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Let’s Play Ball This Summer with the Brooklyn Cyclones!

Posted on 06/30/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

Enjoy Discounted Brooklyn Cyclones Tickets Look for AARP staff and volunteers at one of the select games and find out what we are doing in New York City. AARP members and their guests will receive a 20% discount on the following games this summer: 7/15 vs. Lowell Spinners @ 7pm 7/21 vs. Aberdeen Lion Birds @7pm 7/26 vs. Staten Island Yankees @ 4pm 8/1 vs. Aberdeen Lion Birds @ 6pm 8/9 vs. Vermont Lake Monsters @ 4pm 9/4 vs. Staten Island Yankees …

Get Smart! That’s AARP MoneySmarts!

Posted on 06/5/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

Did you know June is AARP MoneySmarts Month? As part of the month celebration AARP will host a series of informational financial workshop that will help you build your financial strength. Some of the topics covered will be Savings, Investing, Entrepreneurship, Estate Planning, Insurance, Retirement Security, Social Security and more. Click to register to attend one of our FREE events below. Light refreshments will be served at each event. Bring a friend! Wednesday, June 15, 2016 – AARP MoneySmarts Workshop …

AARP Says Support for New York Family Caregivers Needs to Happen Now

Posted on 06/1/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

Groups Unite To Urge Legislators to Expand Home Health Care Duties and Improve Patient Care Advocates for seniors, people with disabilities and health care professionals today called on the state to improve patient care and provide critical support for family caregivers by allowing home health aides to perform more health care tasks with additional training. The proposal has been recommended by the Governor’s Medicaid Redesign Team. The groups say ensuring flexibility for health care providers and increasing the availability of …

2016 Andus Award: Nominate An Outstanding Volunteer

Posted on 05/24/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

Do you know a volunteer age 50+ who is using his or her skills and experience to make a significant difference in your community? Honor his or her dedication, commitment, and creativity with a nomination for the 2016 AARP New York Andrus Award for Community Service — AARP’s most prestigious and visible volunteer award for community service. The purpose of this award is to recognize outstanding individuals who are making a powerful difference in their communities in ways that advance AARP’s …

New Theatre Discounts with The Gateway

Posted on 05/5/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

AARP Long Island is proud to partner with The Gateway, Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County, which presents the best in live theatrical entertainment both at the Gateway Playhouse in Bellport Village as well as the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts on Main Street in Patchogue Village.  This will be their 67th season of live, professional theatre at The Gateway. We are thrilled to offer you special discounts to all of their subscription shows on select performances and we …

Join Us and the Long Island Ducks for Baseball Season

Posted on 04/29/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

AARP Long Island is thrilled to partner again with the Long Island Ducks, for another great baseball season!  This will be their 17th baseball season providing affordable family fun to all of Long Island. Please come out and join us. SPECIAL TICKET PRICING FOR AARP MEMBERS AARP members and their guests will receive, exclusive $9 weekend ticket pricing, to the following baseball games: April 30th May 1st June 4th and 5th July 2nd and 3rd August 13th and 14th September …

NYS AG, Elected Leaders Join AARP to Kick Off ‘Shred Fest 2016,’ Help New Yorkers Avoid Risk of Identity Theft

Posted on 04/26/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

New Yorkers Shred Personal Documents at 16 Events Across State, 90+ Across U.S. to Provide Secure Document Destruction; AARP Offers Tips New Yorkers are taking a swipe against crime this week, helping protect themselves from potential identity thieves by shredding sensitive personal documents in locations around the state as part of  “Shred Fest 2016,” a series of free events sponsored by AARP and New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman’s Office. Attorney General Schneiderman and AARP New York State …

Shred Fest 2016: Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft

Posted on 04/11/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

Combating fraud is a priority for AARP New York, which represents approximately 2.7 million members age 50-plus throughout New York State. In a 2014 report, AARP found that 43% of 50+ voters in New York State or someone they know, have encountered a fraud or scam in the past 5 years and 56% are extremely to very worried about becoming a victim of identity theft, which was tops among all types of fraud. Identity thieves routinely search through dumpsters and …

New Discounts with Studio Theatre, Long Island Inc.

Posted on 03/23/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

AARP is sponsoring the spring/early summer Studio Theater Long Island Inc. series.  Additionally, AARP members and their guests will receive 4 shows for only $60. Use code APSTUDIO16 by either by calling the box office at (631) 226 – 8400 or purchase with code at box office.  (Valid starting April 1, 2016 through August 7, 2016 discount redeemable over box office phone or in person only.) Twelve Angry Men 4/1-4/17 Psycho Beach Party 4/29-5/16 The Boys Next Door 5/27-6/12 God’s Favorite 6/24-7/10 Year …

Join AARP and Microsoft in Buffalo for Free Computer Classes!

Posted on 03/23/2016 by <a href="http://states.aarp.org/author/skratz/" title="Posts by " rel="author"></a> | AARP New York |

AARP and the Microsoft Store at Walden Galleria are partnering to offer great FREE classes to our members who want to get more tech savvy.  Tablets and computers will be set up – just bring yourself. Class sizes are small – just 15 participants and RSVP is required. These classes fill up quickly.  If the class you want is full please sign up for the wait list, and we will alert you as we add classes throughout the year. Workshops: …