AARP Driver Safety


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VMP Manor Park

8621 W. Beloit Rd., Milwaukee 53227

Friday, March 22nd – 12:30-4:30pm

Registration required at 414-607-4125

 

The cost is $12 for AARP members, $14 for non-members. Pay by check or cash the day of the class. Participation may earn you an insurance discount, check with your insurance carrier.

The AARP Driver Safety course is intended course is intended to provide all drivers, especially those age 50 and older, with a classroom and online course that helps them improve their driving skills, drive safely, sustain mobility and maintain independence!

In this four-hour course you will learn:

  • Steps for driving roundabouts
  • Managing dangerous blind spots
  • Proper following distance behind another car
  • Safe ways to change lanes and make turns at busy intersections
  • Proper use of safety belts, air bags, anti-lock brakes
  • Managing the effects of aging on driving
  • Eliminating distractions while driving
  • Effects of medications on driving

Former participants have this to say:

“This is a top rate class; it’s what I need as a refresher.”

“I’m very happy that I took this class. I drive a lot; I know this will help me.”

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2013 St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Milwaukee


47th Annual Shamrock Club of Wisconsin’s

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Saturday, March 9th – Noon

 

Annual St Patrick’s Day Parade will take place on March 9th, 2013, stepping off at noon at 3rd and Wisconsin and finishing at Water and Highland.Join us for one of the best St Patrick’s Day Parades in the country and the grandest parade in Wisconsin. The Parade will feature 140+ units and includes local politicians and celebrities, floats, bagpipe and marching bands and Irish and Celtic organizations. And on St. Patrick’s Day, everyone is Irish!The 47th Annual Parade is presented by Westown Association,The Shamrock Club of Wisconsin and Killian’s Irish Stout.

Parade Route:

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Garage & Basement Clutter


Ready, Set, Downsize!

RSVP by 3/12 at 414-607-4125

$15/person
VMP Manor Park – 8621 W. Beloit Rd. in Milwaukee

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Learn how to decide what to keep, discard or donate. More importantly, learn how to organize what’s left so you can find things when you need them! Turn your garage and basement into useful storage. Classes taught by room…

  • Garage & Basement
    Tuesday, March 19th from 6-8pm

Includes light refreshments and training from Kathi Miller, Clutter Coach.

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2013 Blarney Run/Walk in Wauwatosa


The Blarney Run/Walk
Saturday, March 9th
3.1-mile (5K) run or 2-mile walk
Hosted by the Wauwatosa Historical Society 

 

The registration fee includes a t-shirt and freebies.

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Fee:

Advance Registration $22
Day of Race $25
The first 800 Blarney Run/Walk participants will be guaranteed a special commemorative long-sleeved T-shirt with an exclusive design.
You can also register at advance registration prices during packet pickup 4-7pm Friday.

Awards:

Awards for the Blarney Run/Walk will be given to the overall male and female winners, the first three males and females in each age group, and the top wheelchair finisher. Results will be posted and awards will be presented immediately after the race in the Wil-O-Way Center.

 

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