VCTStyle_IMJoin AARP Virginia at one of our many local events

AARP Virginia staff and volunteers work together in bringing real possibilities to your community.  Join us at our free informative workshops where you can learn about caregiving, Brain Health, identifying frauds, and more.  Socialize with other AARP members at our lunch and dinner groups, free movie screenings and other events. Get connected with many community partner organizations that provide unique tools and programs to tackle issues that matter most to you and your family. Our events are for educational purposes, no products are promoted, and are free unless noted otherwise.

Stay in the loop on community and advocacy issues by signing up to receive a couple text messages a month from AARP Virginia. It’s simple to join text the word “JOIN” to text number 22-777. You should receive a confirmation message asking you to confirm by replying with “Y”. Finally, type in your zip code and hit send. This makes sure you’re only receiving text updates that are specific to Southwest Virginia.

Here are the upcoming events in your area:

  • Hampton Roads Walk for Grownups
    Meets every Friday at 8:00 a.m. (weather Permitting)
    Across the street from Camelot Community Center (Field Track surrounds playground)
    948 King Arthur Drive Chesapeake, VA 23323
    For questions regarding Walking for Grownups, please email your name and number to 
    For more information, Click Here.
    .Isle of Wright County Fair
  • Isle of Wright County Fair
    September 13-16
    Joel C. Bradshaw Fairgrounds (Heritage Park), 21311 Courthouse Hwy, Windsor, VA 23487
    Get to know us, stop by the AARP VA Windsor Chapter 5309 booth
  • Hampton Roads First Annual LGBTQ Business & Career
    Saturday, September 15 at 11 AM – 3 PM
    Old Dominion University – Ted Constant Convocation Center, 4320 Hampton Blvd Norfolk, VA 23529
    For more information click here
  • Suffolk Active Aging Expo
    Tuesday, September 18 at 8:00 AM – 12:15 PM
    Suffolk Family YMCA – 2769 Godwin Blvd Suffolk, VA 234434
    For more information contact
  • Southeast VA Food Drive Hunger Campaign
    Thursday, September 27 
    at 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Harris Teeter, 12404 Warwick Blvd Newport News, VA 23606
    Help fight Hunger in your community
  • 23rd Annual Senior Safety Summit
    Tuesday, October 16
    at 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    York County Parks, Recreation & Tourism at Northside Christian Church 1300 George Washington Memorial Highway (Route 17) Yorktown, VA 23690
    On-site document shredding from 7:30 – 10:30 a.m
  • Caring and Aging Expo
    Saturday, Oct 27 at 10:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    NASA Occupational Health Clinic, 17 Langley Blvd MS:409 Hampton, VA 23681
    For more information contact Vicki L. O’Neil, AED Program Coordinator, 757-864-3476
  • Halloween Line Dance
    Wednesday, October 31 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    C Waldo Scott Center for H.O.P.E., 3100 Wickman Ave Newport News, VA 23607
    For more information contact Crystal Rainey (757-244-9223) at
  • 7th Annual Family Caregiver Hero Appreciation Awards Event
    Saturday, November 17 at 04:00 pm to 09:00 pm
    Little Creek Naval Base, 1432 Hewitt Drive Virginia Beach, VA 23459
    For more information click here

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