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Great Lakes tales and history might surprise you

Posted on 03/27/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

From tales of native peoples to fur traders, from secret voyages conducted by the Underground Railroad to rum runners, and thousands of shipwrecks in between, the National Museum of the Great Lakes in Toledo tells the whole story. Invite a friend and join fellow AARP members for an exclusive tour of the National Museum of the Great Lakes and the SS Col. James M. Schoonmaker, once the largest freighter on the Great Lakes. AARP is offering members a free tour …

Come see the signs of the times

Posted on 03/22/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

AARP Cincinnati has arranged a special Sunday evening tour of the American Sign Museum in Cincinnati, where members and their guests can experience the rich history of American signage through preservation of original signs and educational displays about them. Members and their guests are invited to the museum on Sunday, May 17, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. where they can witness the history of American vintage sign that evoke stories and reflect history, technology, commerce, and the culture of …

Fight fraud and ID theft at Parma shredathon

Posted on 03/9/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Protect yourself from identity theft when you shred, destroy and recycle documents and digital devices that contain your personal information at a special event at the Cuyahoga Community College West Campus in Parma on the third Saturday in April. Join AARP and the Cuyahoga County Sherriff’s Department for our document shredding, electronic device recycling and medicine disposal event between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at the Tri-C West Campus parking lot, 11000 Pleasant Valley Road …

Hey NE Ohio! Have fun making a difference

Posted on 03/4/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

If you want to have fun while making a difference in your community, then volunteering with AARP may be your ticket to an exciting 2015. Your options are many, so we are hosting events where you can pick up information and explore the possibilities by talking with current volunteers over refreshments. Why volunteer with AARP? Volunteer Karl Johnson shares his reasons: Among the Real Possibilities you could choose to explore: Becoming a Life Reimagined guide in Akron and help people of …

Don’t miss Cleveland International Film Festival

Posted on 02/26/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Come Together, Right Now for the 39th Annual Cleveland International Film Festival! Come see some of the newest and most significant artistic films and documentaries from across the world on March 18–29 at Tower City.  Discover new cultures and hear film directors talk about their on-location experiences. As one of its sponsors, AARP is offering our members and their guests a discount on tickets to the Cleveland International Film Festival. Purchase tickets online with discount code CIFF50plus at the check-out …

AEP customers spared $116 M in surcharges

Posted on 02/26/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

AARP Ohio opposed the subsidy proposed by American Electric Power, and this morning issued the following statement from Bill Sundermeyer, who leads government affairs work for AARP Ohio: “While we disagree with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) that it has jurisdiction to allow the proposed American Electric Power (AEP) surcharge to bail out an aging coal plant, Wednesday’s order saves ratepayers $116 million by appropriately rejecting AEP’s request. We hope the Commission rejects the pending and similar FirstEnergy …