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Monthly archive for February 2019

Gazette: SSA Honors Community Leaders

Page 14 of this week’s Alexandria Gazette highlights the biographies of four extraordinary Alexandrians. We’re humbled by their work in the community and excited to honor them at Senior Services of Alexandria’s 2019 Gala. Read more here: http://connectionarchives.com/PDF/2019/021319/Alexandria.pdf

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Historic Tour: Carlyle House on March 8th

Discover Carlyle House Historic Park, home to an eighteenth-century historic house museum in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. John Carlyle, wealthy merchant and a founder of Alexandria, completed his elegant stone mansion in 1753. Today, Carlyle House is one of the nation’s finest examples of Georgian residential architecture.

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AARP Workshops: Job Search, Networking, and Interviewing

AARP is offering two upcoming workshops for older adults held at: City of Alexandria Workforce Development Center Lower Level Conference Room 1800 N. Beauregard Street Alexandria, VA 22311   JOB SEARCH IN THE DIGITAL AGE Friday, February 22 | 1:30 –3 p.m. Whether you’re making a career

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Alexandria Gazette: Stay Connected in your Community

Check out page 13 for an article about Senior Services’ February Speaker Series.   http://connectionarchives.com/PDF/2019/020619/Alexandria.pdf

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Senior Living in Alexandria: February Edition

Learn more about the Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington. Guests Caren Forsten and Sandy Neuzil speak about the goals of this charity. Then, Registered Dietitian Madison Reeder walks you through a food demonstration. She’s making chocolate mousse with tofu!  

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Scam Alert: Caller asking for Social Security Number

The FTC is getting reports about people pretending to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA) who are trying to get your Social Security number and even your money. In one version of the scam, the caller says your Social Security number has been linked to a

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Zebra: Proper Nutrition Vital for Seniors

Check out page 50 of the Zebra below. MaryAnne Beatty, Communication Director for SSA, discusses why Meals on Wheels is a good option for seniors.   http://digital.thezebra.org/?issueID=34&pageID=50

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