We meet monthly on the 3rd Tuesday from 9:30 to 11:15 AM at the Campbell Community Center. In the Roosevelt room, which is Q80.

Our Mission Statement:

AARP enhances the quality of life for all as we age. We champion positive social change and deliver value through advocacy, information, and service.

Legislative Report

Legislative Report…Daniel Nnorth and Claudia Schott The State Legislature is adjourned until January and the Governor has until the 15th of October to sign or veto the legislation. We don’t have a lot of time! Please urge Governor Brown to VETO Senate Bill 649, the Small Cell Towers Bill, which allows telecommunications companies to bypass…

Dates to Remember

DATES TO REMEMBER DEADLINE for articles for the Dispatch First Tuesday each month e-mail to mar2hruby@sbcglobal.net snail (US) mail: Dispatch, 2156 Orestes Way Campbell CA 95008 Executive Board Meeting, Wesley Manor Dining Room      Second Tuesday each month 10:00 am Chapter Meeting Campbell Community Center Room Q80       Third Tuesday each month   9:30 am

October 17 Meeting

OCTOBER  17 MEETING IN Q80 10:00 a.m.   Social Time 9:30 a.m. Leave clean clothing and bedding and nonperishable food for Sacred Heart on the bench outside. Please do not bring garage sale type items for Sacred Heart. Please bring books to share. Place these items on the first table: donations for the troops; new and…

Program

Program…Gene Lennon The October 17 program will feature Terry Gallo, “How Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley keeps low income seniors safe in their homes.”  Volunteers and communities come together to help low income seniors

Membership

MEMBERSHIP…Shelly Schwartz In an effort to stay solvent, and due to the increase in the cost of doing business, including postage and printing of our newsletter, effective immediately, our Chapter must increase the annual dues for next year by a whole 16 cents per month! Therefore, effective January 1, 2018 the increases will be as…

President’s Message

President…Ken Schieck From all accounts, the AARP picnic on Sept.19 was an unqualified success for the approximately 65 people who attended; the parking was good; the weather was more than co-operative; the food was great and the companionship was awesome.  Many many thanks to Paddy Wray and her planning committee including Sue McMillin, Marilyn Clough,…

Have a Happy Halloween

HAVE A HAPPY HALLOWEEN: You know you are too old to Trick or Treat when: 10. You get winded from knocking on the door. 9.  You need to have another kid chew the candy for you. 8.  You ask for high fiber candy only. 7.  When someone drops a candy bar in your bag, you…

HELP WANTED!!/Nominating Committee

HELP WANTED!! Nominating Committee…Jan Delucchi We have a desperate need to fill a few positions. We need a man to help Sheila prepare the coffee at the  general meeting.  Perhaps a man would be willing to help for October, November and December. January will be the annual luncheon and maybe Daniel will be back by…

Community Services

Community Service…Marilyn Clough The purple envelope awaits your TWO month’s worth of volunteer hours at our upcoming monthly meeting.  Please help us accumulate this information for our yearly report to  national AARP.  We know so many of you volunteer with the many organizations that help others in our extended communities (we are the Campbell AREA…

Have Another Laugh

Have Another Laugh Bob, a 70-year-old, extremely wealthy widower, showed up at the country club with a breathtakingly beautiful and very sexy 25 year-old blonde who knocked everyone’s socks off. She hung on Bob’s arm and listened intently to his every word. His buddies at the club were all aghast. At the first chance, they…