SSA Connection: July 23rd

Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Focusing on the Arts! How to See More and Care Less – The Art of George O’Keefe Check out this short video about how artist Georgia O’Keeffe began experimenting with abstract drawings that defied easy classification. Using the shapes and

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SSA Connection: July 16th

Here is your weekly SSA Connection Play Ball — the Anthropology of Baseball Anthropologist, Dr. Stan Green poses questions about the role of baseball in America’s history: What does it mean that Baseball is America’s pastime? Why did Walt Whitman, America’s poet, in fact, call it “America’s

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SSA Connection: July 9th

Here is your weekly SSA Connection Sunflower Farm Creamery Baby Goats It is baby goat season at Sunflower Farm Creamery! They let all the new kids out for some playtime before the next wave of deliveries. Click here for a dose of cuteness! Health and Recreation Check

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SSA Connection: July 2nd

Here is your weekly SSA Connection Ted Talks – Where Joy Hides and How to Find it Cherry blossoms and rainbows, bubbles and googly eyes: Why do some things seem to create such universal joy? In this captivating talk, Ingrid Fetell Lee reveals the surprisingly tangible roots

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SSA Connection: June 25th

Here is your weekly SSA Connection Ted Talks – Help Seniors Cross the Digital Divide Sixty percent of all seniors are currently connected online yet they still struggle with their mobile devices. Isabella Martinez, founder of Net4Seniors, describes a 5-step method to help seniors cross the digital

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Zoom Coffee Hour: June 27th

Join Senior Services of Alexandria and PK Move for a special “Zoom Coffee Hour” – Saturday June 27 at 10 am. Start your Saturday morning with your morning beverage of choice for chat about what’s available for older adults to keep active and motivated while staying safe

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SSA Connection: June 18th

Here is your weekly SSA Connection Ted Talks – A New Way to Think About Inheritance Is inherited wealth a powerful tool or a destructive influence? David York thinks it can be both, depending on how you define and use it. In this thought-provoking talk, he argues

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SSA Connection: June 11th

Here is your weekly SSA Connection Ted Talks – The Beauty of What We’ll Never Know Pico Iyer took a trip to Japan, fell in love with the country and moved there. A keen observer of the human spirit, Iyer professes that he now feels he knows

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SSA Connection: June 4th

Here is your weekly SSA Connection  Ted Talks – The Secret to Living Longer May be your Social LIfe The Italian island of Sardinia has more than six times as many centenarians as the mainland and ten times as many as North America. Why? According to psychologist

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Lowball Online Concert: June 6th

Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 6th from 7:30 – 9:30 PM ET for a concert by Lowball to benefit SSA’s Meals on Wheels Program! Meals on Wheels is a life-sustaining program that allows seniors who are unable to leave their homes to shop, or have difficulty

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