— Join AARP Montana, the Helena Symphony and Carroll College for an evening of rock and roll, family and friends, fireworks and fun! Look for our AARP “Symphony Shuttle” golf carts offering rides between Centennial Parking Lot, PE Center Lot and the concert lawn. Shuttles will start running at 4:30 p.m. Together with the Helena Symphony & Carroll College, AARP Montana is sponsoring the 14th Annual Symphony Under the Stars. With this year’s theme of “ROCK ON!” the Helena Symphony Orchestra …

— Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Dillon, MT   In its ongoing efforts to fight fraud, AARP Montana is partnering with a coalition of crime prevention agencies to sponsor “how-to” workshops entitled “Operation: Stop Scams – Fight Back Against Fraud”. Presenters will discuss Internet and telemarketing scams, investment fraud, credit card and identity theft and what to do if you think you’ve become a victim. One of AARP Montana members’ top concerns centers on financial exploitation, said Tim Summers, AARP State Director. …

— Join us for free webinars and live chats on how to use the latest tech tools. Technology can help you connect with friends and family, drive more safely, control home automation, search for jobs, care for loved ones, learn new skills, and more. But there’s so much new “tech” that it can be hard to keep track of it and how it can help you. Register for AARP’s Online Technology Fair and gain access to free live webinars, video chats …

— The annual Women 4 Wellness health fair, credited with saving lives, will offer more than 30 screenings this year, helping Flathead Indian tribal members and other women in Lake County detect conditions ranging from breast cancer and diabetes to heart disease and thyroid problems. AARP Montana is cosponsoring the event on Thursday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at Salish Kootenai College in Pablo. The free fair offers crucial access for many who otherwise could not afford health …

— Annual event provides full battery of free health screenings and preventative educational programs available to tribal members as well as entire community The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes in collaboration with AARP Montana and other community partners, have joined forces to host the annual Women 4 Wellness health fair on Thursday, May 18, at 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Joe McDonald Event Center on the Salish Kootenai College campus. The greatly-anticipated and much-appreciated event draws thousands of women …

— Caregiving can be exhausting. The 2017 Lifespan Respite Annual Summit, to be held May 10 at the Wingate Hotel in Helena, aims to help family caregivers refuel and recharge. The event will be hosted by the Montana Lifespan Respite Coalition in collaboration with the state Department of Public Health and Human Services and AARP Montana. Elaine Ryan, AARP vice president of state advocacy and strategy integration, will give the keynote address. The summit will highlight the availability of respite support …

— Summit aims to address needs such as caregiver education, public awareness and better access to respite for Montana’s caregivers   The Montana Lifespan Respite Coalition, in collaboration with the Department of Public Health and Human Services and AARP Montana, will host the annual Lifespan Respite Summit at the Wingate Hotel in Helena on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The theme of this year’s summit is “Refuel and Recharge: Coping with Compassion Fatigue.” “The goal of …

— Learn how to start or grow your small business from fellow entrepreneurs. Live SBA Entrepreneur webinar takes place on Tuesday, April 18th at 5 p.m. MT Looking to turn your unique talents, hobbies or skills into a small business? Or if you’ve already started a business, are you searching for ideas to keep your dreams of success on track? Register for the AARP webinar, From Passion to Profit, and learn from our panel of innovative and inspiring entrepreneurs as they share …

— Distracted Driving 101: It May Save Your Life Making a call on your phone. Changing the radio station. Turning to talk to kids in the back seat. These are minor tasks, but distracted driving can lead to the same devastating results as driving under the influence. Are your habits—or those of your loved one—putting you at risk? Now you can do something about it. Register now for the AARP webinar, Distracted Driving 101 on April 25, 2017 at 5 p.m. MT, …

— Take a virtual tour and learn how to make every room safer. April 12, 2017 5 p.m. MT Are you a family caregiver? If so, don’t miss Home Safe Home, a virtual room-by-room makeover tour on how to make every room in your home safer for loved ones. And stay tuned as caregiving author Sherri Snelling and livable communities expert Karen Kafantaris answer your questions from the studio. What will you learn? Dozens of smart solutions to make any home …