Late Summer Discounts and Savings

Posted on 07/16/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources Although we’re already in August, the fun doesn’t have to stop. AARP has more discounts and savings in Denver and on Colorado’s Western Slope. Check out the following offerings:     Friday, August 15, 10 AM – 4 PM – GRAND JUNCTION AARP Day at Children’s Nature Center AARP members are invited to enjoy a $2 savings at the Grand Valley Zoological Quest/The Children’s Nature Center, 404 Jurassic Ave. A Fruita, CO, 81521, on Aug. 15, 2914 during the attraction’s …

AARP Local Summer Discounts

Posted on 06/30/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources Saturday, July 12, 8:30 AM – COLORADO SPRINGS AARP At Arts On The Streets Morning Tour AARP Members receive 20 percent off and purchase tickets for $8.00. The hour-long guided walking tours introducing the art and history of downtown Colorado Springs. Tours meet at 9 am on the 2nd floor level of The Perk Downtown, 14 S. Tejon Street. Participants are invited to arrive at 8:30am, in order to have time to enjoy a medium beverage of your choice (included …

McDonald’s Kicks off Colorado Literacy Week with Free Breakfast & a Free Book to Colorado Four-Year Olds!

Posted on 05/13/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources AARP would like you to know of the following event… On May 19th, every Colorado McDonald’s Restaurant Serving Up Free Breakfast and a Free Book in Partnership with One Book 4 Colorado Program WHAT: Participating Colorado McDonald’s restaurants* will be giving away a FREE breakfast and FREE book to all four-year olds the morning of May 19th! Monday, May 19th marks the first day of Colorado Literacy Week and in partnership with One Book 4 Colorado, the Lt. Governor will be …

Health care and caregiver forum in May

Posted on 04/24/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources The Alzheimer’s Association and the Latino Community Foundation of Colorado are hosting a multicultural education forum, Cultural Competency in Dementia Care, for health care providers and family caregivers. The forum will be Thursday, May 8, 2014, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at InnovAge, 1265 S. Broadway in Denver. Call The Alzheimer’s Association at 303-813-1669 to register.* The cost is $15 for professionals, $10 for family caregivers. The workshops include: Family and Health Care Provider Conversation: A panel of family and healthcare professionals …

Kelli Fritts receives Distinguished Service Award

Posted on 04/24/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Local Resources AARP Colorado ASD Advocacy Director Kelli Fritts was chosen by the Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) to receive the agency’s Distinguished Service Award on April 23, 2014. The award is given to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the region and to the work of DRCOG. Fritts is being recognized for her work to improve the lives of older adults in the Denver region and throughout Colorado. “I’m extremely pleased that Kelli has received this well-deserved recognition for …

AARP Offers Jazz Fest Discount

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

Local Resources 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 …