— This Q&A Webinar Offers Tips Anyone Can Use 10 Retirement Planning Quick Tips Online Q&A PART 1: Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 7 p.m. ET PART 2: Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7 p.m. ET If you feel like it’s too late to save anything for retirement, AARP has some reassuring news for you: It’s not. Even if you’re behind schedule on retirement planning, there are still ways to grow your nest egg. A first step is to stop putting it off …

— Attend AARP’s Free, Two-Part Webinar Medicare: Your Questions Answered PART 1: Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 7 p.m. ET PART 2: Thursday, October 18, 2018 7 p.m. ET The better you understand Medicare, the smarter decisions you can make about it—no matter if you’re enrolling for the first time or getting ready to make changes to your coverage. AARP’s free, two-part webinar helps you get answers and understand your options right when you need it—at the start of the Medicare annual …

— Michigan’s general election Nov. 6 includes races for governor, a U.S. Senate seat, all 14 U.S. House seats, 148 state legislative seats, secretary of state and attorney general. Mail requests for absentee ballots must be received by Saturday, Nov. 3, and ballots must be returned by 8 p.m. on Election Day. Voters must have a photo ID or sign an affidavit attesting that they do not have one. For information about voting laws and polling places, go to mi.gov/vote. Videos …

— Attend Our Free Webinar to Get All the Answers Social Security, Your Questions Answered PART 1: Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 7 p.m. ET PART 2: Thursday, September 27, 2018 7 p.m. ET You’ve worked your whole life and now you can start thinking about your retirement options. But when should you claim your Social Security retirement benefits to get the biggest check? And how do you get the money coming in the first place? It can be a confusing process. …

— Activities scheduled for a Grandparents Day Celebration on Sunday, September 9th Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History AARP Michigan and the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History will celebrate the special relationship between grandparents and grandchildren at a Grandparents Day event, on Sunday, Sept. 9 in Detroit. The event will take place from 1-5 p.m. at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren Avenue in Detroit. This free, fun-filled afternoon will include activities …

— AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Michigan for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!   EVENTS OCTOBER Tuesday, October 2  –  Disrupting Disparities: A Continuum of Care in Michigan, Statewide Conference.  AARP Michigan, Western Michigan University College of Health and Human Services, along with more than …

— By Paula D. Cunningham AARP Michigan State President How to strengthen and preserve Social Security for future generations is one of the most important decisions facing federal policymakers. This campaign season, questions about Social Security’s fate belong on the forefront. Born in the depths of the Great Depression, Social Security is showing signs of financial distress. Sooner or later, our national leaders will need to step in to secure its long-term future. And whether you’re a potential beneficiary of Social …

— AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Michigan for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!   EVENTS ONGOING Fourth Tuesday of Each Month  –  AARP on Tap. Connect with other 50+ folks over a beer (or other beverage). Learn about local craft breweries (including tours), network with …

— AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Michigan for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us! EVENTS SEPTEMBER Monday, September 24  –  Finances 50+. This workshop is designed to help you build habits than can improve your financial situation. You will get a good handle on where you stand …

— AARP is here to help you take on today – and every day. From sharing practical resources, to holding fun activities and events, AARP is providing opportunities to connect and help build an even stronger Michigan for all ages to live, work and play. We hope you’ll join us!   EVENTS SEPTEMBER Tuesday, September 25  –  Fraud Watch Network seminar.  Come learn how to outsmart con artists before they steal your hard earned money. Location: DeWitt Township Community Center.  16101 Brook Road, …