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UPCOMING EVENTS, FALL 2016

AARP is at work right here in your community! Check out some of our events in NJ.

EVENT: AARP National Day of Service

DATE: 9/12/2016

TIME: Any time!

LOCATION: Any location!

DESCRIPTION: The AARP National Day of Service is an AARP initiative where staff and volunteers throughout the country commemorate those lost and the benevolence of those who helped on 9-11 by engaging in volunteer projects on September 11. The goal is to improve the lives of others within their communities. This year, it has been expanded to Monday, September 12th since the National Day of Service and Remembrance falls on a weekend.

RSVP: No RSVP required, however we invite you to take pictures of your service activity and share them on our Facebook site! www.facebook.com/AARPNewJersey

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: https://states.aarp.org/day-service-2/

 

EVENT: Salsapalooza

DATE: 9/24/2016

TIME: 8:00 PM

LOCATION: New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center Drive, Newark

DESCRIPTION: The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) and AARP New Jersey present a special opportunity for AARP members to meet and mingle while learning how AARP is at work in your community! Meet AARP New Jersey team members and learn about our advocacy and community outreach work in New Jersey. AARP members and their guests receive 20% off tickets for SALSAPALOOZA: Tito Rojas, Charlie Aponte, Paquito Guzman, and Ray De La Paz.

RSVP: Order today at 1-888-GO-NJPAC (select “Representative” from menu) or www.NJPAC.org. Provide offer code 1GROOVE to get a 20% off discount!

 

EVENT: Buena Vista Social Club

DATE: 10/17/2016

START TIME: 8:00 PM

END TIME:

LOCATION: New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center Drive, Newark

DESCRIPTION: The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) and AARP New Jersey present a special opportunity for AARP members to meet and mingle while learning how AARP is at work in your community! Meet AARP New Jersey team members and learn about our advocacy and community outreach work in New Jersey. AARP members and their guests receive 20% off tickets for Buena Vista Social Club: Omara Portuondo “85 Tour,” special guests Roberto Fonseca, Anat Cohen, and Regina Carter.

RSVP: Order today at 1-888-GO-NJPAC (select “Representative” from menu) or NJPAC.org. Provide offer code 1GROOVE to get a 20% off discount!

 

EVENT: Jets Game

DATE: 11/13/2016

START TIME: 1PM (for kickoff)

LOCATION: MetLife Stadium, 50 Route 120, Meadowlands Sports Complex, East Rutherford

DESCRIPTION: Score a touchdown with the NEW YORK JETS and AARP! AARP values your membership, and we want you to get the most out of life right where you live! This is a great opportunity to learn how AARP is at work in your community! What’s more, gridiron fans can get up to 35 percent off tickets to the New York Jets–Los Angeles Rams game! Come join other local AARP members, volunteers and staff at the game and hear what AARP is doing in your community. Additionally, the first 50 people to visit the AARP table on site at the game will be invited to participate in a post-game field visit.

RSVP: To order tickets, call 973-549-4872, or visit https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/nyjets/EN/link/promotion/home/b98f4ec6f3ea1f03e294036956a171a96ef2def0. Use promo code GREEN16NYJ to get up to  35% discount!

 

 

UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS

The following are upcoming events organized by AARP’s community partners.

 

EVENT: Bergen  County Annual Senior Citizens Day Picnic

DATE: 9/14/2016

START TIME: 10:00 AM

END TIME: 3:30 PM

LOCATION: Van Saun County Park, Paramus

DESCRIPTION: Come join us for some fun in the park! Enjoy food, music, crafts, and stop by the AARP table and learn how AARP volunteers are at work in Bergen county!

RSVP: No RSVP required.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/DocumentCenter/View/6009

 

EVENT: Healthy Heritage Lifestyle Sisters' Day of Wellness

DATE: 9/17/2016

START TIME: 10:00 AM

END TIME: 3:00 PM

LOCATION: NJIT Campus, Newark, NJ

DESCRIPTION:

RSVP: Visit www.healthyheritagelifestyle.com or call 973-715-3934  for more information and to purchase a registration ticket.

 

EVENT: Save Latin America’s Community Health & Wellness Family Festival

DATE: 9/18/2016

START TIME: 10:00 AM

END TIME: 6:00 PM

LOCATION: Jose Marti Academy, 1800 Summit Ave. Union City, NJ.

DESCRIPTION: Free community event.

RSVP: No RSVP required.

 

EVENT: Holy Family Church's Annual Cultural Festival

DATE: 9/18/2016

START TIME: 11:30 AM

END TIME: 6:00 PM

LOCATION: Union City, NJ

 

EVENT: Bergen Volunteer Center Fall Volunteer Festival

DATE: 9/18/2016

START TIME: 11:00 AM

END TIME: 3:00 PM

LOCATION: Van Saun County Park, 216 Forest Avenue, Paramus

DESCRIPTION:

RSVP: No RSVP required.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: http://bergenvolunteers.org/bergen-s-amazing-race.html

 

EVENT: Lupe Latina Summit

DATE: 9/24/2016

START TIME: 8:00 AM

END TIME: 4:00 PM

LOCATION: Rutgers, 100 George Street, New Brunswick

DESCRIPTION: This is a community event in which AARP is a sponsor. The Lupe Latina Summit serves to gather Latinas from all walks of life and provide a day-long program of education and networking opportunities.

RSVP: Visit www.LupeLatinaSummit.org for more information and to purchase a registration ticket.

 

EVENT: Essex County Annual Senior Wellness Day

DATE: 9/27/2016

START TIME: 10:00 AM

END TIME: 2:00 PM

LOCATION: Essex County Codey Arena, 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange

RSVP: No RSVP required.

 

EVENT: New Jersey Black Issues Convention Leadership Conference

DATE: 10/6/2016 to 10/7/2016

LOCATION: Best Western / Robert Treat Hotel, 50 Park Place, Newark

DESCRIPTION: At this convention, AARP will host a seminar on Fraud Prevention on 10/06 and engage participants on our Take A Stand information at our exhibit booth.

RSVP: Visit www.njbic.org for more info and to purchase a registration ticket.

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