues – throughout 2018 and beyond – and become a member of our Capital City Task Force. The Capital City Task Force is comprised of a group of dedicated volunteers interested …

The Equifax Breach: What You Need to Know

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-09-15T12:46:51+00:00">September 15, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-25T12:24:31+00:00">September 25, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

  Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit bureaus, recently announced that a data breach likely compromised the information of approximately 143 million Americans.  The media swirl that ensured has left many people confused and alarmed. What You Should Know As a credit-reporting agency, Equifax collects information about consumers and how we handle our financial obligations. Equifax and other credit bureaus sell this information to lenders and credit-scoring companies to determine our eligibility for loans and lines of credit, …

Conway Housing Coalition Receives AARP Community Challenge Grant

Posted on <time class="entry-date published" datetime="2017-09-07T11:11:25+00:00">September 7, 2017</time><time class="updated" datetime="2017-09-07T13:54:22+00:00">September 7, 2017</time> by AARP New Hampshire

AARP New Hampshire announces its winner for the first-ever AARP Community Challenge, aiming to create change and improve quality of life at the community level.  The winner in New Hampshire is the Mount Washington Valley Housing Coalition in Conway.  Each project was partially or fully funded through the AARP Community Challenge grant and is set to be completed by November 1, 2017. “Great communities require careful planning and time, but quick action projects such as the one in Conway can …