Here is your weekly SSA Connection – Hope you enjoy!

A street librarian’s quest to bring books to everyone

As a self-proclaimed radical street librarian, Storybook Maze makes books appear where they’re scarce. Through initiatives like free, public book vending machines and street corner story times, she eliminates book deserts — or areas with limited access to literature — by making books accessible for children in underserved communities.
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Spanish Gazpacho Soup

The only soup for summer! This delicious, fresh and chilled gazpacho soup recipe will take you straight to the hills of sunny Spain. This is just the antidote for those warm summer days!
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Silver Sneakers

7-Minute Yoga Workout for Older Adults

This follow-along yoga workout for older adults builds strength, improves flexibility and boosts balance.
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Biltmore’s Gardens Throughout the Year

Experience the year-round splendor of Biltmore’s acres of formal and informal gardens, designed by America’s foremost landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted.
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Upcoming Alexandria Library and Other Events

Stitchers Space – Sew, quilt, knit, crochet, embroider! Every Wednesday!  Wednesday, July 3: 10:30am – 12:30pm –  Ellen Coolidge Burke Branch Library – Meeting Room

Enjoy weekly sessions with other fiber artists. Share your projects and see others. Quilting tutorials will be provided on the first Wednesday of every month.
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Monthly Meditation – A free ONLINE meditation class open to all levels  Wednesday, July 3: 7:00pm – 8:00pm –  Zoom

Need some zen to help you wind down after a long day.
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American Celebration at Mount Vernon – July 4th 9 am to 5 pm, 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway

A fun day for everyone!
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Summer Military Concerts at and around the US Capitol

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