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Speaker Series: Leaving a Legacy

Explore the idea of preserving your own story. Historians and families used to have letters & diaries to construct their family history. In a world gone digital, how will we pass on our experiences and life lessons? Come hear Anne Bolen, a professional story catcher, explain why

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Senior Tour: Friendship Firehouse Museum

Interested in learning more about your city’s history? Join Beatley Central Library and Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA) as we tour Old Town and visit some of its most valuable landmarks. Alexandria has a rich history, and this is a great chance to see it for yourself!

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Holiday Celebration for Seniors

The Alexandria Successful Aging Committee, Senior Services of Alexandria, and others are hosting the annual Holiday Celebration for Seniors Friday, December 7th 10:30am to 1pm   Lee Center Exhibit Hall 1103 Jefferson St.   Festive Entertainment, Door prizes, Luncheon, and a Surprise Guest!   For more information,

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Food Trends Demo – November 27 event is canceled

We have to cancel our November 27 event.  We will start up again in January – stay tuned!   Healthy eating trends are constantly changing. Ever wonder which ones are right for you? Join Registered Dietitian Madison Reeder as she explains which trends are best to incorporate

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2018 Oktoberfest Recap

SSA’s 2018 Oktoberfest was held on October 3rd at Port City Brewery. Check out more photos on our Facebook page. This annual fundraiser supports SSA’s programs and services for Alexandria seniors, including our Senior Nutrition Program (which includes Meals on Wheels and Groceries to Go), Friendly Visitor

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October Speaker Series: The Healthcare Journey

Planning ahead for a Health Emergency – What you need to know to have a better hospital stay and a smooth transition after discharge! Join with representatives of INOVA, Senior Services of Alexandria and other community-based skilled service providers who will help you solve the puzzle that

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Senior Tour: Black History Museum

Join Senior Services of Alexandria on Friday, November 9th for a free tour of the Alexandria Black History Museum. Currently, the Museum is showcasing “Our Alexandria,” an exhibition of African American dollhouses. These beautiful miniature buildings with furnished rooms capture many of the forgotten businesses and people who

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November Speaker Series: Home Safety

November’s Speaker Series, Seniors and Caregivers: How to Stay Safe & Fit at Home, is co-sponsored by Northern Virginia Fall Prevention Alliance. The free event will be held Friday, November 2nd at Beth El Hebrew Congregation and feature expert advise on preventing falls and staying safe in

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Robust Walkathon Canceled for October 2!

The Fall Robust Walkathon is canceled for October 2nd and will be scheduled for the April of 2019.  Sorry for any confusion.     The Robust Walkathon is sponsored by the Successful Aging Committee: Community & Human Services/Division of Aging and Adult Service/Adult Day Services; Recreation, Parks

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Senior Tour: Inventors Hall of Fame & Museum

Join Beatley Central Library and Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA) for our September tour and visit the Inventors Hall of Fame and Museum at the US Patent and Trade Office right here in Alexandria! After attending a presented by an Alexandria librarian, participants will have the chance

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