AARP Night with the Colorado Mammoth

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

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

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 …

Take the Grandkids to Whoville and Laugh at the Grinch

Posted on 12/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Events The Denver Center for Performing Arts is offering a discount to AARP members who take a child or grandchild to the Dec. 17 evening performance of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical. AARP staff and volunteers will be on hand before the show to discuss the various ways AARP is active in the community. AARP members and guests can get a free child’s ticket (for those 17 or younger) with the purchase of an adult ticket in …

Participate in RTD Meetings

Posted on 11/26/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events As RTD expands bus and rail services, its fare structure has become complex and hard to navigate for a lot of consumers. RTD is currently evaluating its current fare policies, including how fares are calculated based on distance, zones, and class of service such as Regional, Express, and Local/Limited. RTD has developed fare structure alternatives. The RTD Board of Directors will be holding a series of public meetings between December 3, 2014 and December 11, 2014 throughout the metro area to present …

Happy Holidays from State Director Morie Smile

Posted on 11/14/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events What a year 2014 proved to be! Members across the state enjoyed presentations on brain health and healthy behaviors. In Fort Collins, CSU students coached older Larimer County residents on how to use their technology, and in Mesa County, high school honor students turned the generational tables, offering technology assistance to an eager crowd. Throughout the year, AARP CO Caregiving ambassador Jane Barton offered advice and insights into healthy Caregiving and creating Caregiver support groups, which is a major AARP …

More member discounts

Posted on 11/14/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events Are you a sports lover? How about a lacrosse game? Or maybe you’re into something more cultural. Well, AARP Colorado has you covered. Join us for a Colorado Mammoth game and/or The Westside Oratorio, a tale of seven generations of a Denver Mexican-American family. AARP invites you to see The Westside Oratorio on Dec. 7, 2014, 2 p.m. at Su Teatro, 721 Santa Fe Drive in Denver. This play has been described as a “beautiful, sweeping and poignant epic that …