Arlington Senior Centers Host Special Events

September is National Senior Center Month.

Arlington’s six senior centers will be recognizing National Senior Center Month in September.

The events kick off next week. The Arlington County Office of Senior Adult Programs’ 55-plus biking group will meet at 10 a.m. Sept. 5 at Bluemont Park for a 20-mile ride that will take riders to all six of the senior centers.

Other special events include:

A community health fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 7 at the Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St.

A housing design speaker, William Fuller, will give a presentation at 7 p.m. Sept. 11 at the Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St.

A series of dance classes for the mobility impaired takes place at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Madison Community Center, 3829 N. Stafford St.

The opening day of the Northern Virginia Senior Olympics starts at 9:45 a.m. on Sept. 15 at the Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 S. 2nd St.

A health and wellness fair takes place from 10 a.m. to  2 p.m. on Sept. 22 at Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St.

Culpeper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive, is hosting an open house on from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 23.

A retirement fair will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 29 at the Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St.

For more information, call 703-228-4721 or go visit arlingtonva.us/seniors.

Rhoda Miller August 28, 2012 at 01:31 PM
There will also be a workshop on Retirement Income at the Langston Senior Center on Monday, September 10 at 11:00 am presented by the Foundation for Personal Financial Education. To register, contact Elizabeth Poole at the Langston Senior Center at 703-228-5321
Jason Spencer August 28, 2012 at 04:28 PM
Thank you! Also, always please feel free to add information like this to our events calendar. It's free (and easy)! Simply go to clarendon.patch.com/events or arlington-va.patch.com/events and click "add an event." If you're not comfortable doing that, or would simply prefer to contact us directly, that's fine, too :) You can reach us at rachelh@patch.com or jason.spencer@patch.com.


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