AARP Encourages Thank You Notes to Veterans at D-Day Conneaut

Posted on 08/28/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Community Approximately 20,000 people gathered at Conneaut State Park this past weekend (August 21-22) to watch the annual reenactment of D-Day in Normandy, France, coordinated by D-Day Conneaut. The reenactment aims to honor and commemorate the Allied and Axis soldiers who bravely fought in World War II, and AARP Ohio was there encouraging visitors to write thank you notes to our veterans. Having the second largest veteran membership in the United States, “AARP Ohio attended the event because of the great …

AARP TEK Academy offers free online courses

Posted on 08/28/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Technology AARP is offering free, easy-to-use courses via its AARP TEK Academy, an online classroom designed to help 50-plus Americans get the most out of technology to connect with family and friends, explore employment opportunities, access health information, enjoy entertainment and more. AARP TEK stands for Technology Education and Knowledge and launched last year to empower the 50-plus audience to use technology to live their best lives. The TEK Academy is the latest offering as part of this program. While aimed …

Tour the Universe at the Cincinnati Observatory

Posted on 08/25/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events Astronomy leaves us in awe. The beauty of the night’s sky. The wonder of the planets, stars, and galaxies. Join us at the Cincinnati Observatory for a guided tour of the universe using amazing simulation software. You’ll also be able to peer through the telescope at the night’s sky. Our members packed this event in the Spring so we’re back with an Autumn opportunity. As an AARP member, you and one guest can discover the real possibilities of the universe …

Catch a ballgame with fellow members

Posted on 08/18/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Community | Events Come out to the ballpark and meet AARP staff, volunteers and fellow members, learn more about the real possibilities AARP is offering in your community, and take advantage of discount tickets being made available to AARP members and their friends. Be sure to stop by the AARP table, show your membership card, and receive a gift chosen specially for ballgames (while supplies last). We look forward to meeting you at these ballparks:   Dayton Dragons vs. Bowling Green Hot Rods …

Explore Ohio’s historic prison with friends

Posted on 08/13/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Community | Events Invite your friends and meet fellow AARP members for a free tour of the historic Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield where you will hear incredible stories about world’s largest free-standing steel cellblock. The Ohio State Reformatory opened in 1896 and housed over 156,000 men before the prison doors closed on December 31, 1990. Today the site receives visitors from all over the world and has been the setting for major motion pictures and network television specials. Join us on Thursday, …

Catch a Ballgame & Keep Your Identity SAFE!

Posted on 08/13/2015 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

About AARP | Community | Events | Fraud Enjoy time with family, friends and AARP at a Mahoning Valley Scrappers Game at Eastwood Field with tickets discounted for AARP members and households. These specially priced lower box tickets are $8 (normally $10) for the September 1st game against the State College Spikes. First Pitch is at 7:05 pm. Show us your AARP Card at our table on the concourse for a free gift (while supplies last) and for valuable information. Prior to the game stop by the community …