30 Days and 30 Ways Kicks Off!

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Welcome to 30 Days and 30 Ways!  Throughout the month of June, we’re surprising you with at least one way each day to connect with us, either in the community or from the comfort of your own home! Here are the first 10 days of festivities.  Check out our blog at the start of each week to learn more!   June 1: Learn about the amazing history of the Lake Massabesic area at this Audubon indoor slide show.   June …

AARP Seeks 2017 “Andrus Award for Community Service” Nominees

AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2017 New Hampshire Andrus Award for Community Service — AARP’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award.  The purpose of the award is to recognize outstanding individuals who are making a powerful difference in their communities in ways that advance AARP’s mission, vision, and commitment to volunteer service and that inspire others to volunteer. “AARP New Hampshire is excited to shine a light on 50+ volunteers who are using what they’ve learned in …

Refresh Your Skills With an AARP Smart Driver Course in June!

The AARP Smart Driver Course is the nation’s first and largest refresher course for drivers age 50 and older. This course will help reduce your chances of receiving a traffic violation, getting into an accident, or becoming injured. Anyone can benefit from a refresher course that helps them stay current with driving laws and new technology! The classroom course is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. You may be eligible to receive an insurance discount upon completing the …

Manchester’s “Walk for your Health” June Dates!

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Manchester’s Parks and Recreation Department has released the spring dates for 2017’s “Walk for your Health Program.”  This walking group is open to people of all ages who want to get out in the fresh air, exercise and meet new friends!  The spring series will run from Monday, April 17 – Friday, June 23, with walks taking place on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00 AM and beginning from a variety of locations. AARP will be present at the first …

Life Reimagined Check-Up Tour!

This spring, AARP New Hampshire is offering our popular Life Reimagined Check-Ups in several Granite State locations:  Portsmouth, Manchester, Keene, Dover, New Durham and Concord. Whether you are looking to change careers or design your dream vacation, Life Reimagined can help you begin the process of making it happen! “Whether you want to start a new career, build a new business, or live your dream life, Life Reimagined Check-Ups can provide real help to pursue your possibilities and connect with …

Manchester’s “Walk for your Health” May Dates!

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Manchester’s Parks and Recreation Department has released the spring dates for 2017’s “Walk for your Health Program.”  This walking group is open to people of all ages who want to get out in the fresh air, exercise and meet new friends!  The spring series will run from Monday, April 17 – Friday, June 23, with walks taking place on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00 AM and beginning from a variety of locations. AARP will be present at the first …

Free Round of Mini-golf at Chuckster’s!

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Winters in New Hampshire can be long and when the weather breaks, it’s nice to be able to get outside and enjoy the outdoors.  And get some exercise! That is why AARP New Hampshire is hosting free miniature golf on Friday, May 19, from noon to 3:00 pm.  All the activities take place at Chuckster’s Family Fun Park on Route 4 in Chichester. Rain or shine, AARP members (and one guest per member) can join the miniature golfing fun for …

Patsy Cline Remembered at the Audi!

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Fans of classic country will be intrigued by this unique tribute to the late, great Patsy Cline when it comes to the Audi (Concord City Auditorium) on May 21.  And AARP members and their guests receive special prices! What will be so unique? The Amit Orchestra is a versatile 10 piece ensemble comprised of members from the Capital Jazz Orchestra performing presentations that typically fall outside of the traditional jazz genre. Accompanying the orchestra is vocalist Liz Saunders.  Originally from Cape Cod, MA, …

Catch a Performance by the Manchester Choral Society!

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Musical theater fans take note: Manchester Choral Society has a treat for you as they perform a full orchestra concert version of Leonard Bernstein’s Candide.  AARP members and their guests receive a $7 off discount with two performances to choose from! Throughout the 1950s, composer Leonard Bernstein worked to adapt Voltaire’s 1759 novel Candide into a musical.  The novel is a satirical story in which the characters, regardless of social or financial status, suffer unimaginable hardship.  Through comedy and Bernstein’s music, its message is that one …

Chase Binder Presents “Travel for the 50+”

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Trying to plan a vacation but don’t know where to start, where to go, or how to budget?  AARP New Hampshire is proud to present noted local Travel Expert/Columnist Chase Binder, who will share her experiences and recommendations for the 50+ traveler.  The presentation will cover a range of topics important to you!  Examples include:     Traveling on a fixed income Planning and booking a trip Local, State, National, and International venues Packing Safety concerns And of course, your …