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— Español From the classic celebration of Fiestas Patrias, to our association with the popular soccer team, the LA Galaxy and our participation in the popular CicLAvia; AARP in Los Angeles has prepared several events to celebrate Latino contributions to our society and also provide you with tools to help make your life  better as you age. Many of our events are free, but for a select few you must sign up in advance. SEPTEMBER: Boleros de Noche | La Plaza de …

— Join AARP on Sunday, September 23rd for a full day of fun! This year, prior to the annual Viva CalleSJ Open Streets Program, AARP will sponsor a 5K run to take full advantage of the car free streets. Run Viva CalleSJ 5K Sunday, September 23rd | 8-9:30 AM Check-in opens at 7 AM Runners are you ready? Get a jump start on the day and join us for our inaugural Run Viva CalleSJ 5K race, presented to you by AARP …

— This August, AARP will be partnering with the Pilipinx American Library (PAL) and the Asian Art Museum to celebrate and examine Filipino literature and art over a series of events. PAL is a mobile, non-circulating library that collects print histories and celebrates narratives exclusively by Filipino writers, poets, artists and scholars. Join us at the Asian Art Museum (200 Larkin St., San Francisco) on Thursday, August 2nd for opening day of this month long event series! Stop by our table …

— Español The LA Galaxy and AARP have teamed up for a second “Fantasy Fútbol” Camp at StubHub Center in October 13, 2018 for ten (10) lucky winners and their nominees. This is your chance to thank someone who has supported your passion for soccer and who shares your love for the game by nominating them for this exclusive experience with your favorite team! Watch here the videos of three of our last year’s winners: Jean’s Story: https://youtu.be/o9Pbf_6ybZs Carlos & Nancy’s …

— Throughout the month of June, AARP in San Diego will be celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Philippine’s independence. Join us at the following celebrations and events – bring your family and friends and come celebrate with your Kababayan! Make sure to stop by the AARP booth at each event to learn more about becoming an AARP member or volunteer, gain insightful resources, find out how AARP is empowering the 50+ to choose how they live as they age, and …

— Español. It’s not surprising that many think Cinco de Mayo celebrates Mexico’s independence, but it actually commemorates the Mexican Army’s unlikely triumph over Napoleon III’s French forces in 1862 at the Battle of Puebla. The battle was one of many in an ongoing war between the two nations, but the victory temporarily stopped France’s invasion of the nation and bolstered Mexican spirits by showing that it could resist global powers. Residents in the city of Puebla celebrate the day with speeches, …

— Español Part of More than 150 Events Nationwide in AARP’s Annual “Operation: Stop Scams” AARP California’s events are part of more than 150 free document-shredding events and fraud-fighting programs being held in communities coast-to-coast as part of AARP’s second annual “Operation: Stop Scams,” a five-week-long series of more than 150 events in communities coast-to-coast. The anti-fraud activities sponsored by AARP’s local offices in more than 35 states  include: paper-shredding events, fraud education programs – popularly referred to as “scam jams,” AARP …

— Join AARP for significant events in April that will recognize the history of Civil Rights in Los Angeles as well as honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On April 4, experience the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles (ICYOLA) at the renowned Dorothy Chandler Pavilion for a remembrance concert for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The talented musicians of ICYOLA, a nonprofit corporation that transforms the lives and minds of young people in Inner City Los …

— Español. Celebrate the holidays by tracing the history of Chocolate, the food of the gods, from a drink reserved for Mayan and Aztec nobility, to a drink for European aristocrats, to the simple chocolate bar of today. Enjoy a tasting of Aztec hot chocolate and champurrado. Guest speaker chef and historian: Maite Gomez-Rejon When: Thursday, December 7th at 7 p.m. Where: La Plaza de Cultura y Artes. 501 N. Main St., Los Angeles, CA 90012 Chocolate is the product of …