AARP to Host “Members Only” Gubernatorial Candidates Forum

Posted on 10/17/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events Attention AARP members!  Your next Governor will make decisions about the future of Connecticut that will affect you and your family. That’s why AARP is bringing you the facts so you can decide which candidate shares your views and values.  Come find out where the candidates stand and tell them what you think!  Join us on October 27 in Cromwell, CT to hear where the candidates stand on issues related to Financial Security, Long-Term Care and Family Caregiving, Affordable Utilities, …

AARP to Host Gov Debate Watch Party October 23 in Bridgeport

Posted on 10/9/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events AARP Connecticut is hosting a multi-generational Debate Watching Party for the upcoming Gubernatorial Debate scheduled for October 23, 2014 sponsored by NBC Connecticut.  The AARP Debate Watch Party begins at 5:45 p.m. at The Bijou Theatre, 275 Fairfield Avenue in Bridgeport.  The event is free and includes food and non-alcoholic beverages.  It is open to the public, however, advance registration is required.  Register online or by calling toll-free 1-877-926-8300. Join us for a fun and engaging evening where you’ll learn …

AARP Connecticut Hosts Free Shred Day in East Hartford

Posted on 10/7/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events The AARP Fraud Watch Network in Connecticut is teaming up with radio station WTIC-News Talk 1080 to sponsor a Free Shred Day on October 18, 2014 from 10AM-2PM at EnviroShred, 22 Prestige Park Circle, East Hartford, CT. Prevent ID Theft and Fraud by safely disposing of outdated and unwanted personal documents.  You can bring up to 3 bags/boxes to be safely and securely shredded at no cost.  Examples of outdated documents you should consider shredding are: Medical and Financial Records, …

AARP Member Discounts in Connecticut

Posted on 09/12/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events AARP Connecticut has negotiated great discounts on admission for area entertainment and attractions.  Be sure to bookmark this page and visit regularly to find out what current discounts are available.  New discounts will be added throughout the year.  Special restrictions apply, so please be sure to read all offer details before purchasing. JUST ADDED! New Britain Museum of American Art 56 Lexington Street, New Britain, CT Thru December 31, 2015 Buy One, Get One Free! AARP members may purchase one general admission at the regular …

AARP Virtual Career Fair Sept. 23 Features CT Companies

Posted on 09/2/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events Looking for work or a new career? AARP can help! Attend the AARP Real Possibilities Virtual Career Fair on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 10am-2pm ET, featuring over 20 Life Reimagined for Work hiring employers. Experienced job seekers can learn about job opportunities from local Connecticut employers such as the Blue Buffalo Co., a pet food manufacturer in Wilton, CT and Work at Home Vintage Employees (WAHVE). WAHVE is an innovative company headquartered in Avon, CT that places workers with …

AARP to Host Free Screening of “The Age of Love” in Bridgeport

Posted on 08/20/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events Attention all singletons (and couples!) — Love will be in the air in the city of Bridgeport, CT on Wednesday, September 10, 2014.   AARP Connecticut is hosting a free movie screening and reception for The Age of Love – a new documentary that follows a group of intrepid seniors as they participate in a first-of-its-kind speed-dating event exclusively for 70-90 year-olds.  Join us and AARP’s Sex and Relationships expert, Dr. Pepper Schwartz, along with the film’s director, Steven Loring, for …