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Learning and Discovering Real Possibilities with AARP Virginia at the Norfolk Public Library

Pretlow Library

A speaker series offering tools and resources for Virginians 50+

  NORFOLK _ Taking care of a loved one that is sick, figuring out your next step in life or trying to achieve financial freedom are just some of the challenges we face. Join AARP Virginia as we host three sessions as part of the Meet, Learn, Discover Series at the Pretlow Library in Norfolk. Learn about tips and tools that can help you overcome the challenges facing older Americans.

Speakers will be on hand to discuss a range of topics and host informational workshops. The dates and topics are as follows:

April 20: “Financial Freedom Workshop”

This free interactive financial workshop is designed to empower and educate individuals with tools, strategies and resources to help them achieve short and long-term financial security. 


May 18: “Prepare to Care”

AARP’s Prepare to Care work­shop provides you with information and resources to help you to take better care of the ones you love. In this workshop, participants will learn five steps every caregiver should take: How to Start the Conversation; Forming a Team; Making a Family Plan; Finding Support; and the Importance of Caring for Yourself.


June 15: “Life Reimagined – Discovering Your New Life Possibilities”

Our free Life Reimagined workshops are designed to help guide you through a new life phase. Receive expert guidance and resources to help you focus your own special gifts, connect with people who can support you, and explore new directions.


Each workshop is free and will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Pretlow Anchor Branch Library, 111 W. Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23503

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of nearly 38 million that helps people turn their goals and dreams into 'Real Possibilities' by changing the way America defines aging. With staffed offices in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, AARP works to strengthen communities and promote the issues that matter most to families such as healthcare security, financial security and personal fulfillment. AARP also advocates for individuals in the marketplace by selecting products and services of high quality and value to carry the AARP name.  As a trusted source for news and information, AARP produces the world’s largest circulation magazine, AARP The Magazine and AARP Bulletin. AARP does not endorse candidates for public office or make contributions to political campaigns or candidates. To learn more, visit or follow @aarp and our CEO @JoAnn_Jenkins on Twitter.



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