Be Part of Pet Pawty 2014 “Supporting Seniors and Their Pets”

Posted on 04/15/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Events Lexington County Recreation & Aging Commission is inviting you to share your favorite pet photos. How many great pictures do you have of your pet(s) in your phone or on your computer?  We pet lovers just have to take a picture when they are being cute, silly, crazy or regal.  As part of our 2014 Pet Pawty, LCRAC is excited to announce its online Pet Photo Contest.  We have three categories: Pet Photo Bomb Pet Selfie Photo Pet Dress-up Photo …

AARP South Carolina and SBA to Hold Encore Entrepreneur Event April 22 in Columbia

Posted on 04/8/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Events AARP South Carolina and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are teaming up to hold an Encore Entrepreneur mentoring event April 22 in Columbia. The event, which is free and open to AARP members and non-members, is designed to provide counseling, mentoring and training for individuals who like to start or grow a business, especially those aged 50 and older. Last year, nationally, AARP and SBA matched “encore entrepreneurs” with successful business owners and community leaders for advice and assistance.  …

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Game Night June 1

Posted on 04/1/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Events “If you don’t think AARP when you think Real Possibilities, you don’t know aarp! Myrtle Beach area residents will have that real possibility to see AARP in action on Sunday, June 1st as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans hold “Salute to AARP South Carolina” night at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans.” Prior to the game you will have the opportunity to learn about AARP programs such as Life Reimagined, Tax-Aide, Driver’s Safety, and other community volunteer opportunities. Also, we’ll be collected non-perishable …

Spring Shred Event Schedule

Spring Shred Event Schedule

Posted on 03/18/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Events Spring cleaning and time to safely dispose of your personal documents in a secure environment. Each event is free and open to the public. AARP’s Fraud Watch Network is your source for information on how to protect your identity, read about potential scams, and forum to ask your questions. State of South Carolina credit monitoring program from CSID. How to freeze your credit in South Carolina for FREE and other resources from South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs. Spartanburg – …

One Lucky Darlington Raceway Fan to Receive Pace Car Ride with NASCAR Drive Jeff Gordon

One Lucky Darlington Raceway Fan to Receive Pace Car Ride with NASCAR Drive Jeff Gordon

Posted on 03/11/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Events Special AARP Drive to End Hunger ticket package will be available for purchase and race fans have the opportunity see the seven-time Darlington Raceway winner in person at the track Too Tough To Tame on March 13 One lucky Darlington Raceway fan will receive the opportunity of a lifetime when NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Jeff Gordon visits the track Too Tough To Tame this Thursday, March 13. Gordon, the driver of the No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet, …

Patient Safety Seminar Monday

Posted on 02/14/2014 by | AARP South Carolina | Comments

Events There is still time to register for the Patient Safety Seminar on Monday, February 17.  Below is the agenda and lets you know who the speakers will be. Walk-up registration is free and you can do that beginning at 1:15 on Monday. The event will be held at the Lourie Center, 1650 Park Circle which is off of Pickens and Blossom Streets near the University of South Carolina campus. Parking is also free. 1:30pm Introductions and Welcome – Mary Kessler, …