Create a Masterpiece at a Paint and Sip Session

Posted on 09/19/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events Uncork your inner artist at one of these Paint and Sip sessions! November is National Caregivers Month and AARP New Hampshire is celebrating the selfless individuals who provide caregiving services for family, friends and neighbors.  So, we’re organized two Paint and Sip events and invite you to unleash your creative talents! Local artists will guide you, step by step, as you create your own masterpiece and sip a beverage of your choice.  Art materials are included but you bring the …

December 12 is AARP Day when Wildcats Meet Black Bears

Posted on 09/19/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | New Hampshire If you’re an ice hockey fan and AARP member, we have a deal for you:  $14 ticket and pre-game reception! It’s all on Friday, December 12 when interstate rivals University of New Hampshire Wildcats meet University of Maine Black Bears at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester .  Whether you’re a fan of the Wildcats or Black Bears, show your team spirit and cheer on your team!  To reserve a $14 ticket for you and your guests, visit http://bit.ly/UNHSENIOR and use the …

AmeriCorps VISTA Position at AARP New Hampshire

Posted on 09/19/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

New Hampshire | Volunteering AARP New Hampshire is looking for an AmericaCorps VISTA for the 11/14 to 11/15 service year. The VISTA will focus on community engagement in Greater Manchester around key issues such as fraud, caregiving, hunger and poverty and expand efforts to spread awareness of these issues through educational programs and events. He/she will work to support and strengthen the existing corps of volunteers, as well as help build capacity and foster new volunteer relationships.  Additionally, the VISTA will develop communications strategies and …

November 8 is AARP Day when UNH meets Michigan State

Posted on 09/17/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | New Hampshire If you’re an ice hockey fan and AARP member, we have a deal for you:  $14 ticket and pre-game reception! It’s all on Saturday, November 8 when interstate rivals UNH Wildcats meet Michigan State Spartans at the Whittemore Center in Durham.  Show your UNH team spirit and cheer on your team!  To reserve a $14 ticket for you and your guests, visit http://bit.ly/UNHSENIOR and use the code “UNHSENIOR.”    There’s more!  Join AARP for snacks and refreshments in the Whittemore Center Arena VIP …

Take control of your financial future!

Posted on 09/10/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Money & Work | New Hampshire Would you like to learn smart money habits?  You’re not alone!  Over 20 million people 50+ are overwhelmed by mounting debt, poor credit, and/or lack of savings.  Take the first step and learn to better manage your money with AARP Foundation Finances 50+℠ workshops  — October 14, 21 and 28 – at Hooksett  Library. “AARP Foundation and Charles Schwab Foundation have developed this three-part program to help everyone with smart money habits,” said AARP New Hampshire Associate State Director for Outreach Sarah …

Want to start or grow a small business?

Posted on 09/5/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Local Resources | Money & Work | New Hampshire Is starting a small business right for you?  Do you have an idea to start your own small business?  Need basic information on what to do next, understand how much it will cost, and find out where to go for assistance? Then you may want to attend the Encore Entrepreneur Forum sponsored by AARP New Hampshire, Small Business Administration, and Center for Women’s Business Advancement.  Participate in this free 90-minute forum and learn about the first steps in starting or …