AARP Arizona Presents a Mexican-American History Event, September 24

Posted on 08/21/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events Are you a history buff?  AARP Arizona will be hosting the latest in its series of educational presentations about Phoenix area history this September. Come and have coffee and doughnuts and learn about the rich Mexican-American heritage of the City of Phoenix on Wednesday, September 24 at the AARP Arizona state office. Phoenix native and local author Frank Barrios will talk about the history of the Mexican-American community dating back to the founding of the City of Phoenix in 1868. Learn how, …

Yuma Volunteers Needed for AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program 2015 Filing Season

Posted on 08/20/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Volunteering AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is currently seeking volunteers who could help with the program in Yuma during the upcoming 2015 tax-filing season. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides free tax preparation to those who are from low to moderate income, primarily focusing on those who are age 50+. The program is the largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service in the country. “People don’t need to have any previous tax preparation experience to volunteer with Tax-Aide,” says Frank Perazelli, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide …

Do You Understand Medicare? Free Presentation on September 2

Posted on 08/20/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events Join us on Tuesday, September 2 from 3:00-4:00 P.M. for a free presentation on Medicare. Learn about the differences between parts A, B, and D. The presentation will be held at the Century Public Library,  1750 E. Highland Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85016. Please call (602) 261-8677 for more information.

West Valley Volunteers Needed for AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program 2015 Filing Season

Posted on 08/20/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Volunteering AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is currently seeking volunteers who could help with the program in the West Valley during the upcoming 2015 tax-filing season. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide provides free tax preparation to those who are from low to moderate income, primarily focusing on those who are age 50+. The program is the largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service in the country. “People don’t need to have any previous tax preparation experience to volunteer with Tax-Aide,” says Frank Perazelli, AARP …

AARP Arizona Hosts “Movies for Grownups:” Cantiflas

Posted on 08/19/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Events AARP Arizona will be hosting another “Movies for Grownups” event Labor Day weekend. Join us on Saturday, August 30th for a free screening of Cantiflas at AMC Westgate in Glendale, Arizona. Cantiflas is a film chronicling the life of this beloved comedian on his journey to stardom, beginning his career modestly on a small stage and growing into one of the most well-known comedic icons in the world. Come and join AARP Arizona for this free screening and relive the laughs. The …

Small Group Events Help People Figure Their “What’s Next?”

Posted on 08/19/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Arizona | Health & Wellbeing Life Reimagined is a new way of thinking about what’s next in your life. Backed by decades of research, Life Reimagined can help you discover possibilities, prepare for change, and make your ideas real – whether you’re focused on work, health, relationships or finally pursuing your passion. AARP in Phoenix has Life Reimagined volunteers that are available to conduct “Check-up” events for small group gatherings across the Valley and in metro Phoenix.  Sandy Rupp is the Lead Volunteer for Life …