— 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 Georgia for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!

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— Join AARP Georgia and The National Association of Veteran Families to learn how you might be eligible for Long Term Care Benefits to pay for Home Care, Assisted Living or Dementia Care. Please join us Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the Columbus Public Library, 3000 Macon Road, Columbus, Ga. 31906. The event is free, but registration is required using this link.

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— New Research: More People 50-Plus Using Tech to Stay Connected to Friends, Loved Ones; AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins Highlights Social Connection at Inaugural CES Pitch Competition LAS VEGAS – At CES® 2019, AARP is putting the spotlight on the $7.6 trillion of annual economic activity generated by Americans age 50-plus, which is equivalent to the third largest economy in the world. AARP data show that, as consumers live longer and lead more active lives, they also spend more: for every …

— Are you looking for a productive way to spend your free time? Do you have a passion for meeting new people and learning new skills? If so, AARP Georgia needs you! We invite you to join our team of passionate and committed volunteers who help Atlantans 50-plus live their best lives. If you have an interest in Advocacy, Communications, Veterans Outreach, or working with our LGBTQ and faith-based partners, please consider sharing your expertise with others! The AARP Georgia State …

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— Shirley MacLaine will receive AARP The Magazine’s 2018 Movies for Grownups Career Achievement Award, the publication announced today. MacLaine will be honored at the 18th annual Movies for Grownups® Awards ceremony on Feb. 4, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. The AARP Movies for Grownups multimedia franchise was established in 2002 to celebrate and encourage filmmaking with unique appeal to movie lovers with a grownup state of mind — and recognize the inspiring artists who make them. MacLaine’s remarkable career comprises …

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— Growing up can be hard, but ‘don’t worry ’bout a thing, man!’ Ziggy wants to get out and enjoy his beautiful island in the sun, but the fear of evil spirits, tropical storms, and bandits keep him locked inside. With the help of a few feathered friends, he learns to face his fears and is reminded in soothing six-part harmony that ‘every little thing gonna’ be alright!’ A jammin’ musical featuring the timeless music and lyrics of Bob Marley and …

— AARP members & a guest are invited to a free screening of ON THE BASIS OF SEX starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Kathy Bates and Sam Waterston. ON THE BASIS OF SEX is an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she team with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The screening is Monday, Dec. 10 from 7 p.m.-10 …

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— Frog and Toad “hop from the page to the stage” when Synchronicity brings a delightful family favorite home for the holiday season. Winner of four lauded Suzi Bass Awards, including best musical and best director of a musical (Clint Thornton), Synchronicity’s production of A Year with Frog and Toad brings Arnold Lobel’s beloved characters to life in a whimsical and irresistible retelling for audiences of all ages. From 3 p.m.-4 p.m. at the Dec. 15 performance only, AARP Georgia will …

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— Please be our guest for Clearly Invisible, a play that honors veterans for their contributions, while examining the challenges they may face when re-entering civilian life. The play is Wednesday, Nov. 7 at Riverdale Town Centre in Clayton County. There is an encore performance on Nov. 8 at 1:30 p.m. in the same place. The play is free and open to the public, but registration is required using this link. For more information, contact Jil Hinds at 404-870-3781.

— Please be our guest on Thursday, Nov. 8 at the VA Telehealth Showcase presented by the Atlanta VA Health Care System including lunch, provided by Cabot Creamery. Following lunch, we invite you to stay for Clearly Invisible, a play that recognizes and honors the contributions of our veterans. The event is free and open to the public, especially our veterans, but registration is required using this link. When: Thursday, Nov. 8 from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Where: Riverdale Town Centre | …

— The Caregivers’ Fair celebrates and supports the efforts of family caregivers. This year’s theme “Caregiving Around the Clock,” recognizes the challenges that family caregivers face. There will be feature speakers discussing family caregiver issues, educating family caregivers about self-identification, and increasing support for family caregivers. When: Monday, Nov. 5 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Where: Central DeKalb Senior Center | 1346 McConnell Drive | Decatur, Ga. 30033 The Caregivers’ Fair is free and open to the public. For more information, please …