See why birds love Scioto Audubon Metro Park

See why birds love Scioto Audubon Metro Park

Posted on 04/15/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio Learn first-hand the benefits of “going green” during a free guided tour of the Grange Insurance Audubon Center located within the Scioto Audubon Metro Park just south of downtown Columbus. Wear comfortable shoes to walk along the paths beside the river and see why the birds just love it here! Join us at the Audubon Center where you can enjoy light refreshments and meet fellow AARP members for a guided tour of the center’s bird watching area and surrounding reclaimed …

Have fun, share your thoughts at Meier Wine Cellars

Have fun, share your thoughts at Meier Wine Cellars

Posted on 04/15/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio Hold lunchtime on the first Saturday in May for fun, food and drink at an exclusive event free to AARP members in Cincinnati. You are invited to join us at Meier’s Wine Cellars – Ohio’s oldest and largest wine producer – to watch a sketch artist create your caricature, and to sample wine, chocolate and cheese. We will share information about upcoming events and ask you take part in a Red, Yellow, Green interactive activity designed to allow you to …

Take free tours of Dayton landmarks

Take free tours of Dayton landmarks

Posted on 04/14/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio Meet new people and reconnect with friends at exclusive excursions that are free to AARP members. Join us for exclusive tours of two of Dayton landmarks: The Dayton Museum of Art and the historic Duncarrick Mansion. The tours taking place April 17 and April 28 are free to AARP members but advance registration is required. Dayton Art Institute April 17th, 2014, 1 pm Founded in 1919, Dayton Art Institute is one of the region’s premier fine arts museums. In addition …

AARP continues to champion legal protections for Ohioans on their monthly utility bills.

AARP continues to champion legal protections for Ohioans on their monthly utility bills.

Posted on 04/9/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

About AARP | Advocacy | Ohio | Press Contact: Luke Russell, lrussell@aarp.org Columbus, OH. – AARP supports elimination of language by the Ohio House in the Budget Bill (HB 483) that would have removed legal protections for natural gas and electricity consumers and their monthly utility bills. AARP opposed provisions that would have allowed utilities to seek rate increases for the cost to clean up long defunct manufactured gas and electric plants (MGP). “AARP is thankful that consumers in Ohio, including AARP members, will not be impacted by …

AARP Opposes Charging Consumers for Clean Up of Manufactured Gas and Electric Plants.

AARP Opposes Charging Consumers for Clean Up of Manufactured Gas and Electric Plants.

Posted on 04/8/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

About AARP | Advocacy | Ohio | Press Contact: Luke Russell, lrussell@aarp.org AARP wants Ohioans to have legal protection on their monthly utility bills. Columbus, OH. – AARP opposes legislation that would remove legal protections for natural gas consumers and their monthly utility bills.  The legislation that AARP opposes would allow utilities to seek rate increases for the cost to clean up long defunct manufactured gas and electric plants (MGP).  AARP is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization representing the interests of people age 50 and older. Older consumers in …

Don't Miss Free Tour at Toledo Glass Pavilion

Don’t Miss Free Tour at Toledo Glass Pavilion

Posted on 04/2/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Ohio Rediscover the historic and contemporary glass collection that keeps Toledo on art-lovers’ maps during a guided tour of the world renowned Glass Pavilion at the Toledo Museum of Art. Watch a glass-blowing demonstration, meet and greet fellow AARP members, enjoy light refreshments and learn more about the extensive collection housed in the Glass Pavilion, itself a postmodern architectural work of art. Join us from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm on Thursday, May 22, at the Glass Pavilion, located directly across …