Come, Walk with Dan Burden

Posted on 09/4/2014 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events Help make Lincoln a safer, easier place to walk    Join AARP Rhode Island for an Active Living Workshop and sidewalks & streets survey led by Dan Burden   Friday, September 19 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Starting at Kirkbrae Country Club 197 Old River Rd, Lincoln  Survey on New River Road  Wear comfortable clothes & shoes and be prepared to learn and enjoy. Transportation to the site will be provided so that we’ll walk only a short distance. Breakfast …

Is it time for a Checkup? Ours are free.

Posted on 08/11/2014 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events At AARP, “real possibilities” means that you are free to explore new avenues and take advantage of opportunities regardless of age. In many cases, your age and experience can be an advantage. So, what are you waiting for? AARP’s Life Reimagined  — recently highlighted during the International Tennis Hall of Fame Championships Week — comes in to Rhode Island in September! It’s like a personalized guidance system. You start where you are in your life, and— through a series of fun, simple …

2014 AARP Family Day at the PawSox

Posted on 08/3/2014 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events Come join fellow AARP members and their families at McCoy Stadium as the PawSox take on International League rival, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRaiders, on Sunday, August 17 at 1:15 p.m. AARP and the Pawtucket Red Sox have teamed up to offer AARP members a special family offer. Members can receive up to 6 general admission tickets to the game for $24! Treat the entire family, children, grandchildren and friends to the excitement of PawSox baseball at McCoy Stadium. “This is one …

Coming Sunday, August 10: The Age of Love

Posted on 08/2/2014 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events What happens when thirty seniors over 70 sign up for speed dating? Does our search for love ever end? Just bring a date to THE AGE OF LOVE — a funny and poignant documentary premiering at the Rhode Island International Film Festival — and not only will you find out, but when you buy one ticket, your date gets in FREE! Any date! Any age! It’s our gift to love! But one chance only, August 10 at 12:15 p.m., to laugh and cry and celebrate what ties us …

Perfect Match: AARP and Newport Tennis

Posted on 07/30/2014 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events Tennis and Your Later Years   By Herb Weiss Published in Pawtucket Times, Woonsocket Call, July 25, 2014 Like bacon and eggs, AARP Rhode Island hopes to make tennis synonymous with AARP’s Life Reimagined initiative.  On Friday, July 11, Rhode Island’s largest aging advocacy group firmly tied its national initiative to the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum, seeing an immediate opportunity to be associated with one of the world’s most high-profile tennis events, one that matched its age 50 …

Video: Nick Bollettieri on Tennis and the Game of Life

Posted on 07/25/2014 by | AARP Rhode Island | Comments

Events Nick Bollettieri, who has reimagined his life more than once in 82 years, taught folks at a recent AARP tennis clinic a lot about the game and a lot about living life to its fullest. Enjoy this short video shot during Tournament Week at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, sponsored by AARP Rhode Island and Life Reimagined. Nick, a 2014 Hall of Fame inductee,  is credited with developing many of pro tennis’s elite players, including Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, …