Seniors

News of interest for active seniors in Arlington:

PREPARATIONS UNDER WAY FOR SENIOR OLYMPICS: Preparations are in the works for the 2019 Northern Virginia Senior Olympics, to be held at venues across the region in September. For information and registration, call (703) 228-4721 or see the Website at www.nvso.us.

DISCUSSION OF HEARING AIDS SLATED:  A comprehensive discussion on hearing aids will be presented on Monday, Aug. 19 at 10:30 a.m. at Lee Senior Center. For information, call (703) 228-0555.

ROAD MAP OFFERED AFTER DIAGNOSIS OF DEMENTIA: A discussion on what to do following a diagnosis of dementia will be presented on Monday, Aug. 19 at 10:30 a.m. at Lee Senior Center. For information, call (703) 228-0555.

FISHERMAN’S GROUP TO SWAP TIPS, TALES: The fisherman’s group at Walter Reed Senior Center will meet on Monday, Aug. 12 at 10:30 a.m. For information, call (703) 228-0955.

BALLROOM DANCERS TO HIT THE FLOOR: Walter Reed Senior Center hosts a ballroom dance on Monday, Aug. 12 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. For information, call (703) 228-0955.

TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS FOR SENIORS DISCUSSED: A discussion of options for transportation will be presented on Tuesday, Aug. 20 at 10 a.m. at Walter Reed Senior Center. For information, call (703) 228-0955.

LIVING IN THAILAND DETAILED AT FORUM: Reflections of spending 10 months in Thailand will be presented on Tuesday, Aug. 20 at 1 p.m. at Langston-Brown Senior Center. For information, call (703) 228-6300.

RUBBER-STAMPERS TO GATHER: Lee Senior Center hosts a rubber-stamping workshop on Tuesday, Aug. 20 at 11:30 a.m. For information, call (703) 228-0555.

MIDDLE-EASTERN DANCE LESSONS OFFERED: Lee Senior Center hosts a Middle Eastern dance class on Tuesday, Aug. 20 at 12:15 p.m. A similar class is offered on Thursday, Aug. 22 at 4 p.m. at Langston-Brown Senior Center. Call (703) 228-0555 (Lee) or (703) 228-6300 (Langston-Brown).

4-1-1 OFFERED ON SOLID-WASTE, RECYCLING: A discussion of county-government solid-waste and recycling services will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 21 at 1 p.m. at Aurora Hills Senior Center. For information, call (703) 228-5722.

BASICS, INTRICACIES OF ‘ALEXA’ OFFERED: An explanation of Amazon’s “Alexa” will be presented on Thursday, Aug. 22 at 10 a.m. at Walter Reed Senior Center. For information, call (703) 228-0955.

TRAVELERS HEAD TO WOODROW WILSON HOUSE IN STAUNTON: Arlington County 55+ Travel hosts a trip to Staunton for a visit to the Woodrow Wilson House on Friday, Aug. 23. The cost is $62. For information, call (703) 228-4748.

BALLROOM DANCE SESSION OFFERED: Arlington Mill Senior Center presents a ballroom dance on Friday, Aug. 23 from 1 to 3 p.m. For information, call (703) 228-7369.

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