AARP WI Hits the Road This Summer, Join Us!

Posted on 07/28/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events We’re hitting the road this summer to share all the ways AARP can be a part of your Real Possibilities here in the Badger State. From free tools and resources for planning your future to learning more about important issues affecting 50+ Wisconsinites, discover all that AARP has to offer you, your family, and your friends. On top of that, each stop has an extra add-on just for showing your AARP card!  We hope to see you there!   RIPON Tuesday, …

Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour is coming to Wisconsin

Posted on 07/14/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events Tour provides health tests, assessments, education and consulting services for FREE! The Walgreens Way to Well Health Tour with AARP rolls in to Southeast Wisconsin this summer as part of a nationwide tour to provide free prevention and early detection health services to underserved communities. The three free health tests, valued at over $100, measure 10 key indicators that include total cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, body mass index, body composition, skeletal muscle, resting metabolism, visceral fat, real body age and …

Catch a Ball Game With Us at Miller Park!

Posted on 05/16/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events Hey baseball fans! Here’s a great opportunity to meet up with AARP staff, volunteers and members at the ballpark this summer. The Kids & Senior Days discount (save up to 50%) is available to all AARP members and your guests for the June 25, July 10 and August 7 ballgames at Miller Park. While you’re there, be sure to stop by our table in the concourse to hear what AARP is doing across Wisconsin, get your AARP gift and tell …

Stamp Out Hunger in Wisconsin on May 10!

Posted on 05/8/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events Each day too many of Wisconsin’s older adults are threatened by hunger. Nearly one-third of Wisconsinites age 65+ rely on Social Security as their only source of income. This means every extra expense can have a ripple effect, forcing older adults to have to choose between paying the bills or eating their next meal. Now more than ever we must seek out opportunities to help our friends and neighbors - no matter their age – keep food on the table.  That’s why on Saturday, May …

Participate in Money Smart Week April 5-12

Posted on 04/7/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events  The quality of our lives now and in retirement depends on making the best use of our resources, yet few actively seek out financial information. AARP is working hard to ensure that individuals have the skills and knowledge to make informed decisions and manage their financial resources effectively for a lifetime of financial well-being. That’s why we encourage you to participate in Money Smart Week April 5-12. Money Smart Week® is seven days of presentations by community groups, non-profits, financial …

Want to Start or Grow a New Biz After 50?

Posted on 04/1/2014 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Events Are you over age 50 and ready for a new life challenge? Have you always wanted to start your own business in this phase of your life, but have never known where to begin? We can help. AARP Wisconsin and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are teaming up to hold Encore Entrepreneur mentoring events April 8-9 in Appleton and Sheboygan Falls.  These  events, which are free and open to AARP members and non-members, are designed to provide counseling, mentoring …