May 17 is AARP Day at Five Seacoast Wineries

Posted on 04/23/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Community | Events Back by popular demand:  AARP Day at five New Hampshire wineries.  It’s all on Sunday, May 17 and five seacoast-area vineyards will offer free tastings – and other freebies – for AARP members and their guests.  Last year’s festivities were fun and fabulous and you asked for a repeat performance.  You spoke and we listened!    Here’s the line-up of participating wineries and what they offer.  Hours vary slightly so you’ll want to plan accordingly.   (Jewell Towne Vineyards requires reservations.)  Before …

Dive into Your “What’s Next” in Life

Posted on 04/22/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Money & Work Spring cleaning isn’t just for your home anymore. At our next Life Reimagined Check-Up you have the opportunity to cleanse and organize your mind and really dig in to your “what’s next” in life. Whatever your next milestone may be — planning a career change, taking a dream vacation, or even renewing your enthusiasm for life — AARP New Hampshire is here to help.  Life Reimagined offers guidance through a series of simple exercises that evaluate a person’s career, health, …

Les Miserables Marches to the Palace Theatre

Posted on 04/17/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Community | Events The Palace Theatre  – in celebration of its 100th anniversary – is offering AARP members and their guests a $10 discount to Les Miserables. The discounted performances will be held May 1 through May 16 at The Palace Theatre, 72 Hanover Street, in downtown Manchester. There are both 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm performances.  Les Miserables is the story of Jean Valjean and his journey after breaking parole to start a new life. He is relentlessly chased by a police inspector …

AARP Thanks Senators Ayotte and Shaheen for Vote on Medicare “Seniors’ Amendment”

Posted on 04/17/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Advocacy | Health & Wellbeing | Press The US Senate recently voted on the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) of 2015 (H.R. 2) that permanently replaces the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula used to calculate reimbursements to physicians under Medicare. The Senate also voted on the Cardin-Vitter “Seniors’ Amendment” which was a Key Vote for AARP. AARP applauds the momentous bipartisan Senate vote on MACRA to repeal and replace the flawed SGR formula with an improved payment system. AARP has long advocated for a permanent …

Better Late Than Never

Posted on 04/16/2015 by | AARP New Hampshire | Comments

Events | Money & Work Take time out of your busy schedule to think about you for a moment. Where do you see yourself in the future?  What do you need to get there?  Bring a spouse, partner or a friend and join us for a fun, interactive 90-minute program with a Certified Financial Planner.  It’s all to help you take charge of your financial future. Whether you’re still working, getting ready to collect Social Security, or searching for your encore career, Better Late Than …

Making Your Hobby a Business

Posted on 04/16/2015 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, June 24, 2015      3:00 to 5:00 pm      Nashua Public Library       2 Court Street; Nashua      RSVP Industry leaders will walk you through the steps to think about if you’re interested into making your hobby a business, …