— Save 30% on the AARP Smart Driver online course during Distracted Driving Awareness Month. When it comes to driving skills, everyone could use a refresher. Plus, when you complete the course, you could qualify for a multiyear discount on your auto insurance. Use promo code: DDA17 Offer valid: April 1-30, 2017 for the online course only Register at www.aarpdriversafety.org

— Wednesday, April 19, 26, May 3, 10:  LearnOn Walking Tours,  Metro State University AARP Discount 6 p.m.-8 p.m.– DENVER AARP members receive 15% off on the class.  Discover the history of the Mile High City in the classroom, as well as on historic walking tours of the Auraria Campus, LoDo Historic District, and the Civic Center. AARP Members and their guests can access the discount in the following ways: Call 303-556-8320 with class name and state “AARP Member” Email learnon@msudenver.edu with class …

— DTE Energy offers ways to stay cool and save money this summer: 1. Set your programmable thermostat at 78 degrees or higher – the recommended setting for summer. Through proper use of pre-programmed settings, a programmable thermostat can save you about $180 every year in energy costs. Add insulation to your home to improve comfort and efficiency Homeowners typically save up to $200 a year in heating and cooling costs by air sealing their homes and adding insulation. Using your …

— Now that the holiday season is over, many people are looking at their bank accounts with a feeling of distress. The holidays are a time for fun and merriment, but for some, they are also a time for excessive spending. We sat down to talk with Mary Bach, AARP PA’s Consumer Issues Task Force Chair, to discuss ways to save money on every-day spending to help make ends meet. AARP: Mary, thanks for taking the time to talk with us …

— Spend Less Time on Chores, More Time on Fun with These 5 Money-Saving Tips PORTLAND, OR – September 24, 2014:  The beginning of autumn brings trees and sidewalks speckled with beautiful brightly colored leaves and days for making warm apple cider. It’s the perfect time of year for pumpkin picking and hay rides with the family before the first snowflakes hit the ground. But for most homeowners, autumn also blows in the foreboding winds of a long winter to come …

— Join AARP staff, volunteers and other members at the Arvada Center for a performance of The Great Gatsby.  Stop by the AARP Meet and Greet and mingle with local staff, volunteers and fellow members and hear what AARP is doing in your community. The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald. Adapted for the stage by Simon Levy. Directed by Gavin Mayer Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 2 p.m. only Jay Gatsby embraced the 1920s as he set about acquiring all the trappings of a …

— By Julie E. Lee, Vice President & National Director, AARP Driver Safety, Education and Outreach   There’s no getting around the price of getting around. According to CNNMoney, the average American family spent $368 per month on gasoline in 2011—that’s almost 10% of the average household income. While personal spending on gasoline varies by a number of factors including the type of car you drive, where you live and the number of miles you travel, it is still a significant, …

— This fall, Community-Minded Dance is bringing the best of social dancing to Denver with Lindy Diversion 2013. The event will offer lindy hop, tap, jazz and blues dancing classes to every level of dancer, including those with two left feet, with award-winning international dance instructors. The weekend of October 18-20 will also feature live music and spectacular performances, celebrating the spirit and the history of American social dance. The star-studded list of instructors, performers and musicians will bring a flavor …

— In collaboration with AARP, the Denver Center Theatre Company is offering specially priced tickets to a variety of select shows at just $31.50. The wide-ranging and diverse selections include a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, Karen Zacarías’ adaptation of Helen Thorpe’s book Just Like Us, Marcus Gardley’s adaptation of Homer’s epic poem, black odyssey, Shakespeare’s tragic masterpiece and an adaptation of a Marx Brother’s script. Tickets may be purchased by visiting www.denvercenter.org/aarp, by phone at 303.446.4829or at Denver Center Ticket Services in …

— Qualifying senior customers can reduce their energy usage and save on their natural gas and energy bills by participating in the WarmWise Residential Elderly Audit Program. Eligible customers will receive a free in-home walk-through assessment to identify potential energy efficiency improvements. During the assessment, our WarmWise approved contractors will install: • High-efficiency shower head(s) • Faucet aerators • Water heater pipe insulation • Programmable thermostat Customers will also receive an assessment report identifying additional energy efficiency improvements eligible for WarmWise …