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Arlington55+ News, 9/16/21 edition

55+ News, 9/16/21 edition

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55+ programs of the Arlington County government are currently being held both in a “virtual” environment and at some senior centers. A 55+ membership ($20 annual fee) is required to participate.

For information, go to registration.arlingtonva.us. A

TECH WORKSHOP LOOKS AT ‘THE CLOUD’: What is “the cloud”? A program on Thursday, Sept. 16 at 1 p.m. at Arlington Mill Community Center will explore computer-storage options. (Activity #911403-1)

NATURALIST TO LOOK AT REPTILES THAT CALL VIRGINIA HOME: A naturalist from Long Branch Nature Center will offer an online overview of Virginia reptiles on Thursday, Sept. 16 at 6 p.m., with a focus on those found in Arlington. The event also will look at those that are harmless and those you might want to stay away from. (Registration #911400-11)

FANS OF THE GERMAN LANGUAGE TO MEET ONLINE FOR CONVERSATION: A German-language-conversation group meets weekly online on Fridays at 10 a.m. for informal dialogue. (Registration is 911650-6 for Sept. 17 and 911650-7 for Sept. 24.)

SCRABBLE GAMES OFFERED: Games of Scrabble are offered on Fridays from 10:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Arlington Mill Community Center. Coaching is available.

CURRENT-EVENTS ROUNDTABLERS TO MEET: A current-events roundtable will be presented on Monday, Sept. 20 at 10 a.m. at Arlington Mill Community Center. (Registration #911402-12)

SOCIAL BRIDGE IS IN THE OFFING: Games of social bridge are offered on Tuesday, Sept. 21 beginning at 10 a.m. at Madison Community Center.

BASICS OF UKULELE STRUMMING DETAILED: An introduction to basic ukulele strumming will be offered on Monday, Sept. 21 at 4:30 p.m. at Arlington Mill Community Center. A limited number of ukuleles will be available to borrow. (Registration #911702-1).

INTRODUCTION TO ORIGAMI OFFERED: Introduction to origami will be presented on Monday, Sept. 21 at 1 p.m. at Arlington Mill Community Center. (Registration #911300-2)

4-1-1 ON GENEALOGY PROFFERED: “Genealogy 101,” led by a trained instructor showcasing the basics of tracing your roots, will be held on Monday, Sept. 21 at 11:30 a.m. at Lubber Run Park. (Registration #911400-52)

LINE-DANCING INTRO ON THE HORIZON: An introduction to line-dancing will be presented on Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 10 a.m. at Aurora Hills Senior Center. No partner is needed.

WORKSHOP TO OFFER TIPS ON PREVENTING FALLS: Falls Prevention Awareness Week will be marked with an online program on preventing falls on Wednesday, Sept. 22. (Registration #911502-5)

LINE-DANCING CLASS WELCOMES ALL SKILL LEVELS: Line-dancing is offered on Thursday, Sept. 23 from 1 to 2 p.m. at Arlington Mill Community Center. The activity is for all skill levels; no partners are needed.

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