— This Spring, AARP is kicking off our 5th year of On Tap events where we partner with local breweries to collect food to support local food shelves. AARP members have contributed thousands of pounds of food while visiting over 20 different breweries over the last four years. All members donating food have had the opportunity to enjoy a free beer from the participating breweries as well as receiving tours of the facility conducted by knowledgeable brewery staff. Again in 2019 …

— Join AARP and the Thrive Center from 9:00-3:00 on May 10th for tips on how to get the most out of your mobile devices. All sessions will include a brief overview of the safety and security of using these devices. We will cover: • Smart Technology • Social Media • Voice Recognition Technology • Wearables Each session will be presented four times throughout the day (9:00 am, 10:30 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm). When registering, you will be able to …

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— The Roanoke Chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) will host their 24th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Banquet on Friday, January 18th, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Holiday Inn (Roanoke), located at 3315 Ordway Drive, N.W. 24017. The banquet speaker will be Ramona Leigh Taylor Esq. the 1985 – 1991 Richmond Chapter SCLC Secretary, a graduate of Duke University and the University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law. Attorney …

— Movies From Heaven: Miracles From Heaven Join us December 1st at Culpeper Baptist Church for a free movies for grownups screening of Miracles from Heaven based on the true story of the Beam family. When Christy (Jennifer Garner) discovers her daughter (Kylie Rogers) has a rare disease, she becomes a advocate for her daughters healing. After a freak accident, a miracle unfolds in the wake of her dramatic rescue that leaves medical specialists mystified, her family restored and their community …

— Roanoke Chapters Remain Involved Roanoke’s Southwest AARP Chapter #4652 has set as a goal for 2018-19, to grow its membership.  In order to attract new members and encourage former members to rejoin it is focusing on presenting informative and engaging programs.  In September, its program was presented by Ruth Anne Parsons, Administrator of the Adult Care Center of the Roanoke Valley, a day care center that offers care to physical, medical and mental dimensions of care while providing family support and …

— AARP Long Island is happy to continue our collaboration with The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CMPAC for discount prices on additional musicals The Rat Pack Lounge, Phantom of the Opera, Annie and Pippin! On all Friday and Saturday performances at 8pm (7:30PM for Annie), AARP members and their guests will receive 20% off regular admission prices (discounted tickets are $25).  Visit the theater link: www.cmpac.com.* Once signed in, discount code is “APCM18.” You can also contact the box office, …

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—     Curious about what events AARP is holding or participating in across Maryland? Look no further! This frequently updated calendar (we are adding more events every day!) will give you the basic details for events that AARP is either hosting or a part of, as well as links and contact information, so that you can connect with AARP locally in your community soon. Be sure to bookmark this page for easy access. Last updated May 23, 2019   For information …

— Get to know AARP Virginia and connect with other AARP Members and Volunteers over a a cup of coffee. Stop by for a cup of coffee or tea, compliments of AARP!  We know you’re busy, so feel free to grab a coffee or tea and head out to start your day, or have a seat and chat with AARP Virginia Volunteer Community Ambassadors. We would love to meet you! Friday, October 13 | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Jirani Coffeehouse| 9425 …

— Join AARP Virginia for a free screening of Landline starring Jenny Slate and Edie Falco. Featuring an ensemble cast of  John Turturro and Abby Quinn, Landline follows two sisters coming of age in 1990s New York when they discover their dad’s affair. Eventually, they learn he’s not the only cheater in the family. Don’t miss out on a chance to join us at the free screening of LANDLINE! Landline Monday, July 17, 2017 from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Regal Potomac …

— Join AARP Virginia for a free screening of The Zookeeper’s Wife starring Jessica Chastain! In 1939 Poland, working wife and mother Antonina Żabińska (Chastain) became a hero to hundreds. Antonina and her husband Jan (Heldenbergh) care for animals at the Warsaw Zoo and have raised a family in an idyllic existence. Their world is overturned when the country is invaded by the Germans and they are forced to report to the Reich’s newly appointed zoologist.  To fight back on their …