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

Posted on 08/29/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Events 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 …

Grammy-Nominated Third World Performs at Summer Nights Finale

Posted on 08/25/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Events They are more than a Reggae band! AARP and Howard Theatre Restoration, Inc. present Third World at the final concert for the Summer Night concert series on Tuesday, August 26th at the historic Howard Theatre. Use the Discount Code DCSN to get 30% off of the ticket price and hear Grammy-nominated Third World get us grooving with some of their greatest hits. Celebrating 40 years as international music superstars with hits like “Now That We Found Love,” “Try Jah Love,” …

Living Longer, Living Smarter – Take Charge of Your Future

Posted on 08/25/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Events 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 …

Summer Nights Continues with Pop, Soul and All that Jazz!

Posted on 08/3/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Events A packed house at the historic Howard Theatre took in a range of music genres at the second Summer Nights concert. Offered by AARP DC, the audience swayed to the cool sounds, then got on the dance floor with well-known musical talent who are favorites with Washington, DC-area audiences. As with the first concert, WHUR Radio personality and comedian Joe Clair was MC for Summer Nights. Opening the show was Howard University alum Marshall Sims whose neo-soul sounds were warmly …

“Summer Nights” Concert Series Continues with Cool Jazz

Posted on 07/23/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Events Chill out during July and August with two more “Summer Nights” concerts presented by AARP.  Up next on July 29th, DC favorites jazz man Marcus Johnson, vocalist Sylver Logan Sharp and neo-Soul artist Marshall Sims. Use the discount code DCSN for 30 percent off of the price listed below and put the “Summer Nights” concerts on your schedule. We’ll see you at the District’s historic Howard Theatre.  If you don’t think cool music in DC when you think AARP, then …

DC Residents Learn about Fraud and Scams at Every Turn

Posted on 07/23/2014 by | AARP DC | Comments

Events Wage war on fraud and protect your identity. This was the focus when AARP DC, the Legal Counsel for the Elderly (LCE) Senior Medicare Patrol and the AARP Fraud Watch Network sponsored a free community shred day and fraud forum at the Nativity Catholic Church in northwest DC in Ward 4. Each year, 13 million people experience the headache and heartache of identity theft, suffering losses of $18 billion. Forty-seven forum attendees heard startling examples of how people are easily …