— 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. Based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, Only the Brave is the heroic story of one unit of local firefighters that through hope, determination, sacrifice, and the drive to protect families, communities, and our country become one of the most elite firefighting teams in the nation. The film has been rated PG-13 by the MPAA for …

— Please join us for a FREE screening of Hacksaw Ridge in Roanoke, Virginia Thursday, April 27 in Roanoke’s Grandin Theatre. Hacksaw Ridge is the true story of Desmond Doss (Garfield) who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. Doss was the only American solider in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that while the war was justified, killing was wrong. Rated R for …

— From conversations on creating a secure financial future, to learning how to protect yourself against fraud, to discovering your “what’s next,” to gaining skills for a job search, and more,  AARP Connecticut hosts numerous events across a wide variety of topics in communities throughout the state every month. The events are open to the public, and while some require registration, others do not. For questions, contact AARP Connecticut Community Outreach Director Erica Michalowski at 860-548-3163 or emichalowski@aarp.org. Read about a …

— Haverford Music Fest This weekend, AARP Pennsylvania was present at the 6th Annual Haverford Music Festival talking about AARP and volunteer opportunities with us. During the event, there was more than 30 artist performances, vendors, food, drinks, and children’s activities.   Feria del Barrio On September 11, during one of Philadelphia’s largest Hispanic-Latino events, AARP Pennsylvania engaged with the community at Feria del Barrio. We talked to participants about AARP, but most importantly, we got to soak up the music, dancing, …

— AARP Florida Take a Stand has some exciting news for you! We’re kicking off summer 2016 in a big way with the opening of our three Florida headquarters. Our staff and volunteers have been on the ground and working diligently across the state for months, and now we are inviting you to come out and see what all the excitement is about.  Join us from 2 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29, as we host a grand opening of …

— AARP Connecticut hosts numerous events across a wide variety of topics in communities throughout the state every month. The events are open to the public, and while some require registration, others do not. For questions, contact AARP Connecticut Community Outreach Director Erica Michalowski at 860-548-3163 or emichalowski@aarp.org. AARP and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will host a free educational and networking “Boot Camp” seminar for Connecticut entrepreneurs and small business owners on Thursday, June 16, at 6 p.m. Seating is limited …

— Anyone in Hawaii can be a victim of financial fraud. Even for sophisticated investors, fraudsters are masters of persuasion, skilled at tailoring pitches to match the psychological profiles of their targets. AARP Hawaii is teaming up with financial fraud specialists from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Office of the Securities Commissioner, Hawaii’s BBB, and the National Center for Victims of Crime to offer free workshops on March 2 and March 4 focusing …

— Every day in Hawaii a silent army of family caregivers performs a great labor of love by helping their parents and spouses remain at home. An estimated 154,000 family caregivers in the islands help older loved ones with everything from medications and medical care, meals, bathing and dressing, chores, and much more. While Hawaii’s caregivers wouldn’t have it any other way, they need a little support. AARP Hawaii is offering free caregiver events in Hilo, Honolulu and Kapaa in November, …

— Boise Contemporary Theater (BCT) is offering a special discount on 2015|2016 Early Bird Season Tickets for AARP Idaho members and family. The mission of BCT is to create theater that invites us all to imagine something new. Be part of Boise’s home for contemporary theater. AARP Members and their families can SAVE $30 on BCT’s  2015|2016 Early Bird Season Ticket Subscription if you’re a NEW subscriber. 5 Plays. 5 Unique Stories. 5 Great Nights of Theater; all for $120 per …

— AARP Hawaii and state agencies leading the fight against fraud will offer a free public awareness event at Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall on Wednesday, June 10 (9:30 – 11:30 a.m.) The event is intended to arm Kauai residents against the threat of identity theft, investment fraud, and related scams that rake in billions of dollars across the country each year. The Scam Jam workshop is co-sponsored by the State Office of the Securities Commissioner, the Better Business Bureau of …