SSA Connection: May 28th

SSA Connection Here is your weekly SSA Connection including a short tour of inside the US Capitol Dome. Ted Talk – The Hidden Power of Smiling Ron Gutman reviews a raft of studies about smiling, and reveals some surprising results. Did you know your smile can be

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Health and Recreation Activities

Check out these short videos to increase your strength, balance and flexibility from Go4Life and the National Institute on Aging. Or Take a virtual walk through New York’s Botanical Gardens to see the dogwoods for this weeks Health and Recreation Activities!

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Facebook Live Events This Week

Torpedo Factory – Sunday Mornings at the Art Center May 31 – 10:00 am – 10:15 am Email torpedofactory@alexandriava.gov for more information or call 703-746-4570  AARP Movies for Grownups – Le Week-End Friday, May 22 at 8 pm Can a long weekend in Paris save a marriage?

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SSA’s New Virtual Outreach Program

SSA is trying something new to keep us engaged while we stay safe at home. Starting today, you will receive a short email on Thursdays with a few links to programs around a variety of topics including Health and Recreation; Creative Connections; Cultural Activities including local historic virtual

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Alexandria Virtual Historic Tours

In Keeping with Historic Preservation Month, the Lee-Fendall House is a house museum and garden located in Old Town. Since its construction in 1785 the house has served as home to thirty-seven members of the Lee family, hundreds of convalescing Union soldiers, the prominent Downham family, and

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Low Vision Town Hall Call In-Meeting

LOW VISION TOWN HALL CALL IN-MEETING Listen to Previous Town Hall Recordings To join, call (866) 817-4375 toll-free on Thursdays at 11:00am E.T. Submit your questions and/or topic suggestions via email to events@youreyes.org (or simply reply to this email). Questions can also be submitted by phone to (301) 951-4444.Sending your question

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Spring2Action Campaign

VISIT OUR SPRING2ACTION CAMPAIGN PAGE COVID-19 can’t stop us! For 52 years, Senior Services of Alexandria has been here-delivering Meals on Wheels 7 days a week, shopping for and delivering groceries, and getting seniors to important appointments through our Paratransit service. Here is how we’re handling the

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2020 Annual Gala: POSTPONED

SSA’s Gala Postponed Due to Recent Health Concerns SSA’s Annual Gala scheduled for March 14 has been postponed due to concerns over the possible spread of COVID-19 and the potential health risk to older adults in particular. SSA’s top concern in all things is the health and

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