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— AARP New Hampshire is asking current members of Congress, as well as presidential and congressional candidates, to lay out their plans to update Social Security and keep it strong for current and future generations. “Social Security is the bedrock of financial security for most older Granite Staters,” said Todd Fahey, AARP state director. “It provides at least half of household income for 64 percent of New Hampshire residents age 65 and older. And without Social Security, about 45 percent of …

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— We’re heading into the home stretch of the 2016 election and while we’ve had our first 90 minute prime time presidential debate, the all-important issue of Social Security received ZERO airtime. It’s time to take advantage of the media buzz surrounding the upcoming Vice Presidential Debate and get our voices heard; It’s time to use the power of Social Media to let the candidates know that we won’t stand for one more second of #SocialSecuritySilence; It’s time to eat some …

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— Woulda, coulda, shoulda ……. We all think about “what’s next?” but often wonder where to start and how to make it real.  That’s why AARP New Hampshire is offering a Life Reimagined Check-Up – on Thursday, November 3 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm —  at the Red River Theatres in downtown Concord. “Whether you want to start a new career, build a new business or live your dream, Life Reimagined Check-Ups can provide real help to pursue your possibilities and …

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— Back by popular demand:  the Annual Enchanted Fall Festival at the Massabesic Audubon Center!  And AARP members and their guests receive special prices:  $5.00 per person or $15 per family. It’s all on Saturday, October 22, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at the Massabesic Audubon Center at 26 Auburn Way in Auburn.  You’ll also find AARP New Hampshire there, with a cookie-decorating activity. What else is on tap? Enchanted Forest tours Bluegrass music Bonfire (with marshmallow roasting) Live animals …

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— Come join The Palace Theatre’s fresh re-imagining of this hilarious classic! The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas – a rollicking HOOTENANNY of a musical – is coming to The Palace Theatre – and AARP members and their guests receive a $10 per Adult ticket discount.  The discounted performances will be held October 21 through November 12 at The Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover Street, in downtown Manchester.  There are both 2:00 and 7:30 pm performances. The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas …

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— AARP New Hampshire invites you, your family and friends to Taste, Test and Take A Stand in Manchester on October 18. Accompanied by a rib-sticking meal of the Puritan Backroom’s famous chicken fingers, you’ll have the chance to connect with other AARP members and learn more about all of the things that we Granite Staters can do to encourage the candidates to Take a Stand to strengthen Social Security for future generations. Covering everything from drafting letters to the editor and …

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— AARP recently released the 2016 Longevity Economy report, an in-depth look at how our nation’s population of 111 million 50-plus consumers impacts the economy. According to the report, the 50-plus age groups generate $7.6 trillion in economic activity (a $500 million increase from 2013), including $5 trillion in consumer spending by people 50-plus. This increase reflects the shifting demographic and spending patterns of this group due to longer life spans and prolonged employment. The 50-plus cohort represents a powerful force …

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— We’re coming to your neighborhood and invite you to join us! Our upcoming Meet and Greet – on October 6 at 6:00 pm – will be a fun, food-filled event.  We promise a lively, interactive discussion designed to get your views on AARP’s local programs, services and advocacy. It’s all part of our two-day tour in Greater Concord.  We want you to “be in the know” about all the activities we have planned, let you know how you can get …

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— Exploring the possibility of turning your hobby into a business? Join AARP New Hampshire, Small Business Administration, SCORE and Center for Women’s Business Advancement at Southern New Hampshire University and find out how! Industry leaders will walk you through the steps to think about if you’re interested in making your hobby a business, including: Is your product or service marketable? How do you move beyond a fun pastime to a serious endeavor? What are the critical steps in building your …

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— We’re coming to your neighborhood and invite you to join us! Our upcoming Meet and Greet – on September 21 at 6:00 pm – will be a fun, food-filled event.  We promise a lively, interactive discussion designed to get your views on AARP’s local programs, services and advocacy. It’s all part of our two-day tour in the Seacoast.  We want you to “be in the know” about all the activities we have planned, let you know how you can get …