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AARP Virginia Academy: Smarter Living for All Ages

Thanks for attending the AARP Virginia Academy! As promised, below are the presentations that were presented on Saturday.

presentation - Tracey Gendron - DisruptAgiesm_30min_version_AARP

Brain Health

presentation - Alex AAA - Medicare 101

presentation - Sally Hurme - Getting the Most Out of Your Retirement

Social Security presentation June 2017

AARP Fraud Watch Network

HomeFit Presentation FINAL

presentation - Prepare to Care Presentation

Life Reimagine - Sally Cooney-Anderson


Join us at the AARP Virginia Academy: Smarter Living for All Ages on Saturday, June 17th at the Lee Center in Alexandria. This all-day event includes classes, a community resource fair, and free document shredding.

This event is designed to help you make plans for better living. Learn about keeping your brain healthy, preparing to care for a loved one, avoiding scams and frauds, and much more. You will get information about important life matters that you are faced with today or may face tomorrow. These tips and tools will help you make your own decisions about how you want to live.

Bring your sensitive documents for shredding! Our "shred truck" will be on-site from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Workshops and conversations include:

  • Keeping Your Brain Health
  • Fraud and Identity Theft
  • HomeFit
  • Medicare 101
  • Social Security
  • Re-imaging Your Life
  • Get the Most out of Your Retirement
  • Preparing to be a Caregiver

View the full AARP Virginia Academy_ Smarter Living for All Ages agenda

Saturday, June 17, 2017, from 8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Lee Center, 1108 Jefferson Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Registration starts at 8:15 a.m.


Download the event flyer to share with your friends

This event is free. No products will be sold at this event. Preferred classes fill up quickly. View class descriptions on the full AARP Virginia Academy_ Smarter Living for All Ages agenda

Additionally, we will be collecting nonperishable food items for ALIVE! - the largest safety net for the needy in the City of Alexandria, addressing needs for those less fortunate in the community. Attendees who bring three items or more will receive a gift, while supplies last.

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