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Yearly archive for 2017

Sponsorships Available for Senior Law Day

Register now to be a sponsor for the seventh annual Senior Law Day, which will be held on Saturday, October 14, at TC Williams High School auditorium from 9am-12:30pm.  The topic will be “Aging in Alexandria: Planning for Life Transitions”.   Local experts will discuss legal and financial

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Save the Date! 2017 Oktoberfest Coming up on Oct. 11th

Senior Services of Alexandria’s 2017 Oktoberfest will be held at Port City Brewing Company on October 11th. This annual fundraiser supports SSA’s programs and services for Alexandria seniors, including our Senior Nutrition Program, Friendly Visitor Program, AniMeals on Wheels, and our educational programming. Be sure to join

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Zebra: Do You Have Your Silver Service Card?

In the August issue of the Zebra, SSA’s Executive Director Mary Lee Anderson shares updates about our newest program: the Silver Service Card. Featuring discounts at 30 local businesses and restaurants, the Silver Service Card is a program sponsored by Senior Services of Alexandria, the City of Alexandria’s Commission

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Senior Living in Alexandria- August 2017

In our August episode, Senior Living in Alexandria‘s host, Jim Roberts, sat down with Rodney Bates, the Recreation Coordinator at William Ramsay Recreation Center. In addition to coordinating programs for all ages at William Ramsay, Bates also teaches several classes for seniors, such as Strength and Conditioning and

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Alexandria Gazette – Senior Academy Accepting Applications

This week’s Alexandria Gazette includes an article written by SSA’s Director of Communications and Community Outreach, MaryAnne Beatty, about the 3rd annual Senior Academy. For more information on the Senior Academy and how to register, read the full article on page 11, or visit our registration page. Space is

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Check out SSA’s Newest Program: Silver Service Card

  Senior Services of Alexandria, the City of Alexandria, and At Home in Alexandria have started a new program to connect seniors with local businesses. The Silver Service Card, when presented at participating locations, offers discounts to Alexandria seniors 60 years and older.   Del Ray Bombay Curry Free

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31st Annual Young at Art Show

This year’s Young at Art is the 31st Annual Juried Art Show for local artists 55 and up.  Sponsored by Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA) and Goodwin House, and hosted once again by the Durant Arts Center, Young at Art will feature works by local artists–amateurs, teachers,

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Contribute to SSA via AmazonSmile

Amazon’s third-annual Prime Day will take place on Tuesday, July 11 and will feature more than 100,000 deals exclusively for Prime members, making it one of the biggest shopping days of the year on the site. As always, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of each

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SSA to offer Senior Academy this Fall – Registration Closed

SSA - Senior Academy 2016

Senior Services of Alexandria, in partnership with the City of Alexandria, is offering the 3rd Annual Senior Academy starting Wednesday, September 6, 2017, 10 am to Noon.  This four-week course, held every Wednesday morning, is designed to provide Alexandria’s seniors who are 60+ with an opportunity to gain

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Zebra: Senior Academy and AniMeals Grant

Senior Services of Alexandria was featured in two articles of the July edition of the Zebra Press. The first “Senior Academy: Calling All Seniors 60+” was written by SSA Director of Communications MaryAnne Beatty. SSA’s annual Senior Academy is designed much like the Alexandria Police Academy and

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