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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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2019 Annual Gala: Tickets on Sale Now!

2019 Annual Gala Saturday, March 16, 2019  Westin Alexandria 6 pm to 10 pm We anticipate that 400 or more guests will attend the celebration to honor those who have helped make Alexandria a great community for all ages. We hope that you will join us, Alexandria

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Senior Academy Registration Open until March 15

Spring 2019: Senior Academy Wednesday mornings 10am-12:30 pm Begins April 3   This four-week course is designed to provide Alexandria’s seniors with an opportunity to gain exposure to the City’s various government functions, learn about local organizations that provide services and programs to Alexandria’s older adults, and

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Speaker Series: Staying Connected in Your Community

Come find out all the ways to get connected in the city of Alexandria to meet new friends, learn about its history and get involved!   There will be representatives from: Volunteer Alexandria Office of Historic Alexandria Northern VA Community College City of Alexandria’s Office of Public

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January 22 Healthy Food Cooking Demonstration

Monthly Healthy Food Lectures and Cooking Demos Healthy eating trends are constantly changing. Ever wonder which ones are right for you? Join Min Krishnamurthy, an in-store Nutritionist with Giant Foods, she explains the season’s hottest flavors and food trends. Each session includes an interactive tasting experience that

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History Tour: Freedom House 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. Tours take place on the 2nd Friday of every month.  They are free and transportation will be

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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 Coffee Connection at Giant Foods

Are you looking to meet other seniors in your neighborhood? Are you looking for new volunteer opportunities or interested in hearing about programs available for Alexandria’s seniors? Join Senior Services of Alexandria for a Senior Social on January 9th from 9:30 am to 10:30 am at Giant

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Recap: Senior Tour: Friendship Firehouse Museum

Friendship Firehouse Museum  In a town of mostly wooden buildings, where open flames provided heat, light and cooking on a daily basis, fire was a constant danger. The Friendship, Sun, Relief, Hydraulion and other local volunteer fire companies served the community faithfully, particularly during enormous blazes in

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Recap: Holiday Celebration for Seniors Photos

The Alexandria Successful Aging Committee, Senior Services of Alexandria, and others hosted the annual Holiday Celebration for Seniors on Friday, December 7th at the Lee Center.   Check out the photos:     More info Holiday Celebration 2018  

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