Making Your Hobby a Business

Posted on 09/3/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Money & Work 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! This free, interactive, two-hour workshop will be held Wednesday, October 21 6:00 to 8:00 pm Red River Theatres 11 South Main Street #L1; Concord, NH RSVP required Industry leaders will walk you through the steps to think about if you’re interested in making your hobby a business, including: • Is …

Life Reimagined Check-Ups Across the Granite State

Posted on 09/2/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Local Resources This fall, AARP New Hampshire is offering our popular Life Reimagined Check-Ups in several Granite State locations: Keene, Manchester, Gorham and Concord. “Whether you want to start a new career, build a new business, or live your dream life, Life Reimagined Check-Ups can provide real help to pursue your possibilities and connect with a community to make it happen,” said Sarah Kelsea of AARP New Hampshire. At these free Life Reimagined Check-Ups, you start where you are in life and – through a …

Security Tips From a Voice of Experience

Posted on 09/1/2015 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Events | Fraud Frank Abagnale, a security consultant to the FBI for more than four decades, will give an engaging talk on identity theft Oct. 8 in Lebanon, N.H. Abagnale’s colorful past as a con artist in the 1960s inspired the 2002 movie Catch Me If You Can. He has written three books on fraud and identity theft, and has helped some of the largest companies in the world beef up their security against cyber attacks. He will explain how easy it is …

Catch me if you can ……

Posted on 08/31/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Fraud Catch the world’s leading expert on outsmarting con artists …… in the Upper Valley. Between the ages of 16 and 21, he successfully poised as an airline pilot, an attorney, a doctor and cashed millions of dollars in fraudulent checks.  He got caught and his exploits were depicted in the movie Catch Me If You Can starring Leonardo DeCaprio. For over 40 years, Frank W. Abagnale has advised the FBI on how to outsmart con artists. He is one of the …

It’s a Weston Observatory Foliage Viewing!

Posted on 08/20/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events Manchester Historic Association is back with another opportunity to climb to the top of the Weston Observatory!  And on Saturday, October 3, from 10:00 to 4:00, AARP members and a guest receive $5 off the $10 admission fee!  Normally closed to the public, the Weston Observatory will be open during peak foliage season. Picnic tables are available, so bring a lunch and come enjoy the beauty of foliage while experiencing Manchester’s best-kept secrets! (Unfortunately, the Observatory is not accessible for people in …

September 19 is AARP Day at the Millyard Museum

Posted on 08/19/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Community | Events The Millyard Museum, is offering a $3 discount on admission for AARP members and a guest and a special lecture and book signing by Aurore Eaton. Admission on September 19 includes access to all the exhibits as well as the author presentation. Museum hours are 10:00 to 4:00 with the short talk and book signing at 2:15. The Millyard Museum – at 200 Bedford Street in downtown Manchester – is rich in history. The Museum features the permanent exhibit, Woven in Time: 11,000 years at Amoskeag …