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.
ONLINE CLASSICAL CONCERT OFFERED: An online spring concert by the Quarantine Music Busters, featuring classical music, will be held on Sunday, March 21 at 3 p.m. (Registration #913802-08).
BASICS OF PAINTING INSTRUCTION OFFERED: Step-by-step painting instruction will be offered on Monday, March 22 at 10:30 a.m. (Registration #913301-10)
READING, DISCUSSION OF SHORT STORY ON HORIZON: A discussion and reading of the short story “The Story of an Hour” by Kate Chopin will be offered on Monday, March 22 at 1 p.m. (Registration #913300-02)
GENEALOGY BASICS DETAILED: The basics of genealogy will be presented on Tuesday, March 23 at 11:30 a.m. (Registration #913400-19)
4-1-1 ON INCOME TAX PROVIDED: Income-tax basics will be explored on Tuesday, March 23 at 1 p.m. (Registration #913404-02)
HISTORY PROGRAM LOOKS AT TRAILBLAZING WOMEN: Trailblazing women who lived at the Ball-Sellers House (now a museum operated by the Arlington Historical Society) will be presented by museum director Annette Benbow on Thursday, March 25 at 1:30 p.m. (Registration #913400-12)
CHANCE TO ‘CHAT WITH AN AUTHOR’ OFFERED: A chat with an artist, featuring a discussion of techniques, creative expression and materials, will be presented on Thursday, March 25 at 4 p.m. (Registration #913301-19).
OUTDOOR LINE-DANCING AVAILABLE: Line-dancing in the park, geared for beginners on up, will be presented on Friday, March 26 at 10 a.m. at Virginia Highlands Park, 1600 South Hayes St. (Registration #913701-02)
FAST-PACED WALKERS TO HEAD OUT: The Fast Forwards, a group of fast-paced walkers, will travel a two- to three-mile loop on Friday, March 26 at 9 a.m. in Aurora Hills. (Registration #913201-03)
FANS OF ESCAPE OFFERED CHALLENGES: A “digital escape room,” featuring puzzles to solve, will be offered on Friday, March 26 at 1 p.m. (Registration #913601-08)
EVENT OFFERS CHANCE TO NAME TUNES: A name-that-tune competition will be offered on Friday, March 26 at 3 p.m. (Registration #913601-13)