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— Who doesn’t like ice cream?  Especially when it’s free! That’s what’s happening at AARP New Hampshire’s upcoming Ice Cream Nights, when AARP members and one guest can enjoy a free small ice cream, on us. You’ll find us at local ice cream shops in Concord and surrounding communities in August and September, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  Here’s where you’ll find AARP and your free ice cream: Monday, August 8, 2016 Arnie’s Place 164 Loudon Road; Concord Directions Monday, …

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— It wouldn’t be summer in New Hampshire without the 83rd Annual Craftsmen’s Fair – August 6 through 14, 2016 – at Mount Sunapee Resort in Newbury.  AARP members receive a $7 discounted ticket – at the gate or online – with their membership card.  To receive the discount when ordering online, use the code FAIR2. Don’t miss this fun, festival-like atmosphere with shopping, entertainment and interactive activities for all ages.  Shop for one-of-a-kind crafts from 350 craftspeople, get inspired and …

Take a Stand

— Americans work hard and pay into Social Security – and are counting on it to be there.  But if our leaders don’t act, future retirees could lose between $4,000 and $10,000 a year. Let’s band together and tell those running for President – and those who seek to represent us in Washington – to commit to updating this critical program. Find out how you can get involved in keeping Social Security strong for the future.  Join AARP at one of …

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— It’s 1964 in a bustling city somewhere in Germany. Although it’s been nearly two decades since the fall of Nazi’s, the Iron Curtain’s cutting presence through the country and the looming specter of atomic war between the superpowers leaves Europe feeling anything but peaceful.  And yet one day, despite all of the international strife, a young German woman named Renate met a strapping American GI in a café, and the two found love amidst the roasty haze of the freshly …

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— In the Digital Age, success can hinge on the movement of a mouse and the click of a button! Join AARP for a free interactive workshop, Job Search in the Digital Age.  Learn about the newest and best websites and apps for the job search so you can search like a digital champ! We’ll also show you how to boost your digital presence so you can get the attention of hiring managers. Put your best foot forward at one of …

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— It’s a CAREversation:  a free family caregiving event! Join AARP in Greater Manchester for an engaging, interactive conversation about family caregiving.  Connect with other family caregivers around your table as you enjoy complimentary food and drinks. Register today for one of six events – July 7, 12 or 16 – at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Manchester. You’ll learn how to build a caregiver support network, tips to care for youself, and where to find local resources. Events are free …

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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 three Life Reimagined Check-Ups – in Auburn, Concord and Dover – on July 20, August 2 and August 3. “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 connect with a community …

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— The annual League of New Hampshire Craftsmen’s Fair, one of the most popular summer events in the state, is celebrating its 84th year, and once again AARP members have an opportunity to enjoy the fair at a discounted ticket price of only $7. This year’s fair will be Aug. 6-14 at the Mount Sunapee Resort in Newbury. Attendees can shop for one-of-a-kind crafts from 350 craftspeople and appreciate the many ways design and creativity inspire our lives. “It’s a fun, …

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— AARP New Hampshire is helping to bring music under the stars to Manchester again this summer as the Gold Sponsor of free, family-friendly concerts in Veterans Park. “We have little kids and we have 90-year-old kids—we run the gamut,” said Sara Beaudry of Intown Manchester, which promotes the TD Bank Summer Concert Series and other downtown events in the state’s largest city. AARP will have information about its ice cream nights and many other local activities and programs at the …

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— AARP invites you and a guest to our Take A Stand macaroni and cheese luncheon in our Manchester office on Wednesday July 6th at 11:30am. Accompanied by a warm and hearty lunch from Mr.Mac’s, you’ll have the chance to connect with other AARP members, learn more about our efforts to preserve Social Security, and discover ways that you can take advantage of one of our exciting volunteer opportunities. As the 2016 election cycle heats up, AARP’s Take A Stand campaign will …