— Now in its fourth year, New Knowledge Adventures (NKA) is a lifelong continuing education program for older adults designed to offer exceptional learning, exploration and fellowship opportunities in a comfortable and non-competitive academic surrounding. It’s a great way to learn something new and make friends along they way. Registration opens HERE on March 12 at 8:00am MTN. View the  NKA Spring 2019 catalog. Supported by Idaho State University, AARP Idaho and the Treasure Valley Family YMCA, NKA represents the most affordable learning …

— 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 Idaho We hope you’ll join us!

— On December 15th, as a proud sponsor, AARP Idaho will help place wreaths on Veteran’s headstones as part of the Wreaths Across America Day event in Idaho. Wreaths Across America’s mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 1,400 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea and abroad. This is a wonderful opportunity to honor those who served. AARP volunteers are asked to …

— Volunteers are needed to wrap Christmas gifts for military veterans at the Idaho State Veterans Home on Saturday, November 17th. Volunteers do not need to bring anything other than their enthusiasm. Gifts, wrapping materials, and refreshments will be provided. Sign up for one of the two established shifts: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. AARP Idaho will provide a pizza lunch for both groups starting at 12:30. You can sign up for either shift here. Take the opportunity to visit with …

— AARP Idaho and the Boise Veterans Affairs Medical Center are hosting a FREE veterans fraud prevention conference in Boise on August 27, 2018. The half day event is designed to give veterans the tools they need to identify and prevent becoming the victim of fraud. A recent AARP study shows veterans are frequently targeted by scam artists and victimized twice as often as the rest of the public. “Unfortunately, the men and women who bravely served our country have become …

— We’re thanking all military members and  veterans who have helped defend our great nation. Please join us at the Idaho Botanical Garden Great Garden Escape for live music on Thursday, July 5th at 6:30pm (gates open at 5:30pm). All military members and veterans will receive the IBG member admission rate when showing their military ID in-person at the Botanical Garden box office. Enjoying live music in the Garden on Thursday evenings during the summer has become a local tradition. Bring …