Oktoberfest Tickets Available!: October 15th

SSA’s 8th annual Oktoberfest will be held Tuesday, Oct. 15th from 6-9pm at Port City Brewing. Please join us for this fun evening of brats, beer and friends! Your ticket or sponsorship helps SSA support programs like Meals on Wheels, Friendly Visitor and Groceries to Go. A

Read more

Coffee Connection September 4th

Are you looking to meet other seniors in your neighborhood? Do you want to learn more about a variety of topics, including local programs available to older adults, volunteer opportunities, and nutrition? Join us on September 4th! Giant Foods’ Starbucks 3131 Duke St. No cost to join;

Read more

Senior Academy Registration Open

Fall 2019: Senior Academy Wednesday mornings 10am-12:30 pm Begins Sept. 4   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

Read more

Senior Law Day: Attendee Questions Answered

The eighth annual Senior Law Day was held on Saturday, June 22, at TC Williams High School auditorium from 8:30 am-12:30 pm. The topic was “Stand up for Yourself and Your Community: How to Avoid Scams.” Participants heard from local experts on how to identify a possible

Read more

Miss the Health Fair? Click to catch up!

Our May Speaker Series Event was the annual Health & Fitness Fair! Participants heard from Inova Alexandria Hospital about what all seniors need to know to stay healthy and fit! There were also cooking and exercise demonstrations and free health screenings!   Review Inova’s slides here: Senior

Read more

Historic Tour: Fort Ward Museum & Park

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, but space is limited.

Read more

Healthy Food Trends Demonstration: April 23

This month’s Food Trends Demonstration will be held at Brandywine Assisted Living from 2pm to 3pm on Tuesday, April 23rd. Come and hear healthy, nutritious food tips from experienced chefs at Brandywine, a new assisted living community in Alexandria.  This session will include an interactive tasting experience

Read more

Robust Walkathon on April 23rd

10am-12pm Ben Brenman Park 4800 Brenman Park Dr Alexandria, VA 22304 Group leaders walk participants to exercise stations to learn how to *Weave low-intensity exercises into a walk *Use environmental objects as exercise props *Gain balance, strength, agility, flexibility, and endurance *AND Special participaton from public safety representatives

Read more

April Historic Tour: Ivy Hill Cemetery

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

Read more

SSA’s 2019 Annual Gala

2019 Annual Gala SSA hosted its largest event to date on March 16, 2019 at the Westin Alexandria as hundreds attended the celebration to honor those who have helped make Alexandria a great community for all ages. Alexandria city officials and other community leaders came out for this

Read more