Aacademy Awards

— Janice Alpern, an AARP Nevada volunteer and coordinator of our popular Cinemaniacs movie club, runs through Sunday’s Academy Awards nominations and her personal picks and point of view on who should take home the Oscar. Anytime movie lovers like myself think about grand questions like who should win an Oscar at the 2018  Academy Awards, it all becomes very personal and subjective. Your reaction to a film is personal as is one’s choices in art, literature, theater and television programming.  …

AARP Nevada podcast

— The popular AARP Nevada Voices Podcast is back for its second year! We kick it off with an update on where AARP will focus its efforts in 2018. Our first episode of 2018 includes the State Director’s report with Maria Dent. Dent reviews 2017 and explains the focus of AARP Nevada for 2018 and some of the changes we’re bringing forward in our new approach. That approach means we will do more in specific communities to have a much deeper …

Steve Falcon AARP Nevada Bootlegger Bistro

— Join AARP Nevada with the wild wonderings of hypnotist Steve Falcon as he demonstrates just how memorizing scammers can be! Then learn how to protect yourself with the professional insight of the FBI. This event is part of the work of the AARP Nevada Fraud Watch Network. The event will be held at one of Las Vegas’ favorite local restaurants, The Bootlegger Bistro. It promises to be a night of entrancing fun, fabulous food, and fascinating facts. There is a …

Frank Abagnale Las vegas

— For over four decades, Frank W. Abagnale has advised the FBI on how to outsmart con artists and now he’s coming to Las Vegas on September 14 from 6-8pm to help learn how to spot and avoid scams to protect our families. As one of the world’s most respected authorities on forgery, embezzlement and secure documents, Abagnale recently has joined forces with AARP as the AARP Fraud Watch Network Ambassador. Between the ages of 16 and 21, Abagnale successfully posed as …

AARP Nevada

— We’re in what they call the “dog days of summer” here in Nevada and the temperature is still hot. Your kids or grand kids are getting ready to head back to school, but there’s so much to do thanks to AARP Nevada. Here’s a look at what’s happening this month: Thursday, Aug. 10 – Fall Prevention Class: Join us from 10am-12pm for a FREE session on ways to improve your balance, strengthen muscles, and techniques to avoid falls. The class …

— AARP Nevada Fraud Watch Network again provides free presentations to help those throughout the state protect themselves against fraud. Fraud is a subject that never goes out of style, unfortunately. But you don’t have to be a victim of fraud. Educate and protect yourself against crooks and criminals by attending one of AARP Nevada’s Fraud Watch Network presentations at your closest Clark County Library location. The free sessions continue during the hot summer, once per month, and give attendees practical …

AARP Nevada

— Turning 50 hasn’t changed the way this veteran actor approaches his role in Phantom of the Opera, which makes its way to Las Vegas. Reaching the age of 50 is no longer “over the hill” or worthy of black birthday balloons. Case in point: gifted actor David Benoit. Benoit, 51, joins us on the May episode of the AARP Nevada Voices Podcast to discuss his long and accomplished career. Benoit, and the rest of the touring cast of the beloved …

aarp fraud watch network

— The AARP Fraud Watch Network brings fraud-fighting efforts to consumers in Las Vegas with an “Operation: Stop Scams” shredding event to be held at the Suncoast Hotel & Casino parking lot on Saturday, April 29 from 9:00am to 1:00pm. “Many Americans clear out and discard their obsolete financial documents at the end of the tax-filing season in April.  Our shredding events in dozens of communities provide a convenient and safe way for people to destroy this sensitive paperwork,” said Nancy …

Nevada Ballet Theatre

— The classic tale full of rich and fun characters returns in time for the whole family to enjoy. In an on-going partnership with the Nevada Ballet Theatre, AARP Nevada is happy to announce the return of Peter Pan to The Smith Center May 13-14  in Las Vegas. Fly through a starlit London night and headlong into a magical adventure in Neverland with the 2016-17 Season finale, Peter Pan. First the movie, then the musical and now the ballet, this full-length production …

AARP Fraud Watch Network

— AARP Nevada Fraud Watch Network again provides free presentations to help those throughout the state protect themselves against fraud. Fraud is a subject that never goes out of style, unfortunately. But you don’t have to be a victim of fraud. Educate and protect yourself against crooks and criminals by attending one of AARP Nevada’s Fraud Watch Network presentations at your closest Clark County Library location. The free sessions continue in March and April and give attendees practical ways to protect …