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Lifetime Learning Institute (LLI/NOVA) Spring Term 2022. Registration begins December 13, 2021

12/13/2021 to 12/13/2021

8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale , VA 22003

Online. Lifetime Learning Institute (LLI/NOVA) invites you to be part of its exciting spring term 2022 and to participate in our other activities, including monthly forums, day trips, classes, special interest groups and social activities. Spring term is from January 3-May 27, 2022, but your dues provide unlimited access to all activities for a full year. At $110 per year, LLI/NOVA is one of the best bargains around- a full year of unlimited classes, access to travel at special rates, participation in forums, parties, field trips, and special interest groups, and an opportunity to learn new things and develop friendships with like- minded members. The Lifetime Learning Institute of Northern Virginia, affiliated with Northern Virginia Community College’s Annandale Campus, is a non-profit, member run organization dedicated to providing continuing educational opportunities to older adults, age 50+.Join LLI/NOVA and register online on their website https://llinova.org/ Contact LLI/NOVA at 703- 323-3746( leave a message); or email them at admin@llinova.org.

Good Company

12/15/2021 to 12/15/2021

5750 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215

Are you looking for good company and interesting conversation? Join our virtual get-togethers for people age 55+. Free and open to the public. For more information, please visit jcsbalt.org/good-company/.

Winter Break Camps 2021

12/20/2021 to 12/30/2021

3700 S Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington, VA 22206

In-person day camps explore movement and art, words and imagination. You may enroll for all three days of each camp week or select a daily enrollment option. Learn and have fun with hip hop and dance from freestyle improvised routines to fundamental steps and creative movements. Increase physical skills through a practice that explores cooperative interaction. Dates and Times: 10 am - 4 pm Dec 20 – 22 – Out of This World. We’ll experiment with Out of This World themes and outer space elements such as weight, force and gravity. Get creative in this fun and moving three day camp. A live stream performance completes three days of fun. Dec 28 – 30 – Rainforest Craft & Create. In Rainforest Craft & Create we will examine the tropical rainforests of Central and South America by exploring the landscape, climate and animals of the rainforest through movement and art. Tuition: $225/3 day camp / Daily enrollment option: $85/day. For Scholarship information or to enroll: www.janefranklin.com or call 703.933.1111

Howard County General Hospital’s Fit for the Frontlines

01/01/2022 to 01/31/2022

Virtual Event, Columbia, MD 21044

Jan. 1 to 31, 2022. Howard Hospital Foundation, which provides philanthropic support to Howard County General Hospital, will hold Fit for the Frontlines, a virtual activity challenge benefiting the hospital. Participants choose to complete 800, 1,000 or 1,700 total minutes of physical activity in January and submit their activity minutes online throughout the month. The individuals and teams who achieve the most physical activity—whether jogging, walking the dog, virtual yoga or visiting a playground, for example—will win prizes. All participants will receive a long-sleeve challenge shirt, activity classes and facility memberships provided by event sponsors and a post-challenge party at the Color Burst Ice Rink in downtown Columbia. Individual registration costs $30 with discounts available for hospital employees and health care workers. Sponsorships are available. To learn more and register, visit bit.ly/Fit-For-Frontlines.

Dance & Bmore Elder Ensemble Monthly Series

01/05/2022 to 01/05/2022

1000 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

Elder Ensemble Workshops on various aspects of theater making and performance art: vocal performance and training, dance, and acting. Do you enjoy being creative? Have a love for performing? The Dance & Bmore Elder Ensemble could be the group for you. Dance & Bmore uses creative storytelling, movement, music, and theater to engage audiences of every age and stage of life. Dates: First Wednesday of the Month: Wed, Jan 5th, 2022, Wed, Feb 2nd, 2022, Wed, March 2nd, 2022, Wed, April 6th, 2022. Time: 1:00 - 2:00PM. Register Here: https://forms.gle/LqqUYBcK3TMF4oyu6

TAP’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

01/15/2022 to 01/30/2022

125 S. Old Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22204

One of Shakespeare’s most popular shows, join The Arlington Players (TAP) for a trip to the forests of Athens where fairies roam and weddings abound. Though you may know the story if you are a Shakespeare fan, we can guarantee you that TAP’s take on it will give it a fresh spin. This show is sure to be part of a magical evening! Produced by Preston Meche, directed by Erin Branigan, and adapted by Erin Branigan and Katie Rey Bogdan. Shows are at Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre (125 S. Old Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA 22204) from Jan. 15-30 2022, with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, and Sundays at 3pm. More information and tickets can be found online at http://thearlingtonplayers.org/seasons/71st-season/midsummer-nights-dream/. Tickets are $25 for Adults, $22 for Seniors/Military, and $15 for Students/Children. For additional information, please email us at audiencerelations@thearlingtonplayers.org, or call us at 703-549-1063. **Please note that the performance on Saturday, January 22 will have Sign Language Interpretation**