Country Explosion Music Festival Offers AARP Members 10 Percent Discount

Posted on 07/9/2014 by | AARP Utah | Comments

Events Members and their guests will receive a 10 percent discount on the purchase of all tickets for the Country Explosion, “Utah’s Largest Music Festival,” a four-day country music celebration taking place July 17-July 20 at the Deseret Peak Complex in Tooele County, Utah.  The line-up features such stars as Toby Keith, Reba, Rascal Flatts, Florida Georgia Line and more.   Just notify the ticketing agent of your membership at the time of purchase, or if purchasing online at www.countryexplosion.com, enter …

Join AARP Utah on August 20 as Part of a Live Studio Audience for a Brain Fitness/Fraud Forum

Posted on 07/7/2014 by | AARP Utah | Comments

Events How would you like to be part of a live studio audience at the Salt Lake City Library on August 20?  AARP Utah is filming its popular brain fitness seminar presented by Dr. Kevin Duff of the University of Utah’s Brain Center, a fascinating discussion that focuses on memory loss–what’s normal and what’s not–successful longevity and the brain, and recognizing changes in a loved one.  Utah Securities Division Director Keith Woodwell will discuss financial scams, investor protection, and learning who …

AARP Discount for Members at Logan’s Cain Lyric Theatre on July 2

Posted on 06/10/2014 by | AARP Utah | Comments

Events  Who doesn’t love live theater?  AARP Utah has a special treat for you.  On July 2, AARP members can attend a performance of “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” at the Caine Lyric Theatre in Logan, Utah for a discounted price.  This number of seats available is limited, but members can receive a $17 discount on $27 tickets by calling 435-797-8022 or by buying the tickets directly at the box office.  That translates to only $10 …

Help Utah Stamp Out Hunger on May 10!

Posted on 05/7/2014 by | AARP Utah | Comments

Events AARP and AARP Foundation Join with Other National Organizations to Help “Stamp Out Hunger” To tackle the serious issue of hunger faced by millions of older adults, AARP and AARP Foundation today announced that on Saturday, May 10, they are joining the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) and the U.S. Postal Service’s 22nd annual food drive to help “Stamp Out Hunger.”   One in six Utahns is unsure where his or her next meal is coming from, and 472,000 …

Free Film Screening of Cyber Seniors is Coming to Salt Lake City on May 20

Posted on 05/7/2014 by | AARP Utah | Comments

Events     Do you want to see a heartwarming documentary about seniors learning about new technology?  Join AARP Utah at the screening of “Cyber Seniors,” a film that proves you’re never too old to learn something new.  Initially reluctant seniors discover the wonders of the web with the help of teenage mentors.  This humorous and candid film explores the victories and challenges seniors can face as they dive into the digital world. The documentary will be screened at the City Library, …

Staying Sharp Workshop Comes to Vernal May 31

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

Events Aging doesn’t have to entail serious mental decline. The AARP Staying Sharp program offers insights on how the brain works and how to maximize mental function later in life. AARP Utah will host a Staying Sharp session at the Uintah County Library in Vernal on May 31. An expert from the University of Utah will discuss how people of all ages can maintain cognitive health, and will address the particular concerns of those caring for family members or friends with …