Join AARP for a Free Screening of The Hitman’s Bodyguard!

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You are invited to a free screening of The Hitman’s Bodyguard! The world’s top protection agent (Ryan Reynolds) is called upon to guard the life of his mortal enemy, one of the world’s most notorious hit men (Samuel L Jackson). The relentless bodyguard and manipulative assassin have been on the opposite end of the bullet for years and are thrown together for a wildly outrageous 24 hours. Free and open to the public! EVENT DETAILS: WHEN: Friday, August 18, 2017 TIME: 7:00 …

AARP BOGO night with the Helena Brewers!

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Join AARP at Helena Brewers Baseball. BOGO means buy one ticket, get one ticket free! Members, family and friends can enjoy 2-for-1 tickets when the Helena Brewers take on the Great Falls Voyagers. BOGO Night is Thursday, 8/31. Game time: 7:05 pm. Stop by the AARP table at the game to meet local AARP Montana staff & volunteers.  Get AARP info & resources. Bring your AARP membership card for a free gift. The 2-for-1 BOGO tickets for this game can be …

AARP Montana Announces “Operation Stop Scams” Workshop in Billings

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AARP and host of experts conduct “how-to” workshop on spotting scams and avoiding fraud Free and Open to the Public – Free Lunch Served! Helena, Mont., Aug. 10, 2017 — In its ongoing efforts to fight fraud, AARP Montana is joining with a coalition of crime prevention agencies to sponsor a “how-to” workshop entitled Operation Stop Scams. The event, which is set for August 30 in Billings at 8:30 a.m. is at the Billings Big Horn Resort and is free …

New Health Care Bill is Unfair and Unaffordable

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Montanans age 50 to 64 would dig deeper into their pockets to pay for health insurance By Tim Summers, AARP Montana State Director Recently, the House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA).  This bill would give billions to big drug and insurance companies while dramatically increasing costs for Montanans over age 50 and those with pre-existing conditions. The bill is now being debated by the Senate. Under the new health care bill, insurance companies can charge older …

REGISTER TO WIN!!! 14th Annual Symphony Under the Stars Promises Fun for All

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Join AARP Montana, the Helena Symphony and Carroll College for an evening of rock and roll, family and friends, fireworks and fun! Look for our AARP “Symphony Shuttle” golf carts offering rides between Centennial Parking Lot, PE Center Lot and the concert lawn. Shuttles will start running at 4:30 p.m. Together with the Helena Symphony & Carroll College, AARP Montana is sponsoring the 14th Annual Symphony Under the Stars. With this year’s theme of “ROCK ON!” the Helena Symphony Orchestra …

Learn how to protect yourself from fraud. Attend a free “how-to” workshop on keeping sharp, spotting scams & avoiding fraud.

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Dillon, MT   In its ongoing efforts to fight fraud, AARP Montana is partnering with a coalition of crime prevention agencies to sponsor “how-to” workshops entitled “Operation: Stop Scams – Fight Back Against Fraud”. Presenters will discuss Internet and telemarketing scams, investment fraud, credit card and identity theft and what to do if you think you’ve become a victim. One of AARP Montana members’ top concerns centers on financial exploitation, said Tim Summers, AARP State Director. …

Women 4 Wellness Health Fair Credited with Changing Lives

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Annual event provides full battery of free health screenings and preventative educational programs available to tribal members as well as entire community The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes in collaboration with AARP Montana and other community partners, have joined forces to host the annual Women 4 Wellness health fair on Thursday, May 18, at 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Joe McDonald Event Center on the Salish Kootenai College campus. The greatly-anticipated and much-appreciated event draws thousands of women …

2017 Montana Lifespan Respite Summit to examine ‘Compassion Fatigue’

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Summit aims to address needs such as caregiver education, public awareness and better access to respite for Montana’s caregivers   The Montana Lifespan Respite Coalition, in collaboration with the Department of Public Health and Human Services and AARP Montana, will host the annual Lifespan Respite Summit at the Wingate Hotel in Helena on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The theme of this year’s summit is “Refuel and Recharge: Coping with Compassion Fatigue.” “The goal of …

Do you ♥ working with volunteers? We’re looking for you!

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Are you passionate about volunteer engagement? Are you looking for a career where you get to work with volunteers nearly every day? AARP Montana is hiring an Associate State Director of Outreach & Advocacy. We are looking for a motivated and innovative leader who is inspired by the energy our volunteers have to offer! We’re millions of members strong – with more joining us every day – the largest and “most powerful grassroots organization” around, according to Fortune magazine. In …

Volunteer District Coordinator Needed in Helena Area for AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

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AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the nation’s largest volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service, presents rewarding opportunity AARP Foundation is searching for a new volunteer district coordinator to implement its Tax-Aide program in the Helena area. With the help of volunteers, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free tax-filing help to those who need it most. Current local Helena area coordinator Concetta Eckel, who has held the position for nearly 8 years, is planning to resign at the end of this year’s tax season. …