— Come visit AARP New Hampshire at the 14th Annual Taste of Downtown Manchester for a night of shopping, strolling, and eating!  During this 3-hour extravaganza, participating downtown restaurants set up sampling stations inside local businesses, and ticket purchasers are free to enjoy the cuisine, browse the local shops, and meet with neighbors! Here are the details: Wednesday, September 13 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Downtown Manchester   Upon purchase of a ticket, you will receive a wristband and a map …

— Summer is in full swing and outdoor activities abound, including the Friends of Stark Park 2017 Summer Concert Series!  And AARP will be at three of these free community concerts to speak with members of the community and hand out information on upcoming AARP events and programming! Here’s the line-up of what’s coming next:   Sunday, July 23 – Come visit the AARP table! Strafford Wind Symphony 2:00 pm   Sunday, July 30 New Legacy Swing Band 2:00 pm   …

— Connect with neighbors through food, music, and dance at New Hampshire’s largest ethnic cultural festival!   The “We Are One” Festival brings together the Latino Festival (founded in 2000) and the African/Caribbean Celebration (founded in 2001) to create a multi-ethnic extravaganza! Join over 1,000 participants at this free, day long experience. The air is filled with music from around the world and the crowds sway with the rhythm or pulse to beat. The scent of delicious delicacies from Latin America or Africa tantalizes …

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— Welcome to 30 Days and 30 Ways!  Throughout the month of June, we’re surprising you with at least one way each day to connect with us, either in the community or from the comfort of your own home! Here are the details on our last week of June festivities!  Check out our blog for future events. June 25 Receive the AARP Advocate, a free monthly e-newsletter; e-mail action alerts on the issues you care about; and the latest news on Congress and …

— Welcome to 30 Days and 30 Ways!  Throughout the month of June, we’re surprising you with at least one way each day to connect with us, either in the community or from the comfort of your own home! Here’s Week 3 of the festivities!  Check out our blog at the start of each week to learn more!   June 18 – Good happens right here with AARP’s Create the Good.  Whether you have five minutes or five hours, find good that fits you and …

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— Welcome to 30 Days and 30 Ways!  Throughout the month of June, we’re surprising you with at least one way each day to connect with us, either in the community or from the comfort of your own home! Here’s Week 2 of the festivities!  Check out our blog at the start of each week to learn more! June 11 – Want to find out the breadth of our events, activities, advocacy and more!  Check out our AARP New Hampshire blog, bookmark …

— Welcome to 30 Days and 30 Ways!  Throughout the month of June, we’re surprising you with at least one way each day to connect with us, either in the community or from the comfort of your own home! Here are the first 10 days of festivities.  Check out our blog at the start of each week to learn more!   June 1: Learn about the amazing history of the Lake Massabesic area at this Audubon indoor slide show.   June …

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— AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2017 New Hampshire Andrus Award for Community Service — AARP’s most prestigious and visible state volunteer award.  The purpose of the award is to recognize outstanding individuals who are making a powerful difference in their communities in ways that advance AARP’s mission, vision, and commitment to volunteer service and that inspire others to volunteer. “AARP New Hampshire is excited to shine a light on 50+ volunteers who are using what they’ve learned in …

— Fans of classic country will be intrigued by this unique tribute to the late, great Patsy Cline when it comes to the Audi (Concord City Auditorium) on May 21.  And AARP members and their guests receive special prices! What will be so unique? The Amit Orchestra is a versatile 10 piece ensemble comprised of members from the Capital Jazz Orchestra performing presentations that typically fall outside of the traditional jazz genre. Accompanying the orchestra is vocalist Liz Saunders.  Originally from Cape Cod, MA, …

— Trying to plan a vacation but don’t know where to start, where to go, or how to budget?  AARP New Hampshire is proud to present noted local Travel Expert/Columnist Chase Binder, who will share her experiences and recommendations for the 50+ traveler.  The presentation will cover a range of topics important to you!  Examples include:     Traveling on a fixed income Planning and booking a trip Local, State, National, and International venues Packing Safety concerns And of course, your …