You’ve earned a say about the future of Social Security – free events

Posted on 07/29/2014 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events You’ve earned a say about the future of social security. Unfortunately, too many politicians aren’t listening. AARP believes you’ve paid into Social Security and you deserve a voice in the future of the program. That’s why we’re fighting to protect your hard-earned Social Security benefits and ensure the system stays strong for future generations. Join us for a discussion about the future of Social Security. We’ll be providing straightforward information about Social Security proposals that are being debated in Washington …

Free admission for AARP members for Grandparent’s Day – Sept. 7 at the Pacific Science Center

Posted on 07/29/2014 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events In recognition of National Grandparent’s Day on Sunday, September 7, AARP members can receive free admission to the Pacific Science Center from 10:00am – 6:00pm. Engage in discovery through hundreds of interactive exhibits, take steps to improve your wellness at the interactive “Wellbody Academy” and explore nature among fluttering butterflies in a lush garden setting at the Tropical Butterfly House. Not a gradparent? As an AARP member, you are welcome to attend for free. All AARP members must show their …

AARP Foundation offers free “Finances 50+” workshop in Lacey

Posted on 07/27/2014 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events                 The AARP Foundation and the Charles Schwab Foundation are working together to offer the “Finances 50+” workshop designed to help older adults who are concerned about their financial security. Whether you’re feeling overwhelmed by not enough money to go around, or simply hoping to save more toward a comfortable retirement, this program offers assistance in setting and achieving goals. The free course is offered as a multi-part series where participants will learn …

AARP Day at the Seattle Mariners – Aug. 27

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

Events Join us on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Safeco Field for “AARP Day with the Seattle Mariners.”  Come out to the ballpark and have a good time with friends, family and fellow AARP members as the Seattle Mariners take on division rival Texas Rangers! AARP members and their guests get a 50% discount off Terrace level seating.  Tickets are $30 (normally $60). Members and their guests can order up to 19 tickets online at www.mariners.com/aarp.  Enter promo code “WA50.”  Seats …

Are you the Boomer Star AARP is looking for?

Posted on 07/6/2014 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events AARP LAUNCHES SEARCH FOR AMERICA’S TOP BOOMER TALENT WITH BOOMER SUPERSTAR CONTEST Calling all Baby Boomers looking to become America’s next big singing sensation! AARP is launching a national search to make one lucky person’s dream a reality while showing that talent is ageless. Powered by AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE!, AARP’s Boomer Superstar contest is open to anyone born between 1946 and 1964 and gives Boomers the chance to compete for a $5,000 prize and an audition with music label 19 …

Sign up for SCAM JAM – September 9 in Spokane

Posted on 07/6/2014 by | AARP Washington | Comments

Events                 Scam artists are targeting you and the people you care about Learn how to fight back and spot the cons before they spot you Whether it’s over the phone, through the mail, online or even at your doorstep, con-artists are coming up with new and devious ways to scam you and your loved ones. Millions are lost each day to cons like foreign lottery fraud, bogus investment schemes, and online scams designed …