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

— AARP New Jersey has a fun-filled summer lined up! We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming event so we can get to know you better – and so you can learn more about what we’re doing in your community! Get to know AARP this June and have some fun with offerings from the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the Bergen Performing Arts Center and Liberty Science Center. More info on each of these offerings is provided below. AARP …

— AARP New Jersey is partnering with the Somerset Patriots for the 2019 baseball season, offering association members and their guests discounted tickets to 11 home games. The 50 percent discount will be honored on Sundays, starting April 28 and running through Sept. 22. AARP volunteers will be on hand to share information about what the state office is doing legislatively to advocate for people 50-plus. Go to somersetpatriots.com/aarpsundays and use the promo code Patriots1. Buy discount tickets online, at the …

— Join AARP New Jersey for a free shredding and medication disposal event on Sunday, April 28th, 2019. AARP, in conjunction with the Perth Amboy Police Department, the City of Perth Amboy and the Perth Amboy Redevelopment Team for Neighborhood Enterprise and Revitalization (P.A.R.T.N.E.R) will be hosting a shredding event and a prescription medication take-back day. Bring any confidential paper documents to our event, and we’ll shred them for free. All attendees are invited to drop off any unused or expired …

—   AARP, in collaboration with the City of Perth Amboy and the Perth Amboy Police Department, will be hosting a Shred Event and Prescription Medication Take-Back Day. Bring any confidential paper documents to our event, and we’ll shred them for free. All attendees are invited to drop off any unused and expired prescription medications anonymously, no questions asked.  For safety reasons, the Project Medicine Drop box can only accept solid medications such as pills, patches, inhalers, and similar objects and cannot accept liquids, medical waste, or syringes. …

— The historic State Theatre of New Jersey has become a cultural jewel. And thanks to AARP New Jersey, AARP members and their guests can enjoy select fall performances at a discount. Get a 20 percent break on tickets to A Symphonic Celebration of Prince, on Sept. 6; Ballet Hispánico, on Oct. 11; ABBA the Concert, on Nov. 8; and Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I, based on the Lincoln Center theater production, on Dec. 14 and 15. All performances …

—   During NYC Broadway Week, September 3–16, 2018, stop by the NYC Information Center—Seaport District NYC. Hornblower Cruises on the East River Waterfront Esplanade at Pier 15 (at South and John Sts.), Manhattan. Meet with AARP NY staff, volunteers and other members, daily from 3–4pm, to learn more about what AARP is doing in your community. NYC Broadway Week presale offer available for AARP members, guests and those age 50+: 2-for-1 tickets August 8–15, 2018. AARP members, guests, and those age 50+ can buy two …

—   Join us at the “Todos Juntos” New York Red Bulls game on Sunday, September 30, 2018. This is a great opportunity to learn how AARP is at work in your community! Stop by the AARP New Jersey table at this game and hear what AARP is doing near you. Discounted tickets are available to AARP members and guests as a buy one, get one offer. Additionally, the first 50 ticket purchasers attending will be invited to participate in a …

— Upcoming Courses To register for a session, call the registration phone number next to the class you are interested in. *Courses are $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members* AUGUST     For up-to-date information on future Drivers Safety courses across the state, use our interactive Course Locator  to find the session nearest to you, or register for our online course.

—   Deadline Approaching! June 15th to nominate an Exceptional Volunteer in NJ: AARP New Jersey is seeking nominations for the AARP Andrus Award for Community Service. The association’s most prestigious volunteer tribute recognizes outstanding individuals who are sharing their experience, talents and skills to enrich the lives of others. Review the eligibility guidelines and submit your online nomination. Thank you for submitting an online nomination!   June Events AICC Health and Wellness Expo Saturday 6/2 10am-4pm at New Jersey Convention and Expo Center (Conference …