The New Milford Chapter AARP No. 3241 has announced its latest happenings, including its upcoming meetings, as follows:

• The next meeting will be held Dec. 9 at noon in the fellowship hall of St. John's Episcopal Church on Whittlesey Avenue.

A Christmas luncheon will be offered.

New members, who are always welcome, are reminded to bring their national AARP membership cards and dues. An AARP Chapter No. 3241 card will be issued to new members.

The cost of the lunch is $15, with payment due by Nov. 30.

Checks may be mailed to Theresa Slatcher, 90 Second Hill Road, New Milford, CT 06776, or given to Terri Holding at the senior center.

In lieu of a grab bag swap, attendees are asked to bring a suggested donation of $5, with monies to benefit families in need.

Also, attendees are asked to bring an unwrapped, personal item gift to be given to a nursing home resident.

Anyone who plans to take the bus from the senior center to the church is asked to contact Judy at the senior center by Dec. 1.

For more information about the event, call Ms. Slatcher at 860-355-8670.

The AARP board will meet Dec. 7 at 2 p.m. at the Richmond Citizen Center at 40 Main St. to discuss upcoming programs and business.