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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Healthy Eating Trends for September

Healthy eating trends are constantly changing. Ever wonder which ones are right for you? Join Madison Reeder, a Registered Dietitian , as she explains which trends are best to incorporate in our diets and which are best to avoid. Each session will include a cooking demonstration and

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Fall 2018 Senior Academy

SSA Senior Academy 2018

Senior Services of Alexandria, in partnership with the City of Alexandria, offered the 5th Senior Academy this spring. The four-week course, beginning on September 5, is designed to provide Alexandria’s seniors who are 60+ with an opportunity to gain exposure to the City’s various government functions, learn about

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June Speaker Series: Getting Ready for Summer

It’s that time of year again! Our June Speaker Series event, “Getting Ready for Summer” took place at Westminster Presbyterian Church on the 20th. Participants got to hear from Visit Alexandria about what’s happening this Summer around town. Madison Reeder, a dietitian with the Inova PACE Program, presented a

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Senior Health and Fitness Fair

Senior Health and Fitness Fair

Held on Wednesday, May 23rd from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon at the Lee Center (1108 Jefferson St.), this year’s Heath and Fitness Fair featured speakers from the Alexandria Rec. Department discussing what all seniors need to know to stay healthy and fit. Following the presentation, there

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June Senior Tour: the Lyceum

Interested in learning more about your city’s history? Join Beatley Central Library and Senior Services of Alexandria 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! Each

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2018 Dance for all Ages

The 2018 “All Around the World” Dance for All Ages was held on Friday, April 13th from 7 pm-9 pm at T.C. Williams High School. Sponsored by the T.C. Williams High School Student Government Association, the Successful Aging Committee, Community & Human Services/Aging & Adult Services, Recreation,

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SSA’s Golden Anniversary Gala

Golden Gala

. Celebrating 50 Years As we look back on the past 50 years, we’re inspired by all that has been accomplished and excited to see what the next fifty years will bring. The Golden Anniversary Gala was a festive reunion, honoring the legacy of those who have

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February Speaker Series: Senior Employment & Volunteering

Participants joined SSA at Beatley Central Library on February 21st from 10:00am – 12:00pm to hear from local experts on how to find and secure employment and volunteer opportunities as a senior. Presenters included representatives from AARP, the Office of Historic Alexandria, the Virginia Cooperative Extension, Volunteer Alexandria,

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