Life@50+ – The Stars Come Out in Boston

Life@50+ – The Stars Come Out in Boston

Posted on 04/15/2014 by | AARP National | Comments

Events What do the following people have in common? Whoopi Goldberg and Jay Leno; Laura Bush and Barbara Pierce Bush; The Moody Blues*; Linda Ronstadt; HGTV’s Kitchen Cousins stars Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri… They’re all coming to Life@50+ this May 8-10 in Boston! And with more than 50 planned lifestyle and learning sessions, nightly entertainment and a jam-packed exhibit floor, we really do have something for everyone! Life@50+ strives to create an experience that reflects the personality of today’s AARP …

AARP, SBA Host Encore Entrepreneur Events in 2014

AARP, SBA Host Encore Entrepreneur Events in 2014

Posted on 04/1/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events AARP and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are teaming up to help budding entrepreneurs and new business owners ages 50 and over access the resources they need to grow their businesses and create jobs.  During several events being planned for 2014, “encore entrepreneurs” will have the opportunity to link up with a number of organizations and community leaders for advice and assistance in their endeavors.  The first event took place in Bridgeport on January 30.  Additional event  details are below: Linking the Encore Entrepreneur …

AARP Member Discounts in Connecticut

AARP Member Discounts in Connecticut

Posted on 03/27/2014 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! The Bushnell 166 Capital Avenue Hartford, CT 15% Discount on select tickets to Beauty and The Beast  *** PURCHASE DEADLINE EXTENDED THROUGH APRIL 4, 2014! *** AARP Members can purchase discounted tickets …

Broadway Week Discount for AARP Members

Posted on 01/1/2014 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events Happy New Year! What a way to begin the new year by telling you that starting Friday, January 3, 2014 at 10:30 am through Sunday, January 5, 2014. AARP members* can purchase 2-for-1 Broadway tickets (two tickets for the price of one) through a pre-sale offer period.  This offer is available to AARP members three days before the offer is made available to the general public. During Broadway Week (January 21-February 6, 2014) from 1-2 pm & 4-5 pm, stop by the Official Information Center-Times Square to …

Life@50+ Coming to New England in 2014!

Life@50+ Coming to New England in 2014!

Posted on 12/11/2013 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events Life@50+, AARP’s National Member Event and Expo, is coming to our neck of the woods this Spring!  The annual event will be in Boston, Massachusetts, May 8-10, 2014 and we’ve got so many great reasons to register!  World-class entertainers, dynamic speakers, lifestyle and learning sessions and a jam-packed exhibit floor.  All of it takes place in the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center and is just $25 for AARP members. Don’t miss out!  Learn more and register today! (photo courtesy of Flickr/Manu_H)

First Stamford Mayoral Forum hosted by AARP and UCONN Stamford

First Stamford Mayoral Forum hosted by AARP and UCONN Stamford

Posted on 10/14/2013 by | AARP Connecticut | Comments

Events AARP Connecticut and the University of Connecticut, Stamford Campus hosted an intergenerational Stamford Mayoral Candidate Forum on October 10, 2013 from 7:00PM to 8:30PM in the Gen Re Auditorium.  The theme of the forum was: Livable Communities, Good for All Ages and featured questions on housing, transportation, education and economic growth.  The forum was moderated by an intergenerational panel, including Ken Dixon, reporter, columnist and blogger at Stamford Advocate & Hearst Newspapers; Michael Ego, Professor, Department of Human Development and …