Phoenix History Event: The Great Colorado River Flood of 1983

Posted on 07/31/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Are you a history fanatic? As part of the AARP Phoenix summer history series, Arizona native Frank Barrios will give a free presentation on “The Great Colorado River Flood of 1983.” The Great Colorado River Flood made national news in the Spring of 1983 when an unexpectedly large amount of runoff from melting snow pact and precipitation in the upper Colorado River basin caused flood damages in Nevada, California, Arizona and Mexico.   Come and learn about this historic event with the AARP Arizona staff. When: …

Are You Safe? Free Presentation on AARP’s Fraud Watch Network, August 14

Posted on 07/30/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Enjoy a free presentation on AARP’s Fraud Watch Network. Learn how to protect yourself from identity theft and fraud. The Fraud Watch Network is a free service that connects you to your community, updating you with the latest scams in your area with monthly Watchdog Alerts.     When: Thursday, August 14, 12:00-12:30 P.M. Where: Surprise Senior Center, 15832 N. Hollyhock St., Surprise, AZ 85378 For more information, call (623) 222-1522.

ABCD’s of Medicare, Free Presentation, August 13

Posted on 07/28/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Do you understand Medicare? What’s the difference between parts A, B, and D? Join us for a free hour long presentation going over the differences of the parts of Medicare, so you can make an informed decision. When: Wednesday, August 13, 10:15-11:15 A.M. Where: Deer Valley Senior Center, 2001 W. Wahalla Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85027 For more information, please call (602) 495-3714.

Protect Yourself from Fraud, ID Theft, and Scams, Free Presentation on August 6

Posted on 07/18/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events Join us on Wednesday, August 6 from 11:00-11:45 A.M. for a free presentation on AARP’s Fraud Watch Network. Learn how to protect yourself from identity theft, fraud, and scams. The presentation will be held at the North Tempe Multi-Generational Center, 1555 N. Bridalwreath St., Tempe, AZ 85281. For more information, please call (480) 858-6510.

AARP Arizona Hosts Prescott Valley Fraud Watch Network Forum

Posted on 07/14/2014 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Events AARP Arizona in partnership with the Prescott Valley Library and the Arizona Corporation Commission’s (ACC) Securities Division will be hosting a free Fraud Watch Network event on Wednesday, August 6. Trained AARP volunteers will introduce valuable information to help protect you from identity theft, fraud and scams. Representatives from the ACC will also present on the dangers of investment fraud. Learn how to recognize the red flags around investment scams and what free resources are available to you. This free …

Welcome to Ideas@50+

Posted on 06/17/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Events Join us this September 4-6 in beautiful San Diego and be one of the first to attend this new annual experience. It’s your opportunity to engage and network with today’s most interesting thinkers and experts in Health & Wellness, Money & Work, Technology & Innovation and Travel & Lifestyle. Enjoy three days of provocative discussions on trends, share ideas and walk away with practical options for your own life. Ideas@50+ is everything you love about AARP events…and so much more. …