— Wednesday, June 20, 2018:  Tools for your Caregiving Journey Workshop 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Park Hill Library, 4705 Montview Blvd, Denver, CO 80207. The journey of caregiving – like any other journey – benefits from a bit of preparation and planning. Please join us to discuss and to “test drive” some fabulous tools for mapping the caregiving journey including CareMaps by Atlas of Caregiving which will help you to map and then assess your current and future care …

— Sunday, June 10:  AARP Day at the Rockies, 1:10 p.m. in DENVER Special priced tickets for AARP Day at Coors Field are limited, so purchase them now Online. Stop by the AARP booth and bring your membership card! Colorado Rockies vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Coors Field, 2001 Blake Street | Denver, CO 80205 $11 Outfield Box and Corner Outfield Box tickets Limited lower and mid-level seating* *Once the allotment of $11 lower/mid-level tickets is gone, tickets in the lower level seating area will be …

— Share your love and wisdom with a child…be a foster grandparent.   AARP Colorado is excited to tell you about the Volunteers of America Foster Grandparent Volunteer Opportunity. Take advantage of this stipend* volunteer opportunity if: You love children and enjoy spending time with them. You are willing and able to volunteer 15-40 hours per week helping children learn and succeed. You are 55 years old or older. You live in Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Denver, Jefferson County, El Paso or …

— The New 50+, “It’s a Mindset” says ‘we’re better than ever’ and AARP is here to urge active adults to learn more, play more and exceed all expectations. AARP Colorado knows the best years begin at 50 and we are out to prove it by working with some of the most amazing people in the state – people who are climbing 14ers, running marathons, starting new businesses and passing on what they know to younger generations. The new 50+ is …

— Join AARP Colorado for NeighborWalks 2018. Enjoy guided walks through some of Denver’s most beautiful and interesting neighborhoods. Come meet others in your community, learn the history and join the fun. Walks will be led by a local historian. The goal of NeighborWalks is to get more people walking every day for health, transportation, environment, and community. The walks are designed to be inclusive and are themed, educational and social events that bring neighbors together to explore neighborhoods and enjoy …

— Join the Seniors’ Council of Douglas County as we present, Vintage & Vibrant, a day-long educational event that will feature a number of exciting workshops and two very special keynote addresses. The morning keynote will be from Karen Brown, the Chair of the 2018 Colorado Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging, and Wade Buchanan, the Governor’s Senior Advisor on Aging.  During the luncheon keynote, participants will have the opportunity to meet and interact with the Ryan the Robot and her …

— As tax time approaches, AARP’s Fraud Watch Network is redoubling its efforts to help taxpayers avoid criminal imposters who aim to defraud them. The problem is serious, with the Federal Trade Commission reporting that tax fraud ranked second in 2017 in types of identity theft reported, as over 82,000 reports were made last year. But a new poll from AARP, which surveyed 1,005 Americans by phone, reveals that people may have a false sense of security, as 62 percent report …

— Listen to the best music ever with your best friends ever. Join AARP Colorado at the 3rd Annual Cover Rock Festival, in Avon, CO. This year’s theme is Made in the USA and will be celebration of American rock and roll bands. You can enjoy tribute bands performing full sets of the artists we grew up with. Bands will pay homage to rock and roll greats like Tom Petty, The Eagles, Aerosmith, The Allman Brothers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and an …

— Coloradans who want to know more about AARP’s travel discounts and trip finder tool can stop by the AARP booth at the Daily Sentinel RV Open House, March 22-24, in Grand Junction. The online tool can help people find and plan a vacation tailored to their interests and schedule. AARP Colorado’s participation in the event reflects its interest in encouraging active lifestyles and expanding its presence on the state’s Western Slope. Show your AARP membership card at the booth for …

—             The Weld Aging Well Program provides innovative workshops and classes that support the health and independence of older adults and their caregivers by giving them tools to better manage their health. Check out classes below.   Powerful Tools for Caregivers:  If you are caring for a loved one at home, this educational workshop for family caregivers (no professional caregivers, please) will help you learn relaxation techniques; to communicate effectively with other family members, doctors …

— Friday, February 23, 2018 from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. at the  Fort Collins Senior Center, 1200 Raintree Drive Please join us for an informative session about how to prevent and respond to fraud and scams targeting seniors.  Dr. Sheri Gibson, Clinical Geropsychology, will lead a panel of local, state and national experts to address this very serious issue. To register, call (970) 498-7790 or email ADRC@larimer.org