— 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 …

— 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 …

— 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 …

— Connect with AARP Wisconsin staff, volunteers and other members for special discounted performances of “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder” on Saturday, May 5, at 2 p.m. and Sunday, May 6, at 1 p.m. at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 North Water St., Milwaukee. Getting away with murder can be so much fun…and there’s no better proof than this knock-‘em-dead hit show that’s earned unanimous raves and won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Musical. Coming …

— Connect with AARP Wisconsin staff, volunteers and other members for a special discounted performance of “Les Miserables” on Wednesday, March 28, at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 North Water St., Milwaukee. Members and their guests will enjoy 20 percent off all full-priced tickets for this performance. Show your AARP card at the theater to be entered to win an autographed Les Miserables show poster. You can obtain your discounted tickets online at www.marcuscenter.org/mcaccess. Use the discount code …

— Do you live in the Fox Valley area? Would you be interested in seeing a movie at no cost? If so, you and a guest are invited to a free screening of Only the Brave starring Jeff Bridges, Josh Brolin, Miles Teller, Taylor Kitsch and Jennifer Connelly. The free screening will be offered on Thursday, Jan. 11, at 1:30 p.m. at Valley Grand Cinema, W3091 Van Roy Rd., Appleton. Click here to order for your free tickets. Based on the …

— Con artists don’t care how hard you work. They steal billions from Americans like you every year. That’s why we’re arming you with tools and resources to fight back with the AARP Fraud Watch Network. Stop by The Paisley Mug, located at 300 N Third St., Suite 103 in Wausau, on Wednesday, October 25 from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. You’ll receive a free sweet treat and some information on how to spot and avoid identity theft and fraud so you …

— Con artists don’t care how hard you work. They steal billions from Americans like you every year. That’s why we’re arming you with tools and resources to fight back with the AARP Fraud Watch Network. Stop by Mad Batter Bakery, located at 903 Boyce Dr. in Rhinelander, on Wednesday, October 25 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. You’ll receive a free sweet treat and some information on how to spot and avoid identity theft and fraud so you can protect yourself …

— By David Lewellen On May 5, state Sen. Fred Risser turned 90. Three weeks later, he took a 90-mile bike ride to celebrate—no cameras, no riding companions, just him going at his own pace. Riding one mile for every year has become a tradition for him. “It takes a little longer every year,” he said. Serving in the Wisconsin Legislature has been an even longer ride. Risser was reelected in November, without opposition, to his 14th four-year Senate term. Add …