Connect with AARP at Rockies Game

Posted on 07/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Events Baseball fans can get discount tickets to watch the Colorado Rockies take on the New York Mets at Coors Field in Denver on Aug. 23, AARP Day at the ballpark. First pitch is at 2:10 p.m. A limited supply of tickets are available for $10. When those sell out, the remaining discount tickets will cost $23. AARP Colorado will have a table at the stadium, where fans can pick up information on caregiving, financial planning and fraud prevention. To buy …

Civil Rights for American Indians

Posted on 06/19/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Community | Events The American Indians Pathways Taskforce will host a one-day free training and education conference for leadership to promote the civil rights of American Indians. The Pathways to Respecting American Indian Civil Rights Trainings & Education Conference will be July 9 at 8:30 a.m. in the Springhill Suites Denver Downtown at Metro State University of Denver, 1190 Auraria Parkway, Denver, CO 80204. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Topics will include information on health care, employment, education, environmental justice and nutrition. Also …

Don’t miss Indigenous Film Fest

Posted on 06/18/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events AARP Colorado is just one of the groups helping to organize the Pathways to Respecting American Indian Civil Rights, but the association would like members to know about a pre-conference social event with Comanche activist La Donna Harris, which is part of the Indigenous Film & Arts Festival that AARP is sponsoring. Harris will introduce the film LaDonna Harris: Indian 101, and lead a post-screening discussion with the audience on July 8 2015, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Denver Museum of …

The Caregiver’s Cairn: Aging—What a Ride!

Posted on 06/15/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Caregiving  Blog by Jane Barton Greetings one and all… Welcome back to The Caregiver’s Cairn – a sustaining and empowering guide for caregivers and care receivers. I hope you and yours have enjoyed a lovely month since my last posting. I invite you to pour a cup of coffee or hot tea, curl up in a cozy chair, and take a deep breath. I want to chat about a rather touchy subject today—getting old. Ok. I understand. The prospect of getting …

AARP Colorado Webinars

Posted on 06/10/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Community | Local Resources Check out our latest archived webinars. The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer’s Tuesday, June 09, 2015 Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, possible causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more. The webinar is presented by the Alzheimer’s Association of Colorado.   Managing Money and Planning for …

Grand Junction Financial Workshop

Posted on 06/3/2015 by | AARP Colorado | Comments

Events | Finances 50+ | Money & Work Please join us for the AARP Financial Resilience Workshop, a discussion and free seminar about how to get the most out of your retirement savings on Wed. June 10, 2015 at Goodwill, 630 24 1/2 Road. The seminar starts at 5:30 p.m. with refreshments and networking. The program starts at 6 p.m. Whether you are still working, or getting ready to collect Social Security, we introduce you to the tools to help you calculate what you have and what you’ll …