AARP will get free lunch at next meeting |

AARP will get free lunch at next meeting

Staff reports

The Carson Valley Chapter of AARP #3683 will meet Thursday, March 1, at 12:30 p.m. at Merrill Gardens, 1565-A Virginia Ranch Rd., Gardnerville.

Lunch will be served compliments of Merrill Gardens. Those who plan to attend should contact Merrill Gardens, 782-3100, by Feb. 23 to make a reservation.

A daytime bus trip to Boomtown is planned for April. The exact date and cost will be announced at the meeting.

Carson Valley AARP chapter provides information, services and activities to help enhance the quality of life for seniors. The group acts as an advocate for seniors, educates and informs them about legislation and advocacy, health care and wellness, economic security and life planning, consumer information and protection.

The chapter provides service programs such as Tax Aide, AARP Safe Driving program, Connections for Independent Living and grief and loss counseling.

Members of the National AARP and the public are invited to attend. Meetings are informative and sometimes fun. For information, contact Marion Weissheimer at 782-6010.