— AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Arkansas for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!

— Identity thieves cost U.S. consumers nearly $17 billion in 2017. AARP Arkansas wants to make sure residents don’t become victims. To that end, the state office is sponsoring two free document-shredding events: on Saturday, May 11, from 9:30 a.m. to noon, at Arvest Ballpark, 3000 Gene George Blvd., in Springdale; and on Saturday, June 8, also from 9:30 a.m. to noon, at the War Memorial Stadium, in parking lot No. 1, Stadium Drive, in Little Rock. Residents are limited to …

— Presented by: Innovative Lifestyles for Senior Living, Inc. South City Church 10710 Interstate 30 Little Rock, AR 72209 Saturday, April 27 | 10:00 a.m. –2:00 p.m. Cost: FREE AARP Arkansas is attending the 16th Annual Minority Health Fair. The goal of the health fair is to work toward reducing health disparities among African Americans and other minorities in Arkansas and specifically focusing on the target populations located in Pulaski County. At the health fair, you will find free health screenings, …

— Join AARP Arkansas as we host a special screening of Director Spike Lee’s: Black KkKlansman In honor of Black History Month, AARP Arkansas will host a FREE screening of the film Black KkKLansman on February 26. The movie, directed by Spike Lee, is an incredible-but-true story about a black policeman who infiltrates and exposes the Ku Klux Klan in the late 1970s. The movie will be at Regal Cinemas in the McCain Mall in North Little Rock on February 26. And …

— It’s one of the toniest arts events in the South. And this year, AARP members can get a 20 percent discount on tickets to the 27th Annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, Oct. 19-27. Held at the historic Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa, the event is the oldest nonfiction film festival in North America. It offers guests a chance to mingle with filmmakers and celebrities while viewing more than 100 international features and documentary shorts. The festival is easily navigable, …

— AARP Arkansas has planned lots of activities for members lately, and the fun continues this summer. As part of AARP Movies for Grownups, the state office recently offered free screenings of Black Panther and Murder on the Orient Express. Arkansas members also enjoyed discount admission to a live performance of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. In addition, AARP Arkansas offers free shredding events to help members guard against fraud, free Lunch & Learn events about legislative issues, and Free Coffee …

— Every 2 seconds someone’s identity is stolen.  To help consumers protect themselves from identify theft, AARP Arkansas will host two FREE Fraud Watch Network shredding events in May.  See event details and registration information below. AARP will partner with a local shredding provider to take any confidential documents you no longer need and shred them at no charge. Shredding will be done on-site, which is the most secure way to shred. – Limit 3 boxes per car – No businesses allowed – Please …

— Join AARP Arkansas on Thursday, April 26 for Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at Baum Walker Hall at the Walton Arts Center.  AARP members will get 10% off of tickets, which range in price from $53 – $103 for that night only. You can also come early and enjoy a free reception with heavy appetizers and a cash bar. Not to be distracted by food and libations, we will also relish some of the backstory behind the music and the musical …

— Every 2 seconds someone’s identity is stolen.  To help consumers protect themselves from identify theft, AARP Arkansas will host two FREE Fraud Watch Network shredding events in May.  See event details and registration information below. AARP will partner with a local shredding provider to take any confidential documents you no longer need and shred them at no charge. Shredding will be done on-site, which is the most secure way to shred. – Limit 3 boxes per car – No businesses allowed – Please …

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— Many AARP members are currently serving or have served in the military. We value the freedom and rights secured by these brave individuals and their families. Their service and sacrifices will never be forgotten. That’s why AARP Arkansas is working to find ways to recognize them and thank them for their contributions. One way is through the AARP Arkansas Veterans Booth. The booth is an interactive display that asks veterans to mark on a map where they served and provides …