AARP Offers Jazz Fest Discount

Posted on 04/9/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events AARP members and their guests may receive discounted admission to the Winter Park Jazz Festival July 19 and 20 in Hideaway Park in Winter Park, Colo. All gates open at 10 a.m. Music starts at noon and ends at 6 p.m. on both days. Members may receive entrance for general admission at $35 and $55 for VIP. Regular priced general admission is $45 and VIP admission is regularly $65. That’s a $10 savings for AARP members and their guests. Tickets may be purchased by contacting the Chamber Box …

National Spelling Bee

National Spelling Bee

Posted on 03/10/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events *AARP wanted to share information about the National Spelling Bee… The National Senior Spelling Bee is open to anyone 50 years old or older. This orthographic contest will entertain and challenge you. You’ll meet like-minded folks and compete with some of the best spellers in the nation. There are cash prizes for the winners, but the biggest remuneration is loads of fun. The 2014 National Senior Spelling Bee will be held in Knoxville, Tennessee, on Saturday, July 12, 2014, 9:30 …

AARP Sponsors 16th Annual XicanIndie Film Festival

AARP Sponsors 16th Annual XicanIndie Film Festival

Posted on 03/4/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events AARP Colorado would like to invite you to The XicandIndie Film Festival at Su Teatro.  The XicanIndie Film Fest is an annual four day festival that showcases some of the best in Chicano independent film as well as featured Latino World Cinema. Great film, visiting filmmakers and artists, receptions and parties make this event an audience favorite. Now in its sixteenth year the festival will run from April 3rd to April 6th at Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center …

Check Out this Life Reimagined Workshop: Selling Yourself

Check Out this Life Reimagined Workshop: Selling Yourself

Posted on 02/20/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events Workshop One: SELLING YOUR SELF A 90-minute workshop that helps you prepare for your career change In this workshop we will discuss specific steps you can take to effectively market yourself to prospective employers or investors. We will explore techniques to help you sell yourself, your story, and your idea to people who can help you make your dream come true. There are simple techniques that will make seeking an interview and successfully engaging in an interview much easier. 1.      …

Join AARP in Honoring the Legacy of Cesar Chavez!

Join AARP in Honoring the Legacy of Cesar Chavez!

Posted on 02/19/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events Cesar Chavez Day has been an official holiday of the city and county of Denver since 2002. This year’s holiday will be observed Saturday, March 29, with a 10:00 a.m. parade from Regis University to Cesar Chavez Park at Tennyson Street and West 41st Avenue, where a celebration will be held starting at 11:00 a.m.  AARP Colorado is sponsoring the 2014 celebration, participating in the parade and will have a booth at the park.  Join us in this celebration of …

Las Madrinas to Honor AARP Director

Las Madrinas to Honor AARP Director

Posted on 02/17/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events Centro San Juan Diego will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its Las Madrinas Tribute event in May, and AARP multicultural outreach director Roberto Rey will be among the honorees. Las Madrinas will be held May 17, at 11 a.m. in the Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Avenue Parkway. To attend the event or for more information, visit www.blacktie-colorado.com/calendar/event-detail.cfm?id=262716.* “Las Madrinas begin as a grassroots community event to provide sustainable, educational and family support to underserved Latino families. It has …