—  Richmond Chapter of the National Caucus & Center on Black Aged (NCBA) Presents The 34th Annual Older Americans Month Luncheon Wednesday, May 10, 2017 Second Baptist Church 3300 Broad Rock Boulevard Richmond, VA 23224 Exhibits: 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Program & Luncheon begins at 11:00 a.m. Featuring: Old School Music by “BAK ‘N DA DAY” there will be door prizes and a raffle. Luncheon Tickets: $17 per person Deadline to purchase tickets is Monday, May 1, 2017 Checks for tickets made …

— It’s almost time to put winter behind us and shift gears to spring, and – dare we say it – summer activities!  AARP is offering four activities in collaboration with the Massabesic Audubon Center from April through June.  Whether you are exploring the importance of honeybees, relaxing to folk music, or walking through Battery Point Peninsula, you won’t want to miss the fun! All events take place at the Massabesic Audubon Center, located at 26 Audubon Way in Auburn, NH.  Find …

— Chances are, you know AARP Virginia works hard to advocate for policies that support family caregivers, improve retirement security and fight fraud. But did you know that AARP sponsors fun, free events right in your community? The AARP state office is reminding Virginians to sign up for email notices about local events such as dinner groups, free movie nights, fraud prevention workshops, antihunger volunteer activities and caregiver support groups. To learn what’s happening in your community, get health and fitness …

— Someone’s identity is stolen every two seconds. Protect yourself by shredding unneeded confidential documents with the AARP Fraud Watch Network. Bring any confidential documents, up to two boxes, to the Senior Awareness Day Expo and AARP will shred them for free. The shred event is from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on April 25 at the Timberlake United Methodist Church, located at 21649 Timberlake Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502. The Senior Awareness Day Expo will run from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 …

— In recognition of Black History Month, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority (Wilmington Chapter) presents August Wilson’s play Two Trains Running. The play explores the social and psychological manifestations of changing attitudes toward race, from the perspective of urban blacks in the late 1960’s. Two Trains Running, which Time magazine hailed as “his most mature work to date, ” offers another mesmerizing chapter in his remarkable cycle of plays about the black experience in twentieth-century America. It is Pittsburgh, 1969. The regulars …

— Senior Connections is currently seeking input from adults ages 60+ via surveys and interviews. Your responses will be incorporated into a mural design with the theme “Recipes for Life.” Senior Connections is excited to announce its Interactive Mural Project, a creative program designed to highlight the colorful lives of older adults and the many gifts they give to the community. The mural will be painted on fabric squares and then be installed together on the Senior Connections building. The mural …

— Join AARP Virginia at one of our many local events AARP Virginia staff and volunteers work together in bringing you real possibilities to your community. We host informative workshops on how to modify your home for easy living, the ABCs of Aging and how you can make your voice heard in Washington. We also work in partnership with many community organizations to connect you to unique tools and programs to tackle issues that matter most to you and your family. Our …

— Just because it’s chilly outside, doesn’t mean we don’t know how to have a good time! We’re working in your neighborhood and hope you’ll join us. Here are some of the fun opportunities we have coming up that we hope you’ll join us for. All are welcome! Tuesday, February 14th: Tuesday’s at the Statehouse What better way to celebrate Valentines Day then by showing a little love to our state legislators in Augusta? Our monthly “Tuesday’s at the Statehouse,” event …

— AARP Delaware volunteers celebrated the holidays in a very special way – Spanish style! More than 50 volunteers attended the Delaware volunteer recognition even, at Ole Tapas restaurant. It was a chance for staff to demonstrate their appreciation for the skills and talents of Delaware’s diverse corps of volunteers. Everyone enjoyed Paella, refreshments and world-class Flamenco dancing! AARP staff kicked off the event with a warm welcome to the hardworking volunteers. They made it known that the volunteers were instrumental …

— Nebraskans who want to assess where they are in life and figure out what to do next are invited to schedule a free Life Reimagined Checkup for a community group. The two-hour workshop, led by an AARP trained volunteer, can help participants give thought and structure to New Year’s resolutions; explore what’s next in terms of work, health and relationships; or embark on the pursuit of a long-deferred passion. The program aims to help participants recenter or reset their goals …