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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Gazette: Senior Diplomacy & Mobile Meals

Check out two articles in the most recent Alexandria Gazette packet on Senior Services of Alexandria’s programming. Page 4: Learn more about SSA’s Senior Ambassador Program Page 15: Learn more about SSA’s Meals on Wheels volunteers and their training with the new Mobile Meals app. Click below: http://connectionarchives.com/PDF/2019/013019/Alexandria.pdf

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Spring2Action: Early Giving Opens March 27th

Why should you give to Spring2ACTion? Spring2ACTion is an online giving day, hosted by ACT for Alexandria, created to support the nonprofits doing great work in our community. Since 2011, 55,000 generous donors, like YOU, have given more than $8 million dollars to 160 nonprofits through Spring2ACTion, making

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Enhancing Your Cell Phone for Easier Use

Join Dammie Onafeko as he discusses Apple iPhones and how their accessibility features can support individuals with low vision. Free parking and refreshments provided. For more information, call Kym at the library at (703) 746-1762.   Beatley Library in Alexandria (5005 Duke St.) February 15th from 1-230PM.

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Zebra: Speaker Series Line-Up for 2019

This month’s Zebra Press featured Senior Services’ first three Speaker Series events of 2019. Click below to read more on page 58 about the January, February, and March events. http://content.thezebra.org/ZebraPressContent/1/1/1/1/1/33/Zebra_Press-January_2019.pdf

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Need free help with your taxes?

The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program provides free federal tax return preparation and e-filing from Feb 1 (Mason District Government Center will open January 30) through April 15, 2019 by volunteers certified by the IRS. The twelve centers (listed below) in Northern Virginia also prepare Virginia returns.  Sites

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