Members invited to mingle over craft beer and pizza

Posted on 09/19/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio Meet fellow AARP members for craft beer and pizza on Wednesday, Oct. 1, when Warped Wing Brewing Company of Dayton opens from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. for an exclusive AARP member sampling of their locally brewed beers and some pizza. Members can connect with each other and find out about upcoming AARP events and activities in the Dayton area over a “warped” craft beer. Warped Wing – which brews its craft beer on site in the Oregon district at …

Catch a Bengals game with AARP

Posted on 09/16/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio Have fun getting to know AARP in the Jungle Zone at the Bengals football game in Cincinnati on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. The Jungle Zone is open from 10 am until 1 pm for the AARP pregame party. No game ticket is needed to join the fun in the Jungle Zone, located in the east plaza level of Paul Brown Stadium, just off Elm Street; however, AARP members can order discount tickets for this game. Stop by the AARP table …

Reimagine Your Life: Explore Volunteering

Posted on 09/8/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio | Volunteering AARP is showcasing opportunities to make a difference in your community with your time on your terms, whether you have five minutes or five hours to spare. Join us at Reimagine Your Future: Explore Volunteering where volunteers and staff from local nonprofit organizations will be on hand to discuss opportunities that suit your experience and interests. Join us to Reimagine Your Future: Explore Volunteering and you will find local opportunities at this Central Ohio Volunteer Fair on Wednesday, October 1, …

Governor’s Race Highlights Different Approaches

Posted on 09/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Advocacy | Ohio By Ben Lanka Voters in Ohio will have a critical decision to make this fall in choosing the state’s next governor. Gov. John Kasich (R) and Cuya­hoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald (D) head a ballot that includes candidates for state attorney general, treasurer and secretary of state as well as 17 state Senate seats, all 99 state House seats and all 16 U.S. House seats. Kasich, 62, served 18 years in Congress before becoming governor in 2011. FitzGerald, 46, previously …

Seminars offer tips to control your financial future

Posted on 08/28/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Money & Work | Ohio Get tips about saving and investing, so that you can take control of your financial future, at one of the financial planning seminars that AARP is conducting this fall at libraries throughout the Columbus area. AARP is offering free — absolutely no strings attached — interactive financial planning seminars that are open to all at no cost whether or not you are an AARP member. “A certified financial planner will present information and answer your questions,” said AARP Ohio staffer …

Life Reimagined 5K open to everyone

Posted on 08/22/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio Are you looking to try something new? Looking to shake things up a little? AARP is offering Real Possibilities for Life Reimagined in Cincinnati. No matter your age, if you have imagined walking or running in a 5K timed event, this one is for you! Life Reimagined can help you rediscover what you want to do with your life, and help you get ready for your Life Reimagined 5K Run-Walk starting at Theodore M. Berry International Park along the Ohio …