Gateway Greening at the Great Perennial Divide

Posted on 03/26/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Community Like to get your hands dirty?  Need a little ‘soil therapy’?  AARP would like to share information about a volunteer opportunity for those of us who like to dig in the dirt from Gateway Greening. The Great Perennial Divide is St. Louis’ largest gardening volunteer event involving more than 75 gardens across the metro area. Gateway Greening has been educating and empowering people across St. Louis to strengthen their communities through gardening and urban agriculture for over 30 years.  Community gardens …

AARP at the St. Louis Home & Garden Show

Posted on 03/26/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Home & Family | Local Resources The AARP St. Louis booth at the St Louis Home & Garden show was a hit!  We had over 2200 people visit our booth over the four days of the show despite the snowy weather on Saturday and Sunday!  Visitors were treated to an oven stick, a jar opener and the amazing newly revised AARP Home Fit Guide.  They were also treated to home modification information and demonstrations by Rebuilding Together – St. Louis. Members who presented their membership card …

Special Savings on Season Tickets at The Muny

Posted on 03/26/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Uncategorized The Muny is offering AARP members a special opportunity to save an additional 10% or more on Muny Season Tickets through the Muny Corporate Advantage Program (MCAP).  This is the lowest price for new Muny Season Tickets and is ONLY available through participating companies and organizations – such as AARP. Starting April 6th, AARP members and staff will be able to save 10% or more off already deeply discounted Muny Season Tickets.  This program runs through May 4th and provides …

A Night of Magical Music

Posted on 03/26/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Uncategorized The St. Louis Symphony once again is offering a discount (50% off) opportunity for AARP members and their guests.  On Saturday, April 11th at 8:00 pm you will be treated to a wonderful performance of Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante.  You won’t want to miss this opportunity. Click here for tickets.  (Discount is only good for April 11th performance) Semyon Bychkov, conductor – Jonathan Chu, violin – Beth Guterman Chu, viola MOZART Sinfonia concertante, K. 364 SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 8 Revel in the …

GrandFamily Conference in Rolla April 11

Posted on 03/17/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Community | Home & Family The Centre, located at 1200 Holloway in Rolla, will be the site of the April 11, 2015 GrandFamily Conference for grandparents raising grandchildren in Phelps County. From 8:15 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., a host of informative sessions and community resources will be shared to empower grandparents who are parents for the second time in life. The day begins with registration and complimentary breakfast for attendees. Workshops will commence at 9:45 a.m. and continue throughout the day with a break at …

The Centre in Rolla Site of GrandFamily Conference

Posted on 03/5/2015 by | AARP Missouri | Comments

Caregiving | Community Legal issues. Mental health in children and teens. Drug prevention. School challenges and solutions. These are the topics that will be presented at the “GrandFamily Conference for Grandparents and Other Relative Raising Related Children” on Saturday, April 11. The annual conference will be held from 8:10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at The Centre, Rolla’s Health & Recreation Complex located at 1200 North Holloway Street. The FREE conference is sponsored by AARP Missouri and other community-based organizations and is designed for …