SAVE-THE-DATE: Hear from the Mayoral Candidates

Posted on 09/14/2014 by | AARP Washington DC | Comments

Advocacy | Events | Washington DC Hear from the Washington, DC mayoral candidates on October 9, 2014 . AARP DC is ready to inform its 89,000 members and the general public about priority issues important to DC residents 50+. Muriel Bowser, David Catania and Carol Schwartz have pledged to participate. This AARP DC event is in a conversational format allowing candidates to provide detailed responses on key issues. Voters will hear the “real deal” on where the candidates stand on the topics of caregiving, financial security, …

Living Longer, Living Smarter – Take Charge of Your Future

Posted on 09/14/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

About AARP | Events | Home & Family | Washington DC Like snowflakes, no two women are alike. But we do tend to hold one thing in common: we take care of others before we take care of ourselves. As we enter the fall season, how about focusing on your own wellbeing? On September 23rd at lunchtime, take time out of your busy schedule to think about you for a moment. Where do you see yourself in the future? What are the plans you’ll need to get you there? A great …

Kick off Hispanic Heritage Month with AARP DC, Soccer and Family Fun

Posted on 09/10/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

About AARP | Events | Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Washington DC Washington, DC soccer fans cheer local teams!  Come out on Sunday, September 14th to the Continental Soccer League’s day of games at the Cardozo Education Campus athletic field. The sports event is sponsored by AARP DC and organized by Fossalex. Fossalex, a nonprofit organization, provides resources and support about financial security, health and wellness to Latino families in the District. Fossalex coordinates the Continental Soccer League and organizes sports events in DC to bring the Latino community together.  AARP DC’s …

Dale inicio al Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Posted on 09/10/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

About AARP | Events | Health & Wellbeing | Home & Family | Washington DC Conoce a asesores jurídicos bilingües que te hablarán sobre el fraude, estafas y cobertura médica para ti y tu familia. Habrá sesiones informativas gratuitas en el día de diversión familiar en los partidos de fútbol de la DC Continental League el domingo catorce de septiembre en los terrenos del campo de fútbol de Cardozo, en las calles Trece Y Clifton, Northwest D.C., de DIEZ de la mañana a CUATRO de la tarde. Patrocinados por AARP, Fossalex y la DC Continental …

Free Movie Screening Featuring Academy Award Winners Maggie Smith and Kevin Kline

Posted on 09/9/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

About AARP | Events | Washington DC AARP DC invites you and a guest to a free AARP Movies for Grownups pre-release screening of My Old Lady, starring Academy Award Winners Maggie Smith and Kevin Kline. This free screening is on Monday, September 15 at 7:00 PM at AMC Mazza Gallerie, 5300 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20015, at the METRO Friendship Heights Station.  Seating is limited, so register for your tickets today. This free screening is on Thursday, July 10 at 7:00 PM at AMC Mazza Gallerie, …

Age-Friendly DC Public Meetings to get Feedback

Posted on 09/9/2014 by | AARP Washington DC | Comments

Advocacy | Washington DC   On October 3, 2012, the District joined other aspirant-jurisdictions to become an Age-Friendly City as part of the pilot AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities through the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities. The goal of this program is to provide a system to educate, encourage, promote and recognize improvements that make cities, towns, and counties more user-friendly not only for their older residents, but for residents of all ages. Right now Age-Friendly DC is …