Yuma Libraries Host AARP AZ Presentations on the Affordable Care Act

Posted on 10/1/2015 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Community | Events Do you know what the healthcare law means for those with health insurance and those without? For people on Medicare, and for small business owners? Come and learn about the Affordable Care Act at a series of free presentations at Yuma County Libraries hosted by AARP Arizona during the month of October. A volunteer with Arizona AARP’s Community Educators Program will provide the presentations: Friday, October 16, 2015 Wellton Library 10:30am-12:00pm Friday, October 16, 2015 Foothills Library 2:30pm-4:00pm Friday, October 30, …

Join us at “Paws for Your Pets” Fall Festival Oct. 24

Posted on 10/1/2015 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Community | Events AARP Phoenix and the Arizona Humane Society are hosting Paws for Your Pets Fall Festival in Mesa on Saturday, October 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.! Free pet vaccinations and wellness exams for pet owners 50+ while supplies last!  Pet micro-chipping and pet adoptions will also be offered at a discount. Come by and see us!  The event will be held at Oakwood Creative Care, 247 N. MacDonald in Mesa!    

Seminarios en tecnología ayudan a los usuarios a conocer sus dispositivos

Posted on 10/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

About AARP | Community | Español | Technology Por Miriam Davidson Elaine Newlin, de 63 años, hace poco compró una nueva computadora portátil para su empresa de venta de cosméticos Mary Kay, que dirige desde su hogar. “Quiero ganarme ese Cadillac rosado”, dice ella, haciendo referencia al codiciado premio que la compañía otorga a los mejores directores de ventas. Pero primero, Newlin necesitaba saber cómo configurar su equipo para demostrar los productos y tomar los pedidos de los clientes. Su computadora tenía un sistema operativo que no conocía, …

Tech Tutorials Help Users Learn Their Devices

Posted on 10/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Community | Technology By Miriam Davidson Elaine Newlin, 63, recently purchased a new laptop computer for her home-based business, selling Mary Kay cosmetics. “I want that pink Cadillac,” she said, referring to the coveted prize awarded to the company’s top sales directors. But first, Newlin had to figure out how to set up the laptop to help demonstrate the products and take customers’ orders. The laptop had an unfamiliar operating system, and she had trouble logging in to the “consultants only” part of …

Join AARP Phoenix, FitPHX and the City of Phoenix for “Meet Me Downtown Phoenix” 5K Walk/Run

Posted on 09/30/2015 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Community | Volunteering Join AARP Phoenix, FitPHX and the City of Phoenix for a Meet Me Downtown Phoenix 5K walk, run or wheel around downtown Phoenix on Monday, Oct. 5! AARP staff and volunteers will meet at The Corner (50 W. Jefferson Street, Phoenix) at 5:15 p.m. and provide free AARP wicking shirts to those who show with their AARP membership cards! The walking group will leave between 5:30 – 5:40 p.m. There will be AARP volunteers along the route to show you …

“Come Dance With Me” Oct. 17 Dance

Posted on 09/25/2015 by | AARP Arizona | Comments

Community | Events AARP Phoenix and LULAC are hosting “Come Dance With Me,” a free event at the American Legion Post 41 in Phoenix on Saturday, October 17 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Music by Chapito Chavarria! American Legion Post 41 is located at 715 S. 2nd Avenue in Phoenix.  For more info, please email warjade26@yahoo.com . Hope to see you there!