New Year Brings New Transportation Options in Hartford

Posted on 01/2/2015 by | AARP South Dakota | Comments

My Community Residents in Hartford, SD will have new options for getting around town, and into Sioux Falls. Starting Monday, January 5th, Inter-Lakes Community Action Partnership (ICAP) with support from AARP South Dakota, Sioux Valley Energy, Sanford Health, the Hartford Foundation and the City of Hartford, will begin providing on-demand, curb-to-curb bus service for residents of Hartford. “This has been more than a year in the making,” said Ellie Sturdevant, an AARP volunteer who approached AARP South Dakota with the idea of …

Play Ball! Discounted Tickets for Canaries Game

Posted on 05/1/2014 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

My Community AARP members in South Dakota will enjoy a special night of baseball June 27 in Sioux Falls. AARP Night at the Canaries will feature the minor league Sioux Falls Canaries playing the rival St. Paul (Minn.) Saints. The game will be played at Sioux Falls Stadium, also known as the Birdcage. AARP has reserved two enclosed, 30-person suites with outdoor viewing porches. AARP also has reserved 100 seats in front of the suites. AARP members may buy a ticket for …

AARP in Blunt

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

My Community 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 …