— Here are some of the exciting things happening with AARP Utah in Ogden and Salt Lake City this summer–we’ll also have connecting activities this fall, such as movies, concerts, and more!  To find out about all of our upcoming events this year, follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/aarput, or sign up to receive our emails at aarp.org/yes2emailUT.  Discover all the Real Possibilities right here in Utah! Join us at one or all of these upcoming AARP events in Ogden: Free …

— Attend AARP’s free, two-part webinar to find out how. Tips for Working Caregivers from Working Caregivers Part 1: Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 5 p.m. MT Part 2: Thursday, May 9, 2019, 5 p.m. MT Are you trying to balance caring for an aging or disabled loved one while working full or part time? Get the tips, ideas and support you need at AARP’s free, two-part webinar. Register today to get answers from AARP experts, a working family caregiver like you …

— During tax season, fraudsters ramp up their scams, so it’s a good time for consumers to focus on protecting themselves from identity theft. A key safeguard is the proper disposal of sensitive documents, including personal information used for filing taxes. AARP Utah is partnering with Shred-it to help keep people’s personal details from falling into the wrong hands. Free shredding will be offered Saturday, May 11, in Utah County. Up to 10 boxes per car will be accepted from 9 …

— Find out what you can already be doing to prepare at our free, two-part webinar. Retirement Planning: Top Tips to Get or Stay on Track Part 1: Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 5 p.m. MT Part 2: Thursday, April 25, 2019, 5 p.m. MT Are you making the right decisions today for a better retirement down the road? You can and AARP is here to help you get on track with your retirement plans. Simply register now for our free, two-part …

— Once again, AARP Utah will host a shredding event as part of AARP’s nationwide Operation:  Stop Scams events in April and May, aimed at protecting people from identity theft and fraud.  This year’s shredding event will be held at Timpanogos High School’s parking lot on Saturday, May 11 from 9:00am–11:00am.   This event is free and open to the public, but if you’re an AARP member we ask that you bring your membership card.  Shred-it is generously offering its services again this year, and …

— Are you 60 years old or older?  You are invited to participate in a study being conducted by Marci Stone, a doctoral student at California Southern University, Department of Business. The purpose of the study is to determine if job redesign has an impact on retention for aging workers. Participation should take only a few minutes to complete!  This is an anonymous survey designed to help researchers understand what job characteristics are helpful for older workers.  Click here to access …

Volunteer in Milwaukee County

— AARP Utah is creating volunteer service teams for residents who want to give back to their communities. Service projects will include helping at food banks, tutoring in local schools and cleaning up parks. AARP Utah, which will work with organizations and areas that need volunteers, is also seeking ideas from members about needs and projects in their own communities. Interested in joining AARP Utah’s volunteer service teams or providing suggestions for a service project? Contact Jill Duke, AARP community outreach …

— AARP knows that family caregivers are unsung heroes who are often overwhelmed by their responsibilities and experience burn-out, though they consider caring for their loved ones a privilege.  Help is on the way!  The Care for the Caregiver Coalition is offering a free educational caregiving series to help caregivers with their responsibilities, supported by AARP Utah, Weber Human Services, Comfort Keepers, Comfort WoRx, CNS, Utah State University Extension, and the Utah Division of Aging and Adult Services.  The classes begin …

— Attend AARP’s Free Webinar to Find Out How Social Security – Your Questions Answered Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 5 p.m. MT You’ve earned your Social Security retirement benefits. Make sure you get everything you’ve got coming to you by attending the first in a series of free Social Security webinars from AARP. Register for this session to get straightforward answers to questions like: When should I claim my benefits to get a larger monthly check? Will working after retirement affect …

— Learn How to Leverage Your Skills and Experience at AARP’s Free, Two-Part Webinar Age-Proof Your Career: A Two-Part Interactive Webinar Part 1: Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 5 p.m. MT Part 2: Thursday, March 7, 2019, 5 p.m. MT As an experienced worker, you have years of expertise and advanced skills to offer. Whether you’re looking for a new job, working to advance in your company or thinking about a career change, you want to increase your competitiveness with confidence. Sign …