— En Espanol. AARP New York and the Paid Family Leave Coalition fought for the Paid Family Leave program because family caregivers who work shouldn’t have to choose between caring for a loved one or losing their jobs. And beginning in January, we will reach that goal when one of the strongest Paid Family Leave laws in the nation takes effect. Here are five things you should know about New York’s upcoming Paid Family Leave program: 1) What is paid family …

— AARP invites you to enjoy a night of hauntingly good dining, dancing, and fun at the Windows on the Lake Halloween Costume Ball on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 8pm to midnight at Windows on the Lake 235 Lake Shore Rd, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779. AARP members can purchase tickets online or by calling (631)737-0088 Learn more about what AARP is doing in your neighborhood while you show off your costumes for a chance to win one of three prizes. We …

— See you at tip-off! Get your lucky jersey ready for game night with AARP at  New York Knicks games. While at the games, get to know AARP on the Concourse at Madison Square Garden.  Stop by our booth for a chance to win great prizes, meet Knicks alumni and learn more about AARP in New York City.  Discounted tickets are available for AARP members and guests at select Knicks games in November and December. AARP members and their guests can purchase tickets …

— Falling in love isn’t just for the young. More and more people 50-plus are jumping back into the dating scene – and AARP wants to help. AARP and 7 in Heaven Singles want to help you find love. We’re hosting a series of fun singles activities on Long Island. Meet new people in a comfortable setting and start a brand new beginning for yourself while having a blast! AARP members and their guests can purchase discounted tickets to any one …

— There are several good reasons to shred confidential documents, but there aren’t always many opportunities to do so. Fortunately, AARP’s Fraud Watch Network will shred them for free! Throwing away un-shredded IDs, bank statements, voided checks, and credit card information gives criminals access to your identity, and the identities of your loved ones, employees, or customers. Save space and protect yourself. If you don’t have a shredder, come dispose of your old documents safely at one of AARP’s Operation Stop Scams …

— Enjoy Disney’s The Little Mermaid at The Auditorium Theatre (http://www.rbtl.org/) and get to know us while connecting with AARP members, friends and neighbors. We hope to see you there. AARP MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS SAVE UP TO 20% PER TICKET at The Auditorium Theater. When: Tuesday, October 24th and Wednesday, October 25th  7:30 pm show Where: 885 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14605 Purchase tickets via mail-in form and mail on time to avoid online fees. Send by October 20, 2017 or purchase online tickets …

— AARP is shedding a light on the challenges that many Hispanic and Latino family caregivers face, AARP invites you to join us for a reception and screening of “Cada paso del camino”  which translates to “Every step of the way.” The Spanish language documentary is director Alberto Ferreras’s submission to this year’s New York Latino Film Festival. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with Ferreras, TV influencer and caregiver Marco Antonio Regil, and Tony Ruiz, a New …

— Join AARP at Circle of Sisters* as we unite, empower and celebrate people of color at the Jacob Javits Center 655 W. 34th Street, New York, NY 10001 on Saturday, September 30, 2017. AARP members receive a $5 discount off entry tickets. To receive the discosunt, purchase your tickets at the ticket booth and present your AARP membership card on the day of the event. (The discount is not available through online ticket purchases.) AARP is proud to be the Title Sponsor …

— AARP  sponsored a panel discussion with The Paley Center for Media on how women on television are fighting ageism. Award-winning producer and president of HBO’s documentary division Sheila Nevins moderated a panel of all-stars who are sustaining careers in an historically ageist industry and thriving in the new “golden era” of television programming. Panelists included Marlo Thomas (That Girl, Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later, Ballers), Carol Kane (Taxi, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt), Tovah Feldshuh (Holocaust, The Walking Dead, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, …

— Relive the legendary Roseland parties with DJ Felix Hernandez and AARP New York City. Felix hosts NYC’s biggest and longest-running classic soul dance party at Resorts World in Jamaica, Queens. Show off your moves and relive those glorious Roseland nights. AARP members get a 20% discount on advance tickets at http://www.classicsoul.com/boxoffice/cart with the code NYCDANCE. Discounts are available until the day of the event. Join Felix and AARP on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 9 pm to 2 am Resorts …

— AARP joined Broadway stars Lin-Manuel Miranda and John Leguizamo at Viva Broadway, a free outdoor celebration kicking off Hispanic Heritage Month and sponsored by AARP New York.  The program, held in Duffy Square, included appearances and performances from current and past Broadway stars including Ana Villafañe (On Your Feet!), Rodney Ingram (The Phantom of the Opera), Emma Pfaeffle (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton).  The event coincides with Broadway Week, the semi-annual promotion that offers two-for-one tickets …