— AARP Maryland and Baltimore County Restoring Elder Safety Today (BC-REST) invite Baltimore County area residents to learn about preventing elder abuse and take time to shred unneeded documents for free during an event on Thursday, June 15. The shred will take place as part of the BC-REST World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Forum. Register for free for this event! The event will be held at the Randallstown Community Center (3505 Resource Drive, Randallstown, MD). The Forum time will be 9:30 …

— Thursday, April 6, at 8 p.m.; Public Invited to Join Live Studio Audience Connecticut Public Television (CPTV), in partnership with AARP Connecticut, invite members of the community to join the studio audience for Life Lessons: Understanding Paid Family Leave on Thursday, April 6, at 8 p.m. at CPTV’s Hartford studios, located at 1049 Asylum Avenue. The event will begin with a reception at 6:45 p.m., followed by the live television event at 8 p.m., hosted by journalist Diane Smith. Encore …

— Raise a glass with AARP! Come and visit us at A Taste of Flight Wine event on Saturday, April 8th. AARP is sponsoring the DJ and music for the day. AARP members and guests can put on their dance shoes, sample the best from wineries, enjoy food, and have a great evening with friends and family. Connect with AARP staff, volunteers and other members to learn more about what we are doing for you and your family on Long Island. …

— AARP North Dakota will host four retirement-planning education events in May. The “Get to Know Social Security” lounge and learns will focus on getting the most out of Social Security along with other retirement planning resources. The presenter will be from the Social Security Administration. Surveys by AARP and other groups show that many people are unfamiliar with the workings of Social Security, which can lead them to make wrong decisions about when to start benefits. These educational sessions are …

— Join us in Fargo the evening of Wednesday, April 26, for a free screening of “Hacksaw Ridge,” as part of AARP’s Movies for Grownups. “Hacksaw Ridge” is the true story of Pfc. Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), who won the Congressional Medal of Honor despite refusing to bear arms during WWII on religious grounds. Doss was drafted and ostracized by fellow soldiers for his pacifist stance, but went on to earn respect and adoration for his bravery, selflessness and compassion …

— In recognition of Broadway Across America, AARP and Broadway in Boston bring a special evening of theatre to Massachusetts residents. Specially-priced tickets to the Sunday, April 23, 6:30 p.m. performance of The King and I at the Boston Opera House are available for AARP members and guests, as well as non-members. These tickets also include an optional, exclusive pre-show “insider discussion” with members of The King and I cast or crew! Lincoln Center Theater’s critically acclaimed production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s …

— The arts scene in Boston is among the best in the state when it comes to world-class theatre, ballet, and other professional shows, culture, and sporting events. We’ve worked with area venues to offer discounts on Boston-areas events to AARP members and their guests.  Take a look at what’s coming up, and keep checking back here often as new events are always being added! In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed …

— Wondering how to plan for what’s next in life? Or how to balance the responsibilities of caregiving? Or how to best cope with disabilities? Or perhaps about insurance, Medicare, housing options, safety, estate planning, memory, staying active, getting around and more? Come out and spend and some time at the “i know expo” on Sunday April 2nd from noon to 4:30 pm. At the Lexington Center Bluegrass Ballroom. The expo is a free event for folks of all ages and …

— Hey baseball fans! Here’s a great opportunity to bring the family and join AARP staff, volunteers and members at the ballpark this summer. AARP members and their guests will receive discounted tickets at 50% off the single game rate in the Field Outfield Box, Loge Outfield Box and Terrace Reserved seat locations priced at the time of purchase on these dates: Wednesday, May 24, 12:10 p.m. Thursday, June 8, 1:10 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, 1:10 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, 1:10 …

— Take this simple step to help protect yourself from identity theft by having sensitive personal documents shredded for free on Saturday, April 22, in Fargo and Bismarck. A shredding truck will be at each location and shred documents on site between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. The event is open to the public. The Fargo event will be held in the parking lot at West Acres Shopping Center, 3902 13th Ave. S. The Bismarck event will be held in the …