Want to start or grow a small business?

Want to start or grow a small business?

Posted on 04/16/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events 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 and the Small Business Administration.  In three locations – Plymouth, Keene and Lebanon – these free 90-minute forums can help you start or grow …

Pop in at our Pop up!

Pop in at our Pop up!

Posted on 04/15/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events AARP is popping up all over Greater Manchester!  Did you miss our recent pop up at Finesse Pastries and the free coffee and pastry?  How about the famous chicken fingers at The Puritan Backroom with legendary UNH Hockey Coach Dick Umile sharing his secrets on successful teamwork?  Don’t miss any more of these fun events!  We want you to pop in at our next pop up!    What’s a pop up?  Well, it’s a way to encourage you to pop in to …

June 8 is AARP Day at Five Seacoast Wineries

June 8 is AARP Day at Five Seacoast Wineries

Posted on 04/1/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events Back by popular demand:  AARP Day at five New Hampshire wineries.  It’s all on Sunday, June 8 and these seacoast-area vineyards will offer free tastings, free tours and other freebies for AARP members.  Last year’s festivities were fun and fabulous and you asked for a repeat performance.  You spoke and we listened!    Here’s the line-up of participating wineries.  Hours vary slightly so you’ll want to plan accordingly.  Before heading out, you might want to check out the specialty wines (and …

Join us for a FREE SCREENING of The Railway Man

Join us for a FREE SCREENING of The Railway Man

Posted on 04/1/2014 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events It’s a tax-day treat:  a pre-release screening of The Railway Man, starring Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth.  The movie starts at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, April 15 at the Cinemagic & Imax in Hooksett.  Tickets are limited so reserve your seats today.  The Railway Man tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is tormented as a prisoner of war at a Japanese labor camp during World War II.  Decades later, Lomax and his love interest …

Seminars for Entrepreneurs

Seminars for Entrepreneurs

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

Events Many boomers are launching small businesses—whether to augment income, pursue a dream or make the world a better place. To help them succeed, AARP New Hampshire, the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Center for Women’s Business Advancement are cosponsoring seminars for encore entrepreneurs.  Three such events are scheduled this month in Keene, Lebanon and Plymouth. At each seminar, a panel of experts will discuss local resources available to people interested in starting or growing a new business.  Only 13 …

One Singular Sensation Comes to the Palace

One Singular Sensation Comes to the Palace

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

Events A spring evening, a reception for you and other AARP members, and a Broadway classic at a New Hampshire landmark—what’s not to like? The reception, with cash bar and appetizers, at the XO on Elm restaurant (827 Elm St.) will be held before the May 8 performance of  A Chorus Line at Manchester’s century-old Palace Theatre. As part of AARP Day at the theater, New Hampshire members and their families can save $10 per ticket for the 7:30 p.m. performance. …