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The Roadshow has now ended. Thank you to all attendees who came to one or more of our 2015 events!
Rediscover "Mountain Maryland" with AARP! We have an exciting week planned this fall to help you explore beloved and unexpected places--through exclusive members-only engagements, workshops and tours. You can find free, valuable information on topics such as fraud and scam awareness, reimagining your work life, and other issues that matter to you, your family and your community.
If you don’t think “Real Possibilities” when you think AARP, then you don’t know “aarp.” Get to know us at one of these local events! All events are free, but r egistration by 9/25 is required to attend. Learn more and sign-up at aarp.cvent.com/MDShow15 or call 1-877-926-8300 and reference the Western Maryland Roadshow.
Western Maryland Roadshow Events:
Scam Jam and Paper Shred Event #1 at Hagerstown Library
Monday, September 28, 2015
Shred 10a-12p, Scam Jam 12-2p (Lunch served)
Hagerstown Library, 100 S. Potomac St, Hagerstown, MD 21740
Protect yourself from con artists and have fun doing it. Representatives from the state Attorney General’s Office and AARP Maryland will talk about fraud prevention. Participants will be treated to lunch, giveaways and a chance to sign up for AARP Fraud Watch Network alerts. There will be a shredding truck in the parking lot two hours before each event; bring your documents for safe disposal. RSVP Required; Register Now!
Scam Jam Event at Wisp Resort
Monday, September 28, 2015
Scam Jam 6:30-8:30p (Refreshments served)
Wisp Resort, 296 Marshall Road, McHenry, MD 21740
Protect yourself from con artists and have fun doing it. Representatives from AARP Maryland will talk about fraud prevention. Participants will be treated to refreshments, giveaways and a chance to sign up for AARP Fraud Watch Network alerts. RSVP Required; Register Now!
*AARP Maryland will be at the LaVale Farmers Market at Country Club Mall 1262 Vocke Rd, LaVale, MD on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 from 9:30 am – 2 pm.* While you are there shopping for your country fresh produce stop by our booth at the Farmers Market-- meet staff and volunteers who work on important issues like family caregiving, retirement security and other important policy issues of concern to 50+. Come speak with our staff and volunteers about AARP—learn how you can advocate for the 50+!
HomeFit Happy Hour at Hen House Restaurant
Tuesday, September 29, 2015, 6:30-8:30p (Refreshments served)
Hen House Restaurant, 18072 National Pike, Frostburg, MD 21532
As your body changes over time, is your home doing the same? An odd question, perhaps, but one worth asking if you want to remain safe and in your home for as long as possible. Over free refreshments, attendees will receive information on a variety of no and low cost improvements aimed at making home more comfortable, safe and easy to live in. RSVP Required; Register Now!
Life Reimagined for Work Lunch and Learn/Happy Hour Events at Brewer's Alley
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
TWO SESSIONS TO CHOOSE FROM!
Lunch and learn: 12-1:30p (lunch served)
Happy Hour: 5:30-7p (refreshments served)
Brewer’s Alley, 124 N. Market Street, Frederick, MD 21701
When you find yourself wondering “What's next?,” Life Reimagined empowers you with guidance, tools, and connections, both online and in person, to plan your next move. Join AARP in Maryland for refreshments and new insights into thinking about your work, career and experience. RSVP Required; Register Now for Both Events!
Mountain Maryland Caregivers' Train Ride at Cumberland Station (This event has now reached capacity and is full!)
Thursday, October 1, 2015, 11:30a-3p (lunch served)
Cumberland Station, 13 Canal Street, Cumberland, MD 21502
AARP members: take a day to celebrate family caregivers! Enjoy a scenic roundtrip excursion aboard a vintage train. During your layover in Frostburg, enjoy a free lunch, receive information for caregivers, and explore the local sites. While the event is free, roundtrip bus transportation from Frederick, MD is available for $5. Bus seating is limited. RSVP Required; Register Now!
For more information on these events, future activities and member discounts in Maryland, connect with AARP in Maryland today!
Remember, you must RSVP for all events no later than 9/25 at aarp.cvent.com/MDShow15 or by calling 1-877-926-8300 and referencing the Western Maryland Roadshow.