— Here are some of the exciting things happening with AARP Utah in Ogden and Salt Lake City this summer–we’ll also have connecting activities this fall, such as movies, concerts, and more!  To find out about all of our upcoming events this year, follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/aarput, or sign up to receive our emails at aarp.org/yes2emailUT.  Discover all the Real Possibilities right here in Utah! Join us at one or all of these upcoming AARP events in Ogden: Free …

— AARP Connecticut offers members terrific year-round opportunities to save money and connect them with people and places in their community while supporting local, nonprofit educational and cultural venues. Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall – AARP members can enjoy great discounts on admission and memberships to a variety of Connecticut museums and cultural attractions, local theater, musical performances, educational classes, and more! New offers are added throughout the year so bookmark www.aarp.org/ctdiscounts and check back often for information about current discounts …

— Who’s Really On The Line? The barrage of automated telephone solicitations or “robo calls” we get on our home and mobile phones seems to be never-ending. In fact, robo calls coming into the U.S. have more than doubled in recent years to nearly 50 billion calls a year. To make matters worse, experts estimate that up to half of these calls may be attempts to defraud consumers – and Washington State has been hit hard by this massive increase in …

— The Better Business Bureau® of the Upstate & AARP South Carolina are partnering together to host Secure Your ID “Shred Day,” a national event created to promote awareness about identity theft and fraud protection. On Friday, April 26, the Simpsonville shred event will be held at Heritage Park, 861 SE Main Street, Simpsonville SC 29680. On Saturday, April 27, the Greenville shred event will be held at the BBB office, 408 N. Church St., Greenville SC 29601 and the Anderson shred event will be held …

— The digital age isn’t just changing how you work – it’s changing how you find work!  Get ready for what’s next. Join AARP’s free, interactive job search and networking workshops on May 18 in Concord.  Learn how to master the online job search, learn techniques to effectively network, and ace the interview to get the job you want. Here’s an overview of workshops and what’s covered:  Job Search in the Digital Age Saturday, May 18, 2019 11:00 am to 12:30 …

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— Caring for a friend, family member or loved one?  You’re not alone. There are more than 42 million family caregivers in the US and more than 173,000 right here in New Hampshire, providing care for aging parents, spouses, friends or other loved ones, enabling them to live independently in their own homes. Join us for a free, family caregiving event in Portsmouth on June 1.  The lightly-facilitated conversation about family caregiving will help you: Discover five key steps to aid …

— On Sunday, May 19, 2019, the ETA Chapter, of Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority, is sponsoring the 22nd Annual Presentation of the “Glowing Lamp For The Nurse” Awards. AARP Southeastern (SEVA) Virginia Community Ambassador Sharon Gooden-Harrell is one of the special honorees. The Sorority is recognizing Ms. Harrell due to her service with AARP. Ms. Harrell is a calming presence on the volunteer team and helped to start the first AARP Walking Group in Hampton Roads (Chesapeake, Virginia). A retired …

— Join AARP Virginia for lunch at Surfside Restaurant in Virginia Beach. We’ve reserved a section of Surfside Restaurant for members and their guests to enjoy lunch together with a 10% discount on food and soft beverages. Full menu ordering is available. No seminar program or products will be sold at this event. Come as you are and leave as you wish anytime between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Learn how AARP is making a difference in Hampton Roads! Starting Wednesday, …

— You and a guest are invited to a free screening of GLORIA BELL starring Julianne Moore and John Turturro. Gloria (Julianne Moore) is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on the dance floor, joyfully letting loose at clubs around Los Angeles. After meeting Arnold (John Tuturro) on a night out, she finds herself thrust into an unexpected new romance, filled with both the joys of budding love and the complications of dating, identity …

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— Christian County 5th grader, his family, and teacher honored for a heartfelt story of  Grandfather’s love in statewide essay contest. LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Sebastian Dazey of Millbrooke Elementary in Hopkinsville earned top honors in the 2019 Grandparent of the Year Essay Contest sponsored by Kentucky Retired Teachers Association (KRTA) and AARP Kentucky. Sebastian Dazey and his grandfather, Danny Crunk, received statewide recognition during the 18th Annual “AARP Kentucky Grandparent of the Year” ceremony at the KRTA Convention in Louisville. The …