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.
TAI CHI OFFERED IN THE PARK: Experienced volunteers will lead tai chi on Monday, April 26 at 10 a.m. at Virginia Highlands Park, 1600 South Hayes St. (Registration #913105-08)
PAINTING DEMONSTRATION GOES STEP BY STEP: A step-by-step painting demonstration will be offered on Monday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m. (Registration #913301-12)
RECIPES PROMOTING HEALTH DISCUSSED: Healthy recipes are the topic of discussion on Monday, April 26 at 3 p.m. (Registration #913501-09)
BASICS OF FINDING JOY DISCUSSED: Ways to create a joyful and fulfilling life through practices to enhance contentment will be discussed on Tuesday, April 27 at 2 p.m. (Registration #913500-02)
GENEALOGY PROGRAM SLATED: A discussion led by experienced genealogist Eileen Bogdanoff will be offered on Tuesday, April 27 at 11:30 a.m. (Registration #913400-20)
HEALTH FORUM LOOKS AT CANCER CARE IN COVID TIMES: Cancer care during the pandemic will be the topic of discussion, presented by Virginia Hospital Center’s Cancer Resource Center, on Wednesday, April 28 at 11 a.m. (Registration #913500-11)
AUTHOR LOOKS AT BLUNDERS OF HISTORY: “Shocking Mistakes That Altered History,” presented by author Charles Toftoy, will be presented on Wednesday, April 28 at 1:30 p.m. (Registration #913400-15)
WORKSHOP LOOKS AT COPYING FAMOUS ARTWORKS: An arts program for those who want to copy artworks seen at museums will be presented on Thursday, April 29 at 10 a.m. (Registration #913301-16)
GAMES OF SODOKU IN THE OFFING: Sodoku games for beginners and pros will be offered on Thursday, April 29 at 2 p.m. (Registration #913601-02)
TRIVIA EVENT HAS A MOTION-PICTURE THEME: Trivia games focused on movies will be presented on Friday, April 30 at 3 p.m. (Registration #913601-07)
FAST-PACED WALKERS HEAD OUT: The fast-paced walking group at Aurora Hills will complete a two- to three-mile loop, with some hills, on Friday, April 30 at 9 a.m. The group leaves from 735 18th St. South. (Registration #913201-06).
WORKSHOP TAKES DEEP DIVE ON ARTISTS: A workshop looking “just beneath the surface” of famous artists will be presented on Friday, April 30 at 10 a.m. The event also will feature a question-and-answer session with a community-arts programmer. (Registration #913302-05)