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.

Membership…Shelly Schwartz

Heads up, everyone! If you have been procrastinating about sending in your 2018 dues, the time is now! $17/yr to receive your Dispatch Newsletter by regular mail. $14/yr to receive your Dispatch Newsletter by e-mail For two people living at the same address and wanting to receive an e-mail copy, the fees are $31 total….

Legislative Thoughts

Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it….Ronald Reagan (1986) Talk is cheap, except when Congress does it….Anonymous I don’t make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts….Will…

Opportunity Tickets…Barbara Robinson

February drawings at three for $1 are: THE GARRET ($15 Gift Certificate) 1777 S Bascom Ave, Campbell 408-559-7930 (Thanks to Libby Harbour) BURGER KING ($5 Gift Card) Various Locations (Thanks to Jan Delucchi & our Chapter Treasure Chest Fund) CAMPBELL EXPRESS Two subscriptions 408-374-9700 (Thanks to Stephon Hansen) WEEKEND COFFEE ROASTERS Bag of Fresh Coffee…

Legislative Report…Daniel Nnorth and Claudia Schott

I don’t know about you, but the one thing that keeps swirling in my head is Medicare and Medicaid and my ability to pay the bills that they seem to generate. And as many problems as Obamacare has, I may become less happy and pay more once the Senate has their way. It looks like…

Community Service…Marilyn Clough

We are always delighted to receive contributions of eye glasses, hearing aids, and books on tape at our general meeting. Eye glass collection and distribution has been a project of the Lions Club for many years; we are happy to assist them with this worthy project. Over the years we have collected over 300 sets…

Sacred Heart…Angie Jaggars

February is the month of Love. Let’s show our Chapter’s love for a needy community. Have a Heart for Sacred Heart. Please bring HEARTY protein-rich canned food items (preferably pop tops) to our February meeting.

Program…Gene Lennon

Eli Tehrani is the territory manager and the ADA Title IV specialist for Clearcaptions in the San Francisco and Bay Area. His background is in medical and computer related products. He started working for Clearcaptions about a year ago and was working for Simarka Management prior to Clearcaptions. His mission is to work with local…

FEBRUARY 20 IN Q80

Social Time 9:30 am Meeting 10 am Leave clean clothing, 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 used greeting cards in the…

CHECK OUT THE 25-CENT ITEMS

CHECK OUT THE 25-CENT ITEMS ON THE TREASURE CHEST! LOTS OF OTHER ITEMS TOO! Last month to share 2018 Calendars.

IT’S SHOW TIME!

A fun time of an old-fashioned melodrama complete with boos and hisses from the audience, including olios, food and prizes, will be had by all! It’s presented by the Santa Clara Women’s League to benefit the Senior Citizen Health and Welfare program. This year we have tickets for two performances: an evening performance Saturday, March…