Enchanted Fall Festival

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Back by popular demand:  the Annual Enchanted Fall Festival at the Massabesic Audubon Center!  And AARP members and their guests receive special prices:  $5.00 per person or $15 per family. It’s all on Saturday, October 22, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at the Massabesic Audubon Center at 26 Auburn Way in Auburn.  You’ll also find AARP New Hampshire there, with a cookie-decorating activity. What else is on tap? Enchanted Forest tours Bluegrass music Bonfire (with marshmallow roasting) Live animals …

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

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Come join The Palace Theatre’s fresh re-imagining of this hilarious classic! The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas – a rollicking HOOTENANNY of a musical – is coming to The Palace Theatre – and AARP members and their guests receive a $10 per Adult ticket discount.  The discounted performances will be held October 21 through November 12 at The Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover Street, in downtown Manchester.  There are both 2:00 and 7:30 pm performances. The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas …

Taste, Test and Take a Stand

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AARP New Hampshire invites you, your family and friends to Taste, Test and Take A Stand in Manchester on October 18. Accompanied by a rib-sticking meal of the Puritan Backroom’s famous chicken fingers, you’ll have the chance to connect with other AARP members and learn more about all of the things that we Granite Staters can do to encourage the candidates to Take a Stand to strengthen Social Security for future generations. Covering everything from drafting letters to the editor and …

Longevity Economy Accounts for $7.6 Trillion in Economic Activity

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AARP recently released the 2016 Longevity Economy report, an in-depth look at how our nation’s population of 111 million 50-plus consumers impacts the economy. According to the report, the 50-plus age groups generate $7.6 trillion in economic activity (a $500 million increase from 2013), including $5 trillion in consumer spending by people 50-plus. This increase reflects the shifting demographic and spending patterns of this group due to longer life spans and prolonged employment. The 50-plus cohort represents a powerful force …

It’s an AARP Meet and Greet in Concord!

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We’re coming to your neighborhood and invite you to join us! Our upcoming Meet and Greet – on October 6 at 6:00 pm – will be a fun, food-filled event.  We promise a lively, interactive discussion designed to get your views on AARP’s local programs, services and advocacy. It’s all part of our two-day tour in Greater Concord.  We want you to “be in the know” about all the activities we have planned, let you know how you can get …

Making Your Hobby a Business Workshops

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Exploring the possibility of turning your hobby into a business? Join AARP New Hampshire, Small Business Administration, SCORE and Center for Women’s Business Advancement at Southern New Hampshire University and find out how! Industry leaders will walk you through the steps to think about if you’re interested in making your hobby a business, including: Is your product or service marketable? How do you move beyond a fun pastime to a serious endeavor? What are the critical steps in building your …

It’s an AARP Meet and Greet in Hampton!

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We’re coming to your neighborhood and invite you to join us! Our upcoming Meet and Greet – on September 21 at 6:00 pm – will be a fun, food-filled event.  We promise a lively, interactive discussion designed to get your views on AARP’s local programs, services and advocacy. It’s all part of our two-day tour in the Seacoast.  We want you to “be in the know” about all the activities we have planned, let you know how you can get …

It’s an AARP Meet and Greet in Keene!

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We’re coming to your neighborhood and invite you to join us! Our upcoming Meet and Greet – on September 15 at 6:00 pm – will be a fun, food-filled event.  We promise a lively, interactive discussion designed to get your views on AARP’s local programs, services and advocacy. It’s all part of our two-day tour in Greater Keene.  We want you to “be in the know” about all the activities we have planned, let you know how you can get …

The CARE Act Helps Family Caregivers in New Hampshire

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Thanks to the hard work of AARP New Hampshire and others, the state legislature passed – and Governor Maggie Hassan signed – a bill to better support New Hampshire’s 173,000 family caregivers.  Every day, these Granite Staters help their older parents, spouses and other loved ones remain in their homes, where they want to be. The CARE Act – which became law on January 1 – is a commonsense solution to support family caregivers when their loved ones go into …

It’s an AARP Meet and Greet in Greater Manchester!

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We’re coming to your neighborhood and invite you to join us! Our upcoming Meet and Greet – on September 28 at 6:00 pm – will be a fun, food-filled event.  We promise a lively, interactive discussion designed to get your views on AARP’s local programs, services and advocacy. It’s all part of our two-day tour in Greater Manchester, which kicks off on September 29.  We want you to “be in the know” about all the activities we have planned, let …