Come learn how you can get involved as an AARP Virginia volunteer!

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AARP Virginia is looking for people who want to make a difference in their community and in our state. We have several opportunities available for you to get involved as an AARP Virginia volunteer in southeast Virginia. Please join us at one of two informative luncheons to learn more about how you can sign up to volunteer. Yorktown Monday, October 17th at 11:30 am Joe & Mimma’s, 5742 George Washington Highway, Yorktown, VA  23692 Click here to register or call 877-926-8300. Please …

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with AARP at Teatro de la Luna!

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In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, join AARP members and friends for an enchanting evening of the captivating rhythms of Rio de la Plata: the tango. This one-night-only presentation of tango and milonga music features the extraordinary voice of Mariana Quinteros. Music, lyrics and song vibrate together for an unforgettable trip to the Rio de la Plata, with renowned local talents: Trifilio Tango Trio featuring Emmanuel Trifilio on the bandoneon, Ramon Gonzalez on guitar, and Devree Lewis on cello. Together, …

Fight Hunger & Play Pinball!

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AARP Virginia is teaming up with the Roanoke Pinball Museum and Feeding America Southwest Virginia for a night of family-friendly fun while collecting donations of non-perishable food items to help those who are going hungry in southwest Virginia. Anyone who brings a bag of non-perishable food items to the Roanoke Pinball Museum will gain free admission to play on the over 60 vintage pinball machines housed in the museum. Some of these reconditioned machines date back to the 1930s! Date: …

Caregivers Conference – Gems: A Treasure Chest of Ideas – Alexandria

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Please join the Northern Virginia Dementia Care Consortium for their 30th Annual Caregivers Conference! Gems: A Treasure Chest of Ideas Date: Friday, November 11, 2016 Time: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm Location: First Baptist Church of Alexandria, 2932 King Street, Alexandria, VA  22302 Click here for more information and to register. This year’s speakers include: Teepa Snow, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA, is one of America’s leading educators on dementia. Her philosophy is reflective of her education, work experience, available medical research, and first …

Aging in Place FREE Community Workshop in McLean

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Small changes in your home can make a big difference. Home modifications, even small ones, can enhance your comfort and safety. They can enable you to thrive as your living situation changes and happily welcome visitors to your home – from grandchildren to adult children and friends. You are invited to attend a free workshop to find out how simple changes to your home can create an environment where everyone is welcome, and where everyone can flourish. AARP is teaming up …

Senior Law Day in Alexandria with FREE document shredding!

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Join Us for 2016 Senior Law Day!  Determining Your Destiny: Understanding the Need to Plan  AARP is teaming up with Senior Services of Alexandria and the Alexandria Bar Association to bring you Senior Law Day on Saturday, October 15th from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at First Baptist Church of Alexandria on King Street. Topics of discussion include Guardian and Conservatorship: the role of a Geriatric Care Manager and the importance of financial planning as we continue to age and …

Join AARP & McLean CVA for dinner in McLean!

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Join AARP Virginia and the McLean Community: A Village for All Ages (McLean CVA) for Dinner at Pulcinella – The Italian Host AARP has reserved a private room at Pulcinella for members and their guests to enjoy dinner together with a 10% discount on a dinner entrée on Tuesday, September 20th. Enjoy dinner with your neighbors and friends! There will not be a seminar or program, and no products will be promoted or sold – just casual fun with other members like you in …

Free Health & Wellness Fair in Blacksburg!

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AARP Blacksburg chapter and the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) will conduct the 2016 Health and Wellness Fair on September 14th at the Christiansburg Recreation Center. You are invited to join the approximately 100 exhibitors and 500+ citizens expected to participate. This event will focus on citizen participation and healthy living. Successful aging is not just about medical conditions and their management, but about living a full and engaged life and how a community makes that possible. The Health and Wellness …

Volunteer @ the Take a Stand Campaign HQ in Springfield

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Take a Stand is about having our 2016 candidates commit to action on Social Security, so that all Americans can retire with dignity and independence. At AARP, we have a long history of fighting for the issues that matter most to our members. Our new campaign office and our volunteers are essential in our quest to have the candidates produce real details about how their plans will affect our families. Volunteers will represent our members on the front lines at …

Come learn how you can get involved as an AARP Virginia volunteer!

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AARP Virginia is looking for people who want to make a difference in their community and in our state. We have several opportunities available for you to get involved as an AARP Virginia volunteer in southwest Virginia. Please join us at one of two informative luncheons to learn more about how you can sign up to volunteer. Danville Wednesday, August 24th at 11:30 am Golden Leaf Bistro, 215 Craghead Street, Danville, VA  24541 Click here to register or call 877-926-8300. Please …