— Sometime this fall, let AARP Minnesota treat you to a beer and some fun.  We’re partnering with local breweries for several AARP On Tap events, and we’d like you to join us.  These events are great opportunities for those who want to meet and connect with other members, learn more about AARP, or simply enjoy a free brewery tour.  Make sure to bring a non-perishable food donation, and we’ll buy you a beer in exchange.  We need your help fighting …

AARP visits Capitol Hill for State Lobby Day

— April 18, 2017   Governor Dayton: On behalf of our more than 650,000 members statewide, I wanted to take the opportunity to share with you AARP’s priorities for the remainder of this session.  Before doing that, I want to extend AARP’s thanks for your leadership on many issues that are important to our members. We appreciated your strong leadership on providing premium support relief for so many older Minnesotans facing increased health care premiums and the inclusion of funding for …

— Greetings! It’s Lynne again, with a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program  (SNAP) outreach message for the holiday season. As the weather transitions each fall, I find myself missing fresh berries, carrots and lettuce taken straight from my family’s garden.  This autumn, one of AARP Foundation’s SNAP outreach volunteers gave my transition from greens to squash, and berries to apples a new perspective.  This woman, whom I’ll call Anne, receives SNAP benefits to supplement her modest income from Social Security retirement.  While …