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

—   Join AARP NY on Broadway and experience the gospel tale of Choir Boy from January 15 – February 5th at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (with a talk back after the show on February 5th with members of the cast and the playwright). Look for the AARP table at the theater to meet AARP staff and volunteers and learn what AARP is doing in your community. Choir Boy tells the story of a talented student who waits for years …

— Meet AARP for The Metropolitan Opera in NYC or your local cinema and see what AARP is doing in your community! You can enjoy Live In HD encores of “Carmen” at participating cinemas across New York State on February 6th and 9th. AARP members and guests can get a 30% discount* www.fathomevents.com/carmen off the regular ticket price using promo code CARMENENCORE.** AMC Regal Cinema will do encore presentations of the opera on February 6th (matinee and evening) and 9th  (matinee) with …

— 2-for-1 Tickets While Connecting with AARP Meet with AARP During NYC Broadway Week you can stop by the AARP offices and meet with staff, volunteers and other members to learn more about what AARP is doing in your community: January 21 – February 10, 2019, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. AARP New York, 485 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017 Presale You can get early access to 2-for-1 tickets through an NYC Broadway Week presale for AARP members, guests and those age …

— 41% of Middle Class Headed Toward Poverty or Near-Poverty in Retirement; NYers of Color Face Starkest Inequities as AARP Looks to #DisruptDisparities NEW YORK, N.Y. – More than two of every five middle class New Yorkers in their 50s are headed for poverty or near-poverty in retirement. Typical workers in the bottom 90 percent of earnings will need almost a third more income in retirement to maintain their standard of living. And fewer workers of color have access to workplace …

— Experts and Leaders from Island’s Communities of Color Brainstorm Solutions to #DisruptDisparities in Health, Economic Security and Livability at AARP Forum HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. – Fewer bank branches and mortgages, less affordable housing costs, more student loan delinquencies and debt collection lawsuits, and higher risk of home foreclosures plague 50+ residents of Long Island’s communities of color. Those are the key findings of a report compiled by AARP and top advocacy organizations for New York’s communities of color. And they served …

— Want to live your best possible life? Sure we are living longer but there are steps we can all take to make sure that we are living the healthiest lives possible. Regardless of our age, there are proven benefits from regular exercise, good nutrition and staying sharp mentally. Join AARP Staten Island and a team of local experts that will discuss and demonstrate ways we can all live healthier lives through fitness, diet and brain health. Find out what healthy …

— AARP Long Island is excited to collaborate with the 25th Annual 50+ LifeStyles Golf Tournament at Timber Point Country Club in Great River! Includes golf, cart, breakfast, lunch, dinner, three-hour open bar, raffles, skill prizes and trophies in men’s and women’s age groups.  If you don’t have a foursome we can pair you with other golfers. AARP members and guests get 15% off of the regular entry fee (a $22.35 savings) when you register by August 31st.  To receive your discount, call …

— AARP New York invites members and guests to the screening of Angel in the City, at the New York Latino Film Festival on August 25th The Angel in the City video takes viewers on a ride of discovery and empowerment from local and world-renowned legends. In this debut, host Angel De Leon travels on his motorcycle and sends the audience on a journey through the Bronx with segments featuring Richard “Crazy Legs” Colon, B-boy legend and president of the Rock …

— AARP members and guests receive a 30% discount for the show by purchasing tickets online, using discount code SJ54M601 or by telephone by calling 212-239-6200. AARP New York will be on-site with a table to meet and greet the audience before the show starts and will host a Talkback with the cast directly following the show. Smokey Joe’s Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller, the Grammy® Award-winning and Tony Award®-nominated smash, made history as Broadway’s longest-running musical revue. Featuring 40 of the …