— Monday, April 16, 2018:  Working together to care for each other Workshop Time: 2-3:30 p.m. or 5:30-7 p.m.,  Monday, April 16, Poudre Valley Hospital ,1024 S Lemay Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524 PVH Café F Description:  At some point, we will all need someone to help us. This might be provided by family members, friends, neighbors, professional caregivers or all of the above. Some of us have many people to turn to, others, not as many. This program will help you …

— AARP is all about empowering people to choose how they live as they age. We are thrilled to be part of Denver Startup Week to interact with the region’s tech innovators and explore how tech can help improve our lives. Did you know that 50-plus people in Colorado generate $134.9 billion in economic activity? And that overall across the U.S. this demographic of 111 million people generates $7.6 trillion in economic activity? This trillion dollar number represents the sum of …

— By Cynthia Pasquale Allison Snyder has lived in the Denver area for 10 years, but she learned a lot about the place she calls home while helping to develop a walking tour app that highlights historic landmarks in the community. AARP Colorado partnered with GeoTourist for the free app, which is intended to inspire residents and tourists to explore sites that have played a role in shaping the city as well as those important to Denver’s LGBT community. The easy-to-use …

— Public Service Co. of Colorado, owned by Xcel Energy, is proposing a new energy initiative designed to impose significant costs on ratepayers and implement policies that are not in the best interest of consumers. Xcel also is seeking to have customers pay for a $500 million plan to install new meters on every home and small business in its Colorado service area. AARP commissioned a white paper about this issue. Click here. The utility – the state’s largest electricity provider – …

— Starting June 6 Play & Learn for the Chance to Win a Prize! Play  AARP’s Pop Up! Family Caregiver Game between June 6, 2016 and June 26, 2016. Learn about the valuable resources available to support family caregivers and their loved ones. Enter for the chance to Win prizes. No purchase necessary. Join the Game in 3 Easy Steps!  1- Download the Ringorang® app to your PC or or mobile device*  You can also download the app directly to your smartphone from the …

—   AARP Colorado is pleased to share with you these free Microsoft classes offered for AARP members. Microsoft Store – Park Meadows Mall Location Only 8505 Park Meadows Center Dr. Ste. 2095 Lone Tree, CO 80124 Class Schedule and Descriptions o   Making the Transition from Windows XP to Windows 8.1 – Thursday, June 4th 6pm to 7pm  – Park Meadows Mall location only. Join the Microsoft Store for a special workshop, as we explain new, key features to Windows 8.1. …