President…Ken Schieck

March brings St. Patrick’s Day (wear green to the general meeting!), daylight savings time, comes like a lion and goes out like a lamb (or so I was taught in grammar school). This letter is very short because I want to highlight three local AARP-sponsored events, all of which take place before the general meeting.


Intro to Android 10:00 AM 11:30 AM

Beyond the Basics 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Intro to Android 2:30 AM to 4;00 PM

Beyond the Basics 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Hilton San Jose – San Carlos Room, 300 S. Almaden Blvd, San Jose 95110

Register by Phone 1-800-213-4587

Register Online:

Paid Street and Lot Parking 401 S. Almaden Blvd.

Devices will be provided for practice and all participants will get a free touchscreen stylus pen. Sign up today— seating is limited.

(RE)ENERGIZE YOUR JOB SEARCH Join us and learn how to master the online job search, Effectively network, and ace the interview! Tuesday March 13

Job Search in the Digital Age 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Sharpen Your Networking & Interview Skills 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Almaden Community Center Classroom

6445 Camden Avenue, San Jose 95120 (This location does NOT take RSVPs)

Register by Phone: 1-866-237-7027

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Complimentary Onsite Parking

CAREVERSATIONS A FREE and fun event for family caregivers Join AARP for an engaging conversation about family caregiving. Connect with other family caregivers around your table, Enjoy complimentary light snacks, and learn more about How to build a support network, tips to care for yourself and Where to find local resources. Sunday, March 18 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Flames Eatery & Bar, Private Room

88 S. 4th Street, San Jose 95112 (This location does NOT take RSVPs)

Register by Phone: 1-855-380-2139 Register Online: