Centre College, AARP and WAVE 3 News invite Kentucky gubernatorial candidates to debate

Posted on 05/20/2015 by | AARP Kentucky | Comments

Voters With the result of Republican gubernatorial primary election still in flux, AARP Kentucky, alongside Center College and WAVE3, has extended invitations to Attorney General Jack Conway and his two potential Republican opponents, Louisville businessman Matt Bevin and Agriculture Commissioner James R. Comer, to participate in a gubernatorial debate on Tuesday, Oct. 6. Matt Bevin has accepted. The hour-long event would be broadcast live across the Commonwealth on both television and radio stations by media partner WAVE 3 News. Scott Reynolds, …

Friday after 5 takes over Owensboro

Posted on 05/20/2015 by | AARP Kentucky | Comments

Community | Events Join AARP at Friday After 5, a summer-long series of free outdoor concerts held every Friday on the Owensboro, Kentucky riverfront.  Friday After 5 is happening this June and continues through September 4th.  It takes place from 5pm until 10pm each Friday. The festival draws more than 50,000 visitors from the tri-state area every Friday After 5. Friday After 5 was named one of the “Top Ten Summer Festivals” in Kentucky and just won the prestigious Reader’s Choice Platinum Award for “Best Community Event” this year.  The festival includes live …

Step Up to the Plate for Food Drive

Posted on 05/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Community | Events | Health & Wellbeing The Louisville Bats, a farm team of the Cincinnati Reds, invite you to enjoy an evening at the ballpark with family and friends. And, before settling into your seats, AARP Kentucky encourages you to drop off a donation to help feed the hungry. The team is offering discount admission ($5 field reserved seats or $9 premium seats) for AARP members and up to three guests on May 18 at 6:35 p.m. and June 15 at 7:05 p.m. AARP staff and …

Join us for AARP Nights with the Louisville Bats

Posted on 04/23/2015 by | AARP Kentucky | Comments

Community | Events | Health & Wellbeing Join AARP staff, volunteers and other members on Monday, April 27 and May 18, 2015 at 6:35 p.m. or Monday, June 15, 2015at 7:05 p.m. at Louisville Slugger Field for AARP Nights with the Louisville Bats Baseball Team. AARP members can purchase discounted tickets. Tickets are $5 each for AARP members and 3 of their guests when showing your AARP Membership Card at the Louisville Slugger Field Ticket Window. Premium Field Reserved Tickets are available for $9 each. Bring your …

Award Winning Ashland 5th Grader Honors “Grandma” in Grandparent of the Year Essay Contest

Posted on 04/22/2015 by | AARP Kentucky | Comments

Home & Family Boyd County 5th grader’s family and state’s retired teachers celebrate the Crabbe Elementary School statewide essay contest winner – Michael Slone Tuesday, Michael Slone received top honors in the 2015 Grandparent of the Year essay contest sponsored by Kentucky Retired Teachers Association (KRTA) and AARP Kentucky. Michael and his grandmother, Dana Payne, received their awards at the Annual “AARP Kentucky Grandparent of the Year” ceremonies in Louisville. The Crabbe Elementary School student’s grandmother, Dana Payne was the subject of his …

Join our livestream to learn how to avoid fraud

Posted on 04/16/2015 by | AARP Kentucky | Comments

Fraud | Money & Work Protect your identity and avoid fraud by learning about what’s in the mind of con artist. Join AARP and the Department for Financial Institutions for a Livestream April 17th at 11:30 EST for a conversation about fraud, learn about the AARP Fraud Fighter Call Center and find out how to join us for a half-day workshop in Bowling Green. Listen Live!  Tele-town Hall – Hear Fraud Watch Experts Live