AARP Nevada

— We’re in what they call the “dog days of summer” here in Nevada and the temperature is still hot. Your kids or grand kids are getting ready to head back to school, but there’s so much to do thanks to AARP Nevada. Here’s a look at what’s happening this month: Thursday, Aug. 10 – Fall Prevention Class: Join us from 10am-12pm for a FREE session on ways to improve your balance, strengthen muscles, and techniques to avoid falls. The class …

— AARP Nevada Fraud Watch Network again provides free presentations to help those throughout the state protect themselves against fraud. Fraud is a subject that never goes out of style, unfortunately. But you don’t have to be a victim of fraud. Educate and protect yourself against crooks and criminals by attending one of AARP Nevada’s Fraud Watch Network presentations at your closest Clark County Library location. The free sessions continue during the hot summer, once per month, and give attendees practical …

AARP Nevada

— Turning 50 hasn’t changed the way this veteran actor approaches his role in Phantom of the Opera, which makes its way to Las Vegas. Reaching the age of 50 is no longer “over the hill” or worthy of black birthday balloons. Case in point: gifted actor David Benoit. Benoit, 51, joins us on the May episode of the AARP Nevada Voices Podcast to discuss his long and accomplished career. Benoit, and the rest of the touring cast of the beloved …

aarp fraud watch network

— The AARP Fraud Watch Network brings fraud-fighting efforts to consumers in Las Vegas with an “Operation: Stop Scams” shredding event to be held at the Suncoast Hotel & Casino parking lot on Saturday, April 29 from 9:00am to 1:00pm. “Many Americans clear out and discard their obsolete financial documents at the end of the tax-filing season in April.  Our shredding events in dozens of communities provide a convenient and safe way for people to destroy this sensitive paperwork,” said Nancy …

Nevada Ballet Theatre

— The classic tale full of rich and fun characters returns in time for the whole family to enjoy. In an on-going partnership with the Nevada Ballet Theatre, AARP Nevada is happy to announce the return of Peter Pan to The Smith Center May 13-14  in Las Vegas. Fly through a starlit London night and headlong into a magical adventure in Neverland with the 2016-17 Season finale, Peter Pan. First the movie, then the musical and now the ballet, this full-length production …

AARP Fraud Watch Network

— AARP Nevada Fraud Watch Network again provides free presentations to help those throughout the state protect themselves against fraud. Fraud is a subject that never goes out of style, unfortunately. But you don’t have to be a victim of fraud. Educate and protect yourself against crooks and criminals by attending one of AARP Nevada’s Fraud Watch Network presentations at your closest Clark County Library location. The free sessions continue in March and April and give attendees practical ways to protect …

AARP Nevada at Consumer Fraud Prevention Fair

— Your first line of defense against fraud is education. Knowledge is power. Join us for a day of fraud prevention activities with more than 20 exhibit booths, and two panel presentations about avoiding fraud. A free light lunch will be provided. Click the register button below to join us! Schedule of Events 11am-4pm: Resource Fair 11:15am: Fraud Prevention Panel featuring: Cris Carmona – Chief Compliance Investigator, Nevada Consumer Affairs Nancy Andersen, Director of Public Engagement & Fraud Campaign Manager, AARP Nevada …

Maya Angelou Black History Month

— In honor of Black History Month, AARP Nevada will, as part of its on-going Movies for Grownups series, will screen American Masters – Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise, Thursday Feb. 16 at 6:45pm at the AMC Rainbow Promenade, free of charge. Before the screening begins, local activist and historian Brenda Williams will share her personal perspective on Las Vegas’ own deep and rich Black history. She will talk about the significance of Black History Month in Las Vegas and …

— In what has become a welcomed yearly resource, the AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 49th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention the older population.  You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this service. “The Tax-Aide program is one of our more popular …

Nevada State House

— In addition to a ton of great new resources and events coming to AARP members in Nevada, there are several key things happening in our state as well. So far in this new year, AARP has already been active taking members to the Consumer Electronics Show to see the latest and greatest gadgets, and launched our very first podcast – Nevada Voices. As you may know, 2017 is also a legislative year in Nevada. In this legislative year, there are …