Truly free financial planning seminars in May

Truly free financial planning seminars in May

Posted on 04/18/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Money & Work | Ohio Facing an increasingly complex financial landscape, retirement planning and financial decision-making are becoming more daunting than ever. Although we’re all bombarded with offers for help — especially if you have sizable savings — Cincinnati folks of all means tell us they want and need accurate and unbiased information to help them navigate their own path toward a comfortable retirement. Join us for a free — absolutely no strings involved — interactive seminar in one of two Cincinnati locations in April. …

AARP volunteers visiting Ohio's US representatives at home in their districts over Spring congressional recess

AARP volunteers visiting Ohio’s US representatives at home in their districts over Spring congressional recess

Posted on 04/17/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Advocacy | Ohio | Volunteering This week and next, while Ohio’s Congressional delegation is on Spring Break and working in their home districts, AARP volunteers will be meeting with our members of the U.S. House of Representatives, talking about issues that matter to our members, their families and Ohioans age 50+. Among those issues is the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act (POWADA). This bipartisan legislation (HR2852) would clarify and restore well-established legal standards on workplace discrimination that have been upended by a line of …

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 …