The highlight of the April 9 Black Forest AARP meeting occurred when Chapter President Chuck Karlstrum and Vice President Waldo Pendleton presented Les and Diana Apodaca with a 2014 National AARP Chapter and REA Community Service Award. The Apodaca’s were honored for their exceptionally outstanding service to the Black Forest Chapter and the Community. A letter and citation, from the AARP National President, cited their exemplary service for the betterment of the community. The…Continue
Stephen Blucher, volunteer for the AARP Driver Safety program, presented a comprehensive course on Driver Safety at the Black Forest Lutheran Church recently. The presentation served as a refresher course for older drivers by emphasizing the benefits of traffic awareness, the adherence to local and state driving laws and understanding one’s individual limitations. The course also focused on new or changed Colorado driving laws and the reminder to everyone that driving skills can…Continue
Do you know what to do if someone around you has symptoms of a stroke or heart attack? What should you do?
Assistant Chief, Jim Rebitski from the Black Forest Fire and Rescue answered these questions with an interesting and informative presentation at the Black Forest AARP Chapter’s February meeting at the Black Forest Lutheran Church. The presentation featured the time-critical identification and responses by family or individuals and medical responders that can…Continue