News of interest to active seniors in Arlington.
Most Arlington County government 55+ Programs will be “virtual” for the foreseeable future. A 55+ membership ($20 annual fee) is required to participate.
For information, see the Website at parks.arlingtonva.us (search “55+ member”). To join or register, go to registration.arlingtonva.us or call (703) 228-4747.
SOLDIER ART DISCUSSED: “Art of the American Soldier,” a program by the former art curator of the U.S. Army Center for Military History, will be presented on Monday, March 29 at 1:30 p.m. (Registration #913302-07)
NEEDLECRAFTERS TO MEET: Needlecrafters can gather to chat and work with others of like mind on Monday, March 29 at 10 a.m. (Registration #913703-05)
FANS OF YARN TO GATHER ONLINE: Craft-minded individuals will meet on Tuesday, March 30 at 1 p.m. to share ideas and fellowship about yarn creations. (Registration #913703-16)
DISCUSSION OF SERVICES TO SENIORS SET: Resources and services from the Arlington County government for seniors will be detailed on Wednesday, March 31 at 1 p.m. (Registration #913400-07)
GATHERING FOCUSES ON DEADLINE WITH QUARANTINE: An afternoon “hangout” designed to explore the best ways to deal with quarantine living will be presented on Thursday, April 1 at 3:30 p.m. (Registration #913801-21)
HEALTH DISCUSSION LOOKS AT ‘MEATLESS MONDAYS’: A discussion on “Meatless Mondays” – eating less meat and more vegetables once a week – will be presented on Thursday, April 1 at 1 p.m. (Registration #913501-04)
GAMES OF TRAVEL TRIVIA OFFERED: Travel trivia games will be presented on Thursday, April 1 at 11 a.m. (Registration #913601-05)
DRUMMING CIRCLE OFFERS MANY BENEFITS: A drumming circle, offering the opportunity for self-expression, reduced stress and increased mental concentration, will be offered on Thursday, April 1 at 1:30 p.m. at High View Park, 1945 South Dinwiddie Street. (Registration #913702-03)
ARMCHAIR TRAVELERS HEAD TO HAWAII: Armchair travelers can explore a Hawaiian volcano on Friday, April 2 at 3 p.m. (Registration #913402-30)
LINE-DANCERS TO GATHER IN PARKS: Line-dancing in the park for all skill levels, with no partner needed, will be offered on Friday, April 2 at 10 a.m. at Virginia Highlands Park, 1600 Hayes St. (Registration #913701-03)