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

We meet monthly on the 3rd Tuesday, Social time 9:15, meeting 10 AM to 11:30 AM at the Campbell Community Center. In the Roosevelt room, which is Q80.

To all members of Campbell AARP Chapter 5151 – Ken Schieck, President

These past few weeks have been a difficult time for all of us.  As various government and other agencies have given us timely information and suggestions as to how to handle the Coronavirus, we still need to know how to live in this ‘new normal’ time. I participated in the national AARP conference call on March 26; the moderator gave us the following websites: aarp.org/coronavirus cdc.gov/coronavirus The second one is the Center for Disease Control; both of these have current info about the virus and issues surrounding it. Many of you want to know how, and if, the events and meetings in which our chapter is normally involved will continue; all I can say right now is that we are basically in uncharted waters.  The Board and I want to continue as many activities as possible, while planning them under these new circumstances. I know that it is important for seniors not to feel undue isolation in this moment; loneliness is a human issue, especially for those of us over 55.  National AARP reckons that 20% of older Americans are at risk for social isolation and even more if they are struggling financially.  Therefore, I am asking Thelma Bridges, our phone committee chair, to make

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Community Service … Leona Fails

Thanks to all the AARP members, we had a total of almost 3,000 volunteer hours recorded for 2019.  Way to go!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       AARP FREE income-tax

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AARP Movies for Grownups

Interested in “going to the movies” on AARP? Option #1:  Members can monitor https://www.aarp.org/entertainment/movies-for-grownups/.  Use the link to locate the “Free Movie Screening Near You.” 

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