Life@50+ – The Stars Come Out in Boston

Life@50+ – The Stars Come Out in Boston

Posted on 04/15/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Events What do the following people have in common? Whoopi Goldberg and Jay Leno; Laura Bush and Barbara Pierce Bush; The Moody Blues*; Linda Ronstadt; HGTV’s Kitchen Cousins stars Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri… They’re all coming to Life@50+ this May 8-10 in Boston! And with more than 50 planned lifestyle and learning sessions, nightly entertainment and a jam-packed exhibit floor, we really do have something for everyone! Life@50+ strives to create an experience that reflects the personality of today’s AARP …

FREE seminar available in 6 Arkansas cities on starting your own business

FREE seminar available in 6 Arkansas cities on starting your own business

Posted on 03/31/2014 by | AARP Arkansas | Comments

Events Interested in starting your own business in Arkansas? The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTC) is sponsoring a seminar in April on this topic, with options to attend events in Russellville, Hot Springs, Searcy, Little Rock, Hope and Jonesboro.  AARP members and veterans  attend FREE!  According to ASBTC, the seminar prepares potential business owners for the intensive business planning process; identifies major steps crucial to starting a business; discusses key issues that affect the success of your business; and discusses start-up requirements and …

AARP helps educate Arkansans on health insurance options

AARP helps educate Arkansans on health insurance options

Posted on 01/23/2014 by | AARP Arkansas | Comments

Events AARP Arkansas and several partners are co-hosting free public events across the state to help interested Arkansans know their health insurance options and get free help to sign up for affordable health insurance. Arkansans who haven’t signed up yet for coverage under the new health care law still have time to do so. Open enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace continues through March 31, 2014. The Know Your Health Insurance Options 2014 Community Meetings Series is co-sponsored by AARP Arkansas, …

2013 Andrus Award recipient profiled by newspaper

2013 Andrus Award recipient profiled by newspaper

Posted on 12/2/2013 by | AARP Arkansas | Comments

Events Jack Harris of Searcy, AARP Arkansas 2013 Andrus State Award for Community Service recipient and longtime AARP volunteer, is profiled in the Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013,  Three Rivers Edition of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Congratulations, Jack!  Here’s a link to the story: http://bit.ly/1fWeGdf            

AARP Arkansas honors volunteer leaders with 2013 awards

AARP Arkansas honors volunteer leaders with 2013 awards

Posted on 11/5/2013 by | AARP Arkansas | Comments

Events     LITTLE ROCK—Jack Harris of Searcy is the 2013 recipient of the Andrus State Award for Community Service, AARP’s most prestigious and visible volunteer award.    Harris received the award during AARP Arkansas’ 2013 Andrus Award and Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon, held today at the Governor’s Mansion in Little Rock. Also presented today was AARP Arkansas’ Distinguished Service Award, which was received by Dr. Diana Glaze of North Little Rock.  The Andrus Award is AARP’s most prestigious and visible volunteer …

Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour Bus is coming to Arkansas

Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour Bus is coming to Arkansas

Posted on 10/29/2013 by | AARP Arkansa | Comments

Events Tour Bus provides health tests, assessments, education and consulting services for FREE! The Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour with AARP will provide free health tests at events throughout Central Arkansas. The three free health tests, valued at over $100, measure 10 key indicators that include total cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, body mass index, body composition, skeletal muscle, resting metabolism, visceral fat, real body age and body weight. The tests are administered to adults age 18 years and older by …