Discover Good Eats in Sioux Falls

Discover Good Eats in Sioux Falls

Posted on 04/3/2014 by | AARP South Dakota | Comments

Events Good food, good people, good times!  AARP in Sioux Falls is helping you discover all the delicious possibilities in Downtown South Falls a sponsor of the fourth annual Downtown Sioux Falls Restaurant Week! It kicks off on Friday, April 4th staring 16 top restaurants with a newly released menu at a value price. Participating restaurants include: Bros Brasseries Americano, Chedd’s Gourmet Grilled Cheese, CH Patisserie, Coffea, Cookie Jar, Crawford’s Bar & Grill, Elements on 8th, Falls Overlook Café, K’s, Leonardo’s …

Are YOU An Easy Target for Scammers?

Posted on 03/13/2014 by | AARP South Dakota | Comments

Events A new survey by AARP aimed to find out why some people fall victim to scams, while others do not.  The eye opening results show it’s not just what you do online, but your emotional state and life experiences that may make your more vulnerable. The study identifies an online victim profile based on 15 key behaviors and life experiences that increase a person’s vulnerability to online fraud.   The report, “Caught in the Scammer’s Net,” surveyed over 11,000 people nationally …

Make Our Community Stronger

Make Our Community Stronger

Posted on 03/12/2014 by | AARP South Dakota | Comments

Events Shape our city – Your views can help make Sioux Falls even stronger.  There are a number of ways you can have a say in the future of our community including being an informed voter on the upcoming mayoral, city council and school board elections as well as several ballot questions.  You can attend forums and work groups to share your vision for planning the cities future.  Or, you can make our community better by chipping in, and lending a …

Brewing Up Something Special

Posted on 02/7/2014 by | AARP South Dakota | Comments

Events Community is all about feeling connected.  Its about having something in common with others, whether it is where you live or a shared interested.  What better way to connect with your community than over a cup of coffee?  AARP in Sioux Falls is working to foster those connections and provide a little extra value to our members.  Every from Friday from 7- 11 am stop by Kaladi’s Bistro at 26th and Minnesota in Sioux Falls,  show your server your AARP …

AARP in Blunt

AARP in Blunt

Posted on 02/3/2014 by | AARP South Dakota | Comments

Events AARP is making a difference in communities all across South Dakota.  In Blunt, volunteers are working hard to meet specific needs in their community.  After receiving a grant from AARP South Dakota, volunteers identified two projects and set to work to raise additional money to complete both projects. In 2013, volunteers focused their efforts on the Blunt Senior Center. The center is used by the community throughout the year for funerals; family celebrations; several non-profit groups hold their monthly meetings …

FREE Tax Prep and Assistance

Posted on 02/3/2014 by | AARP South Dakota | Comments

Events As the saying goes, there are only two guarantees in life, death and taxes.    There’s not much we can do about the former, but as for getting your taxes done,  AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers can help. More than 150 volunteers across the state, at a dozen locations listed below are now providing free tax preparation and assistance for taxpayers with low to moderate income.  In 2012, South Dakota volunteers served more than 9300 people and filed more than 6,000 electronic …