…Looking Through a Different Lens

Posted on 12/19/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Home & Family Blog by CJay Smith, CEC Remember those resolutions that you made last year or possibly the year before?  Remember saying, “I’m going to lose weight, I’m going to change jobs, I’m going to save more, I’m going to eat more nutritiously,” yet by the end of the first month of the New Year you had already “fallen off the wagon.” Now don’t be too hard on yourself, many of us make resolutions such as these with the best of intentions. …

AARP Local Discounts

Posted on 12/18/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Local Resources AARP Night at the Colorado Mammoth January 10, 2015 DENVER Join AARP as the Colorado Mammoth take on the Calgary Roughnecks in the 2015 home opener. Come by the AARP table and meet AARP staff and volunteers and hear about the things AARP is doing here in the community.  AARP members and their guests receive a discounted ticket and service fees are waived. Colorado Mammoth vs. Calgary Roughnecks Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Pepsi Center Ticket …

The Caregiver’s Cairn: Holiday Blues

Posted on 12/17/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family Blog by Jane Barton Greetings one and all… Welcome back to The Caregiver’s Cairn – a sustaining and empowering guide for caregivers and care receivers. I hope you and yours have enjoyed a lovely month since my last posting. I invite you to pour a cup of coffee or hot tea, curl up in a cozy chair, and take a deep breath. It is a busy time of year with the various holidays unfolding at warp speed. The pace is …

AARP Night with the Colorado Mammoth

Posted on 12/10/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events Join us for AARP Night with the Colorado Mammoth as the Colorado Mammoth take on the Calgary Roughnecks in the 2015 home opener on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at the Pepsi Center.  Come by the AARP table and meet AARP staff and volunteers and hear about the things AARP is doing here in the community. AARP members and their guests receive a discounted ticket and service fees are waived. Tickets price: $22 – Lower Bowl End, $8 – Upper Bowl …

Take Charge of Your Future

Posted on 12/5/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events You want to make the most of your future. That’s why AARP is providing free, unbiased information that can help you make smart financial decisions so you can live independently as you age. AARP also wants to extend a special invitation to our youth. They are the ones who must start saving right now, and we want to help young people start to think about the money they will need when they are no longer working. So join us and …

Christmas Memories

Posted on 12/4/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Home & Family | Volunteering Blog by CJay Smith, CEC You can tell the holidays are upon us when shows such as: Frosty the Snowman, Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer and The Grinch Who Stole Christmas show up on the TV channels. I remember as a little girl watching these shows around the middle of November and excitedly knowing that Christmas was just around the corner, and Christmas meant gifts! One year I remember getting an Easy Bake Oven that made the best cakes and …