Discounts for Sporting Events

Posted on 10/1/2013 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

About AARP Oklahoma sports fans who are AARP members can buy discount tickets to several college athletic events. For football enthusiasts, the discounts include two-for-one tickets to see the University of Tulsa play Marshall University Nov. 14 and $50 tickets (normally $90) to see Oklahoma State University face off against Baylor University Nov. 23. Fans are invited to stop by the AARP tent at these games to learn about responsible, common-sense solutions to keep Medicare and Social Security strong. In December, OU …

AARP Supports Smoke-free Ballot Initiative

Posted on 05/1/2013 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

About AARP Efforts to give communities the right to pass smoke-free ordinances failed in committee during the last two legislative sessions. Now a coalition that includes AARP aims to put such a measure on the ballot. Current state law bans smoking in indoor public places, in workplaces and on public transportation, but AARP and other groups want communities to be able to pass stricter tobacco control laws. Smoking bans help reduce exposure to secondhand smoke—which is linked to about 700 deaths a …

Contact AARP Oklahoma

Posted on 11/15/2012 by | AARP Oklahoma | Comments

About AARP   AARP Oklahoma 126 N. Bryant Avenue Edmond, OK 73034 Phone: 1-866-295-7277 Fax: 405-844-7772 ok@aarp.org   Press Contact: Craig E. Davis, Associate State Director, Communications 405-715-4473; cedavis@aarp.org   Staff Directory Sean Voskuhl, State Director 405-715-4475; swvoskuhl@aarp.org   Dusty Darr, Associate State Director, Advocacy 405-715-4470; ddarr@aarp.org   Craig Davis, Associate State Director, Communications 405-715-4473; cedavis@aarp.org   Melba Knight, Senior Operations Associate 405-715-4472; mknight @aarp.org   Mashell Sourjohn, Associate State Director, Community Outreach 405-715-4474; msourjohn@aarp.org      

Take a Road Trip from Home – Get your FREE 2013 AARP Oklahoma Calendar

Posted on 11/13/2012 by | AARP Oklahoma | Comments

About AARP It’s time to take a road trip across Oklahoma without even leaving home!  Get your FREE 2013 AARP Oklahoma Calendar today just by e-mailing your name and address to: ok@aarp.org We asked our members to help us showcase Oklahoma in pictures and they delivered! From beautiful landscapes to wildlife, we had over 200 submissions from virtually every corner of the state. Picking just 12 photos for this year’s calendar was hard work for our volunteers but choices had to be …

Linda Johnson Huggins Named 2012 Oklahoma Andrus Award Recipient

Posted on 11/12/2012 by | AARP Oklahoma | Comments

About AARP Oklahoma City community volunteer Linda Johnson Huggins was named the 2012 AARP Oklahoma Andrus Award recipient at an event recognizing AARP volunteers. Lt. Governor Todd Lamb, who was keynote speaker at the 2012 AARP Oklahoma Volunteer Celebration and Andrus Award Presentation, praised the spirit of volunteerism embodied by AARP. Click here to watch a video recap of 2012 Volunteer Activities in Oklahoma. Huggins, who was among 12 nominees for the Andrus Award, serves as the Northeast Oklahoma City AARP Chapter …