Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market – Presented by AARP

Posted on 05/20/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market presented by AARP Partnership brings programs, services, and discounts to middle Tennessee Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market presented by AARP is an interactive event happening the second Wednesday each month from June through December at the Nashville Farmers’ Market. This unique, indoor/outdoor experience offers shopping, dining, cooking demos, gardening workshops, fitness classes, and more. The AARP Real Possibilities stage will feature a variety of local personalities sharing practical tips on topics including AARP’s …


Posted on 03/17/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events 2014 Discounts – Brought to you by your AARP Tennessee State Office: Bays Mountain, Kingsport – FREE park admission all season!  AARP Day is June 5 and exhibits are FREE all day! McClung Museum, Knoxville – FREE museum admission AARP Day July 12 with free activities including a scavenger hunt and free parking Dollywood, Pigeon Forge – Deeply discounted tickets + AARP Day at Dollywood Sept 6 Discounted tickets for admission 9/1/14 – 9/15/14, $38 Adult, $33 Child. On 9/6/14 …


Posted on 03/17/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events   What we do might surprise you. We’re all about real possibilities. To find out more about the events or activities below, please visit our discounts page OR contact us at JULY 7/9  Meet Me at the Farmers’ Market, Nashville Farmers’ Market, 10 am to 2 pm 7/12 AARP Day at the McClung Museum, Knoxville, 1 pm to 4 pm AARP Executive Council Meeting ONGOING Clarksville Livable Communities Survey Town Halls in Congressional Districts, TBD AUGUST 8/1 – 8/3 …

CARE FOR THE CAREGIVER: Love is Noble, Control Is Not (or Take Your Hands off the Wheelchair) by Peter W. Rosenberger

Posted on 02/28/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events   One of the more challenging aspects of helping a caregiver is “prying the hands off the wheelchair.” So wrapped up in the needs of their loved one, I’ve seen (and been one of) countless numbers of caregivers who valiantly but vainly try and contain that which cannot be contained. The thinking is often: “If I don’t stay glued to the situation, it will spin out of control.” “If someone else tries to help, they will make mistakes that I …

Count Me In! New Volunteer Orientation – March 12

Posted on 01/23/2014 by | AARP Tennessee | Comments

Events Find out what’s happening with AARP in Tennessee and how you can get involved at our first volunteer orientation of the year! March 12, 2014 from 10 am to 12 noon at the Tennessee State Office in Nashville, or participate by phone. Light refreshments and a refreshing interactive session will be offered. RSVP required due to parking the preparations required by our parking garage. RSVP to    

Memphis Theater Offers Discounts

Posted on 12/1/2013 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Events Add theater tickets to the list of discounts available to AARP members who live in or visit Memphis. The Hattiloo Theatre, a black repertory theater company, is offering AARP members a 15 percent discount on ticket prices for the 2013-14 season. The theater offers plays, musicals and dance performances reflective of a multicultural community. The discount applies to any performance during the 2013-14 season. AARP members can give their membership numbers at the box office or online. For tickets, call …