Kick Off a Summer of Fun and Rock the Night Away

Kick Off a Summer of Fun and Rock the Night Away

Posted on 04/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Events Ready to rock the night away? Join us on Saturday, May 24 for the 2014 KOOL/KJUL Summer of Fun Kickoff - an evening of classic hits, classic cars and dancing under the stars at the Cannery Casino Hotel. As a cosponsor of the event, AARP Nevada invites members and nonmembers alike to enjoy favorite hits from the 1960s and 70s. Headliners include The Happenings (“See You in September”), Bill Pinkney’s Original Drifters (“Save the Last Dance for Me”), The Tokens (“The …

at the movies

Las Vegas film buffs, join the AARP Nevada Movie Club!

Posted on 03/3/2014 by | AARP Nevada | Comments

Events Are you a movie lover? Do you enjoy comparing notes with fellow theatergoers? Do you share reviews or even write your own? Whether you enjoy comedies or dramas, Oscar contenders or big-budget blockbusters, the AARP Movie Club may be just the place for you! This new group will be a fun place for AARP members and friends who live in the Las Vegas valley to discuss current releases, favorite films and more. Please join us for the FIRST meeting of …

Simeon Holloway

Breaking barriers during WWII: Las Vegan Simeon Holloway shares memories of the B-1 Band

Posted on 03/3/2014 by | AARP Nevada | Comments

Events Las Vegas resident Simeon Holloway was among the groundbreaking musicians who served our country during World War II as part of the U.S. Navy B-1 Band.  Holloway, who at 93 is an active member of AARP Chapter 4395, shared memories and unveiled a collection of historic photographs at the annual Black History Month Festival held recently at Las Vegas Springs Preserve. Organized in 1942 in North Carolina, the B-1 Band played an important role in the integration of the military. Its 44 members would …

what does the ACA mean for me?

AARP Nevada Offers Free Health Care Law Information Sessions at Southern Nevada Libraries

Posted on 02/19/2014 by | AARP Nevada | Comments

Events Need help finding your way around the new Health Care Law?  AARP Nevada is pleased to offer a series of free information sessions at Southern Nevada libraries, focused on how the law affects you and your family – whether or not you currently have health insurance.  These sessions include a discussion of new benefits, protections and resources available under the law, and how those seeking insurance options can connect with Nevada HealthLink, the state’s insurance marketplace. All sessions are free and open to the public.  More events may be added …

The Nutcracker

Nevada members save $20 on tickets to The Nutcracker in Las Vegas!

Posted on 11/18/2013 by | AARP Nevada | Comments

Events Click here to get your $20 discount on tickets to The Nutcracker ballet in Las Vegas, December 14-22 at  The Smith Center for the Performing Arts!  The magic of The Nutcracker continues this holiday season, and Nevada Ballet Theatre is adding to the fun with special holiday offers for AARP Nevada members! Special savings: AARP Nevada members and their families save $20 on tickets! Order online, using promo code CLARA and select the performance of your choice:  Tickets may also be reserved by phone at …

Stay safe behind the wheel!

Help Locate a Host Site for Driver Safety Classes in Nevada

Posted on 09/22/2013 by | AARP Nevada | Comments

Events The AARP Driver Safety Program helps Nevada drivers brush up on skills and master the latest road rules!  Taking the Driver Safety class may also help you save money on your car insurance (check with your insurance agent for eligibility).  Driver Safety classes are held throughout the state, from Laughlin to Elko and Henderson to Fernley - but your local knowledge can help the program expand even further into Nevada communities!  Driver Safety is looking for additional sites to host program classes around the state.  These could be community centers, …