June 2015 AARP North Dakota Newsletter – Your Latest News

Posted on 05/30/2015 by | AARP North Dakota | Comments

Community Check out the June AARP North Dakota News. Stories include: A “happy hour” workshop designed for soon-to-be retirees. A free screening of “Still Alice” in Fargo. AARP’s opposition to MDU’s proposed natural gas rate hike. A column from volunteer State President Mike Tomasko. One-day volunteer opportunities in Bismarck, Minot and Fargo. Upcoming driver safety classes around the state. And much more! If you’d like to receive the newsletter by mail every month, email your USPS address to lhalvorson@aarp.org. June 2015 …

AARP Endorses Phoenix Ballot Proposition 104 Transportation Initiative

Posted on 05/29/2015 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Community AARP Arizona has announced its support for Phoenix City Ballot Proposition 104 (MovPHX) which calls for funding improvements of city streets, making them safer for pedestrians, bicyclists, drivers and users of public transportation. “Crossing the street shouldn’t mean crossing your fingers,” said Dana Marie Kennedy, AARP Arizona State Director. “Yet every two hours, a pedestrian in the United States is killed because a street or crosswalk is unsafe. Children, seniors, people of color and the low-income are disproportionately the victims …

AARP Phoenix History Series June 25 Event: The U.S.S. Arizona and the Attack on Pearl Harbor

Posted on 05/29/2015 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Community Join us on June 25 for the latest installment of our AARP Phoenix History Series: “The U.S.S. Arizona and the Attack on Pearl Harbor”! Learn about the December 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the sinking of the U.S.S. Arizona that killed 1,177 officers and crewmen. And learn about the memorial to the U.S.S. Arizona at the State Capitol in Phoenix, which includes one of the ship’s anchors and masts. Guest presenter will be Robert Flores from the Arizona …

Enjoy Discounts on Staten Island Yankees Tickets

Posted on 05/29/2015 by | AARP New York | Comments

Community Enjoy a summer day with your family, friends, and fellow AARP members at a Staten Island Yankees game. AARP members and their guests receive a $6 discount for 4 of the 5 games (The July 18th game ticket price is $24, but that will include a 2 ½ hour all-you-can-eat buffet from 6-8:30pm.) You can purchase tickets online, make sure to use the correct discount code with the corresponding baseball game. Richmond County Bank Ballpark 75 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301 Select Games: …

Join AARP Phoenix, FitPHX and the City of Phoenix for “Meet Me Downtown Phoenix” 5K Walk/Run

Posted on 05/29/2015 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Community Join AARP Phoenix, FitPHX and the City of Phoenix for a Meet Me Downtown Phoenix 5K walk, run or wheel around downtown Phoenix on Monday, June 1! AARP staff and volunteers will meet at The Corner (50 W. Jefferson Street, Phoenix) at 5:15 p.m. and provide free AARP wicking shirts to those who show with their AARP membership cards! The walking group will leave between 5:30 – 5:40 p.m. There will be AARP volunteers along the route to show you …

AARP Virtual Career Fair Brings Together Job Seekers and Employers

Posted on 05/29/2015 by | AARP GA | Comments

Community On Tuesday, June 9, from 10am-2pm ET, the AARP Real Possibilities Virtual Career Fair will feature Life Reimagined for Work pledge signing employers that are hiring. In addition, AARP will be providing job search resources to job seekers in the form of tip sheets and online chats with career professionals. Life Reimagined for Work is AARP’s national effort to help employers solve their current and future staffing challenges and direct job seekers to employers that are hiring and value experienced …