Historian to speak at AARP meeting
The local chapter of AARP will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Nov. 17, at the Fenner Avenue Hall in Newport. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m. but new members should come at 1:15 p.m.
The speaker will be local historian, Jim Garman, who has recently published his sixth book "Historic Tales of Newport County."
Garman will share his stories of local history with AARP members. Remember to bring nonperishable goods for the AARP pantry project.
Volunteers are needed to help with the annual AARP holiday party scheduled for Monday, Dec. 15, at the Atlantic Beach Club.