— “Step in the name of love!” Step in the name of A-A-R-P!” AARP is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s of ‘Groovin in the Park,’ a reggae and rhythm & blues concert being held at Roy Wilkins Park, 177-01 Baisley Boulevard in Jamaica, Queens on Sunday, June 25. Stop by the AARP table , meet , mingle and “come wine up your waist” with AARP staff, volunteers and other AARP members at this concert that will feature musical …

— AARP is PRIDE. That is why we will be marching in this year’s New York City Pride March in Governor Cuomo’s contingent. The March will take place this year on Sunday June 25th.  If you are interested in marching with us, register here. The first March was held in 1970 and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration. Over the years, its purpose has broadened to include recognition of the fight against AIDS and to remember those we have lost to illness, violence, and …

— AARP Long Island is so proud to partner with The Gateway, Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County, which presents the best in live theatrical entertainment both at the Gateway Playhouse in Bellport Village as well as the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts on Main Street in Patchogue Village.  This will be their 68th season of live, professional theatre at The Gateway. We are thrilled to offer you special discounts to all of their subscription shows on select performances and …

— Get to know us at the ballpark while connecting with AARP members, friends and neighbors at four upcoming games. AARP members & their guests receive $2 off per tickets. Ticket prices: $11 Premium level, $9 Box reserved, $6 General Admission. Come by the AARP table and learn more about what we are doing in the community. Select dates: Thursday, June 1 @ 6:35pm vs. Charlotte Thursday, June 15 @ 6:35pm vs. Pawtucket Saturday, June 24 @ 7:05pm vs. Buffalo Saturday, …

— “It was twenty years ago today, Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play, They’ve been going in and out of style, But they’re guaranteed to raise a smile, So may I introduce to you, The act you’ve known for all these years, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” Join AARP Long Island, Gold Coast Arts Center and International Film Festival and enjoy an unforgettable night of BEATLEMANIA with a special screening of the exciting new release Deconstructing the Beatles: Sgt Pepper followed by a live performance …

— Batter Up! Get to know AARP during an upcoming Long Island Ducks baseball games! At the Sunday, June 11, 2017 game, AARP volunteers will be on the concourse level to greet you when you arrive with giveaways and information about our work in the community and how you can get involved. AARP members and guests can purchase discounted tickets for select games when they call the ticket office at 631-940-3825.* and mention code “APDUCKS2017.” The discounted ticket price is available to the first 100 …

— Repertorio Español is a theater company that presents a rotating repertory of plays in Spanish. Don’t speak Spanish? No problem! They have simultaneous translation to English via wireless headsets. So bring your friends and family to enjoy a day at Repertorio!   AARP members and their guests will receive a 25% discount on all shows running from April 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017 using  discount code APPLE123. (Discount code subject to availability. Discount not valid on Premium Seating, $17 seats or previously …

— In today’s uncertain economy, planning for your financial future is more important than ever. AARP NY invites you to attend these free financial workshop to help you make the most of your income in retirement. Improve your quality of life and find peace of mind about your finances. AARP is working to ensure you have the financial security you need to take charge of your future and live independently as you age. We offer free and unbiased information to help you plan and save so you can have freedom and …

— Raise a glass with AARP! Come and visit us at A Taste of Flight Wine event on Saturday, April 8th. AARP is sponsoring the DJ and music for the day. AARP members and guests can put on their dance shoes, sample the best from wineries, enjoy food, and have a great evening with friends and family. Connect with AARP staff, volunteers and other members to learn more about what we are doing for you and your family on Long Island. …

— Would you believe that every 2 seconds, someone’s identity is stolen? Hard to imagine but very true. Combating fraud is a priority for AARP New York and that is why we have launching Operation: Stop Scams, a series of shredding events throughout New York State starting Monday April 24, 2017 thru Friday, May 5, 2017 that will allow consumers to discard their paperwork in a safe and secure manner. In a recent report, AARP found that 43% of 50+ voters in …