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—               Experience the 1960s, when rock and roll was re-energized by four lads from Liverpool! Ladies and Gentlemen…The Beatles!, which opens October 8 at the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock, features more than 400 pop culture artifacts, including instruments, records, rare photographs, tour memorabilia, and videos. Show your AARP membership card at the door to buy $7 discount tickets for yourself and one guest. The tickets are good for admission to permanent Clinton Presidential …

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— Every 2 seconds, someone’s identity is stolen. Protect yourself from falling victim to identify theft by bringing unwanted documents to AARP Arkansas’ next FREE Shred Fest on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. Join us from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at War Memorial Stadium, #1 Stadium Drive in Little Rock. Follow the AARP event signs to the shredding trucks located in the parking area. Volunteers will be on-hand to assist with unloading vehicles. Bring up to 3 banker (medium-sized) boxes of …

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— Charlie Wagener named State President of AARP Arkansas LITTLE ROCK — Charlie Wagener has been selected as AARP Arkansas’ new State President. State President is AARP’s highest volunteer position, representing about 310,000 AARP members in Arkansas. In partnership with the State Director, volunteers and staff, the State President helps position AARP in Arkansas to achieve the organization’s vision, mission and strategic priorities. Wagener served as AARP Arkansas’ Lead Volunteer for Advocacy for the last two-and-a-half-years, working with the Associate State Director …

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— Arkansans know it as one of the hottest events in Hot Springs: the documentary film festival, now celebrating its 25th year. AARP Arkansas is cosponsoring the popular event, which will be held Oct. 7-16 at the historic Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa. As in previous years, the 2016 Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival offers a wide array of films, including some recognized by AARP Movies for Grownups. The festival also features Q&A sessions with filmmakers, live music and kid-friendly activities. …

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— Joys and Challenges Facing Military Caregivers featuring MG Antonio M. Taguba, USA (Ret.) and Meg Kabat, Department of Veterans Affairs Thursday, September 8th 2pm ET/1pm CT REGISTER HERE After his parents became ill, Major General Antonio “Tony” Taguba and his siblings found themselves unprepared to care for them. Faced with tough decisions about health and finances, they found a way to care for their parents the best they could. Join Major General Taguba and Meg Kabat, National Director, Caregiver Support …

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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 …