Our Mission:

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.

President…Ken Schieck

This month I must pass on the sad news that both Daphne and George Depold died recently; they were members of AARP until about 4 years ago, and they were living recently in an assisted-living facility in Santa Clara. George was a participant in the D-Day offensive and was well known in the local veteran community. George had close ties to many local veterans’ organizations: our American Legion post, the San Jose Veterans Center, and The Olive Tree (Campbell’s Veterans Memorial Foundation). George started our troop support effort in 2006, mailing care packages to troops in Afghanistan and Iraq before this activity became a chapter project. He served on our board of directors for many years and was responsible for getting us involved in the Moffett Field gift wrap extravaganza. George had two bricks in his honor at the Campbell Veterans Memorial Foundation and they have an 8 x 8 paver in place to honor him as their first ‘veteran of the year.’ He was also an honorary chaplain for the organization. In addition, George was the troops chairperson, and he was in charge of the AARP Christmas wrap with the sheriff. Daphne was involved in the Campbell Seniors Caring Hearts Club. They make little

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Greeting Cards

We are still collecting new & used greeting cards. But now we need all used cards rubber banded before putting them in the box.

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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

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A book never written: “Coming to America” by Anita Greencard. Joke by Sam B., Hingham, Mass.   Alex: Where did our first president keep his

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JULY 17 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

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Driver Safety Program

Wed.7/18. & Friday 7/20. 9:00am—1:00pm. Rm Q80 Campbell Community Center $15.00. for AARP members, $20.00 non-members. Review of safe driving habits. Pre-registration is required. To

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Nominating Committee…Jan Deluchi We need help! Thank you to the members who have volunteered to help at the monthly meetings. We still need your help  

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Father’s Occupation

“What’s your father’s occupation?” asked the school secretary on the first day of the new academic year. “He’s a magician, ma’am” said Little Johnny. “How

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