Race in America

Posted on 10/6/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events Join AARP Colorado and History Colorado for “Race: Are We So Different?” The traveling exhibit runs through January 4, 2015 and features a number of programs. AARP Members are entitled to a discount. The exhibit was developed by the American Anthropological Association and supported by the Ford Foundation and the National Science Foundation. The educational goal of the exhibit is to help individuals of all ages better understand the origins and manifestations of race and racism in everyday life by …

Woulda, coulda, shoulda? It’s time for will, can, did!

Posted on 10/2/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events | Money & Work Is it time to start the process of finding that new career path that will bring you fulfillment, income, and reward? Are you stuck in a situation that has become less than rewarding? Are you at a stage in your life where you are more interested in meaningful time spent rather than just punching a meaningless clock? Have you been laid off or have you retired from your lifelong career and are now looking for a new adventure? All these …

Counterfeit Medicines Can Leave You Under the Weather

Posted on 10/2/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Money & Work Many of us rely on medications to live better lives as we age. Unfortunately, scammers are aware of this and sell replicas of many types of drugs online. Fake drugs are sold at a steep discount via the Internet, but they often contain the wrong medication and dangerous ingredients. A 2013 study by the U.S. National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) analyzed more than 10,000 online pharmacy websites and discovered that 97 percent of them were out of compliance …

…The More You Know

Posted on 09/30/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Health & Wellbeing Blog by CJay Smith, CEC   For about three weeks now, I have had a topic in mind for this month’s blog. As a matter of fact, I had already written about 200 of the required words. I wanted to “circle back” with you to see how your “Life Reimagined” process was going. My articles including: Your Time is “Write” Now, Resolve to Laugh and Lessons Learned were written with my hope for you to #1. Enjoy reading my blogs, and …

Free Public Seminars On Aging & Home Health Options For Retirees Along The Front Range

Posted on 09/30/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Health & Wellbeing Denver, CO – (September 26, 2014) – In response to the growing needs of Colorado’s baby boomers, a series of free, public educational workshops on aging and home health are being offered along the Front Range this Fall, 2014 (dates listed below), from long term care retirement specialists in conjunction with non-profit sponsors and public facilities. Jim Brown, a speaker and senior advisor to The Council on Aging for Arapahoe, Jefferson and Douglas Counties, said “for retirees who want to learn …

AARP Local Offerings!

Posted on 09/19/2014 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Colorado | Events   Saturday, October 18, 6:30 PM- GRAND JUNCTION Join AARP for a Night at the Grand Junction Rockestra Featuring ZZ-3 From the Texas shuffle of “La Grange” to the bombastic electro-rock din of “Legs,” the ZZ-3 experience is sure to satisfy your need for blues and boogie woogie. All that combined with the spectacular Grand Junction Rockestra!  Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at the  Robinson Theater located at Colorado Mesa University.  AARP members and guests will receive 20% off on tickets. AARP members and …