— Remember the good old days of fun at summer camp as a kid. Well, AARP Wisconsin and YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee are turning back the clock for anyone age 50-plus to join them for a day camp experience they won’t soon forget. Campers will have the opportunity to participate in fun activities and make new friends at this all-inclusive day camp experience at Camp Minikani in Hubertus on Thursday, Aug. 23. Activities at the summer camp will include: archery, climbing …

AARP Night at the Bees, Aug. 2

— AARP Wisconsin and the Milwaukee Brewers are offering a 50 percent discount for select seats at Miller Park on Thursday, Aug. 9, at 1:10 p.m., when the team takes on the San Diego Padres. AARP also will have a booth at the stadium with free fans for those who stop by, as well as information about AARP activities in Milwaukee County and across the state. Many of the discount seats will be near the display table, offering an opportunity for …

— Hey baseball fans! Here’s a great opportunity to bring the family and join AARP staff, volunteers and members at the ballpark this summer. AARP members and their guests will receive discounted tickets for the single game rate in the Field Outfield Box, Loge Outfield Box and Terrace Reserved seat locations priced at the time of purchase for the Milwaukee game on Thursday, Aug. 9, which begins at 1:10 p.m. at Miller Park. To purchase tickets online, click here, select the August …

— By Joanne Cleaver Madison resident Carol Martell found a new calling after retiring in 2013 from her position as an administrative assistant with the Wisconsin Conference of the United Church of Christ. She joined the AARP advocacy team and speaks up for older residents during state legislative hearings on such topics as caregiving and health care. Even when she isn’t testifying, Martell stands, or sits, with other AARP volunteers, all wearing AARP-logo shirts. “My job is to be present,” said …

— Connect with AARP Wisconsin staff, volunteers and other members for special discounted performances of WAITRESS on Tuesday, July 24, at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 28, at 2 p.m., or Sunday, July 29, at 1 p.m. at The Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St., Madison. Before each of these performances, be sure to stop by the AARP table to get your $5.00 coupon that can be used towards concessions. The women of WAITRESS are changing Broadway, according to Time …

— AARP members and their guests can enjoy live theater and a professional golf tournament at discount prices this summer. The offer is available for select performances at the Overture Center in Madison and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts in Milwaukee, and the American Family Insurance Championship in Madison. Overture performances include Waitress, July 24-29. Marcus shows include A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, May 5 and 6, and An American in Paris, June 30 and July 1. …

— Home is where the heart is, and well-designed, livable communities promote health, sustain growth, and make for happier, healthier residents of every age, in all life stages. AARP Wisconsin is working to raise awareness in the greater Milwaukee area about the need for age-friendly, livable communities. You can connect with AARP at one of our Free Coffee Fridays to share your thoughts on building a more livable greater Milwaukee. You’ll receive a free coffee, a re-usable coffee sleeve and learn about …

— Connect with AARP Wisconsin staff, volunteers and other members for special discounted performances of “An American in Paris” on Saturday, June 30, at 2 p.m. and Sunday, July 1 at 1 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 North Water St., Milwaukee. An American in Paris is the new Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl, and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war. Acclaimed …

— There’s just so much to love about riding a bike. Enjoy fresh air, sunshine and your community while building health. Discover these Real Possibilities with AARP and enter today for your chance to win a valuable prize. Today we’re introducing the Bike La Crosse Sweepstakes. The package for the sweepstakes prize includes one bike in the size and style chosen by the prize recipient, a bicycle accessory package that includes a helmet, lock, water bottle/installed water bottle cage and choice of bike seat, …

— Connect with AARP Wisconsin staff, volunteers and other members for special discounted performances of “On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estafan” on Thursday, May 17, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 20, at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at The Overture Center for the Arts, 201 State St., Madison. From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through all barriers to become a crossover sensation at the very top of …