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Discover Dayton with Fellow AARP Members This Fall

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AARP Ohio Meet & Greet events connect members to special places and people. Fall activities include a volunteer fair, tours of Woodland Historic Cemetery and Arboretum, Paul Laurence Dunbar House or the Dayton Art Institute, or recreational activities at Cox Arboretum MetroPark. All of these exclusive member events are free! Just another way AARP creates real possibilities by connecting you with others.

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Explore Dayton with fellow AARP members. Activities will be led by qualified guides and are free for AARP members with advance registration.


Wednesday, September 25, 5:30 p.m.

Woodland Historic Cemetery and Arboretum

118 Woodland Ave., Dayton 45409

Founded in 1841, Woodland Cemetery is one of the nation’s oldest garden cemeteries, with many notable burials, including Wilbur and Orville Wright. Join us for an exclusive guided walking tour with a social event to follow at Jimmie’s Ladder 11. Space for the tour and social activity is limited.

RSVP online or calling toll-free at 1-877-926-8300.


Monday, September 30, 4 p.m.

Cox Arboretum MetroPark

6733 N Springboro Pike, Dayton 45449

Join us for yoga & stretching exercises (4 p.m.) or a brisk guided walking tour (5 p.m.) or both! This beautiful 189-acre park is a special place to escape with mature forests, gardens and prairies.

RSVP online for the yoga & stretching exercises at 4 p.m. 

RSVP online for the brisk guided walking tour at 5 p.m. 

RSVP by calling toll-free at 1-877-926-8300.


Tuesday, October 1, 1 p.m.

Dayton Art Institute

456 Belmonte Park North, Dayton 45405

Founded in a downtown mansion in 1919 as the Dayton Museum of Fine Arts, today the Dayton Art Institute houses more than 20,000 objects spanning more than 5,000 years. Join us for an exclusive guided walking tour highlighting the collections or a walking tour highlighting the museum’s architecture.

RSVP online for the Collections Tour

RSVP online for the Architecture Tour

Or RSVP by calling toll-free at 1-877-926-8300.


Friday, October 4, 1 p.m.

Paul Laurence Dunbar House

219 N Paul Laurence Dunbar St., Dayton 45402

We’ll tour the final home of the poet Paul Laurence Dunbar. Exhibits include his literary treasures, many personal items and his family’s furnishings. Among items on display are Dunbar's bicycle (built by the Wright brothers) and his collection of Native American art.

RSVP online or by calling toll-free at 1-877-926-8300.




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