Chapter at a Glance
AARP Blacksburg History
Board of Directors 2023
Opportunities For Member Involvement
Legislative and Advocacy
Application For Membership
Chapter # 2613
Serving the New River Valley Since 1976
AARP BLACKSBURG 2022 PROGRAMS
Each monthly member meeting includes a formal program, normally a speaker with an informative message.
Program Topics 2017-2021 are available here.
Weather:Climate Change, National Weather Service, Blacksburg
January 18, 2022
Fred Piercy & Katherine Allen
A Few Family Relationship Issues of Older Adults
February 15, 2022
Mushroom Identification Basics and the Virginia Big 20
March 15, 2022
Katarina Kosič Ficco
Caves and Karst of Virginia.
Casey Jenkins from the Montgomery County Museum will also inform the membership of their campaign.
April 19, 2022
Critical Race Theory and Systemic Racism.
May 17, 2022
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June 17, 2022
AARP BLACKSBURG ANNUAL PICNIC
The annual picnic will return in-person this year! Make your plans for an enjoyable event catered by HazelBea at the home of Terry Wildman and Sue Magliaro.
June 17, 2022
September 20, 2022
Overview of Veterans Benefits
October 18, 2022
Xenotransplanation: The Solution for Overcoming the Organ Shortage Crisis
November 15, 2022
CHAPTER HOLIDAY LUNCHEON
This is our end-of-year chapter celebration and will be held at the Warm Hearth Village Welcome Center. Our speaker is Jared Caffee, Associate Director for Advocacy and Outreach at AARP Virginia. Click below to purchase luncheon tickets.
December 13, 2022, 11:30am-1:00pm