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—   Unstuck! Lightening the Heart of the Family Caregiver With Humor featuring Peter Rosenberger Thursday, August 25th  7 p.m. ET/6 p.m. CT Listen up family caregivers: humor is an expression of a healthy heart — not a defense mechanism! After more than 30 years as a family caregiver for his wife, Gracie, including 78 operations, 60 doctors in 12 hospitals and $9 million in medical bills, Peter Rosenberger has learned: it’s OK to laugh! Join him for this free online …

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— Interview skills can always be improved and practiced, so don’t miss out and go into your next interview cold! AARP wants to help you by taking you behind the scenes of an interview, and help you learn what questions to ask, and what questions to avoid. Don’t miss our interactive  webinar “Interview Intel: Behind the Scenes Advice to Win Your Job” featuring AARP Jobs expert Kerry Hannon Tuesday August 9th at 3PM ET/ 2PM CT. Be sure to Register NOW! …

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— A new survey from AARP says busy consumers relying on the convenience of public wireless networks to keep up-to-date on email, social networks, shopping and even their finances often put their sensitive personal information at risk. AARP Fraud Watch Network has launched a “Watch Your Wi-Fi” campaign to educate Americans about Wi-Fi hazards and how they can protect themselves.  As part of the campaign, AARP has also begun encouraging businesses that maintain free wireless networks for their customers to participate …

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— Little Rock today hit 100 degrees for the first time in 2016, with a heat advisory in effect until 9 p.m. CDT this Sunday, July 24, according to the U.S. National Weather Service in Little Rock.  Staying cool during a blistering summer can mean the difference between life and death; more Americans die from heat waves than all other natural disasters combined.   Older adults stand a greater risk of heat stroke or heat exhaustion because their bodies do not easily …

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— Being a parent is one of the hardest jobs around! But what if you were a Family Caregiver for a loved one at the same time? It’s called the “Sandwich Generation” and people are feeling the pressure of being squeezed between all the other layers of life as a family caregiver and a parent. Register for AARP’s interactive webinar, “Family Caregivers Feeling Squeezed: Life in the Sandwich Generation.” Featuring Charima Young, ASD Outreach Georgia and Britnee Fergins, a mother of …

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— The ACANSA Arts Festival will be held this year from Wednesday, September 21 through Sunday, September 25, and AARP members can save 20% on tickets. The festival officially opens September 21 with a free 6-8 p.m. opening performance by Ballet Arkansas at the Junior League building, 401 Scott St. in Little Rock. Now in its third year, the five-day festival will feature live performances, exhibits, educational opportunities, workshops and activities   throughout Little Rock and North Little Rock. Venues include The Butler Center for Arkansas Studies; …

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— Today’s job search is dramatically different than it was when you started your career. Join AARP’s Nora Duncan for a free webinar titled “Adaptability! Using New Realities to Get a Job” Thursday evening July 21st 7PM ET/ 6PM CT. Nora will share lessons she learned while searching for a job with 15 years of experience and her personal story of what it took to get back to work during her seven and a half month job search.  Like Nora, whether …

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— AARP Arkansas is bringing free  Technology, Education, Knowledge – or TEK – classes to central Arkansas this summer. AARP TEK offers three hands-on workshops—Intro to iPad; Books, News, and Music-iPad; and Staying Safe Online-iPad—for those who want to get the most out of their computer tablets and to feel more comfortable with technology. Tablets will be provided for practice, and friendly AARP TEK guides will answer your questions. Each workshop is limited to 40 participants, so please RSVP today! Descriptions of each workshop …

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— More than 30 years after the beloved original Ghostbusters took the world by storm, director Paul Feig brings his fresh take to the supernatural comedy, starring Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon. This summer, they’re here to save the world…and you can see for yourself at AARP Arkansas’ FREE Movies for Grown-ups screening of the new Ghostbusters! What: Free Screening of Ghostbusters! When: Sunday, July 17, 2016, at 7 p.m. Where: McCain Mall Stadium 12 & RPX 3929 …