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Just Breathe!…We’ve Got You!

05/11/2021 to 05/11/2021

541 Marshall Rd SW, Vienna, VA 22180

May 11, 2021 Tuesday - Virtual via Zoom FREE. Just Breathe!...We've Got You! - A Program of the Shepherd's of Northern Virginia. Join us for another FREE webinar as we learn how you or your loved one can gracefully move into the next chapter in life. Each session is hosted by a professional and will allow time for Q & A. The 2021 webinar series is sponsored by Navy Federal Credit Union and AARP. Topics: Downsizing & Decluttering, Financial Retirement Guidelines. Each session will run from 9:45 AM- 12:00 Noon. Register by calling SCNOVA Reservations at 703.281.0601. Or, to register online, visit: https://www.scnova.org/announcements. Additional webinar: Tuesday, June 6, 2021, 9:45 am - Noon. Agenda TBA

AGING MATTERS radio program

05/11/2021 to 05/11/2021

2701-C Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

May is National Osteoporosis Month. Osteoporosis is a highly common chronic disease in the U. S. and worldwide. Despite availability of effective preventive treatments, osteoporosis is frequently underdiagnosed and undertreated, particularly among older adults who are at greatest risk. On AGING MATTERS this Tuesday, May 11 at 2:00 pm on WERA 96.7 FM, join host Cheryl Beversdorf and Andrea Singer, MD, FACP, CCD, Chief Medical Officer, National Osteoporosis Foundation, and Director, Women’s Primary Care, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, who talk about causes/risk factors for osteoporosis, diagnosis and treatment options, and how to manage and prevent osteoporosis. If outside the listening area, visit wera.fm, click Listen Live/Listen Online. This broadcast is available on Apple Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/aging-matters/id1526204286 and Spotify Podcast - https://open.spotify.com/show/0HvZeXmoVAmtXmbQwBJVvM. To learn about AGING MATTERS radio & TV Show programs, visit www.agingmattersonline.com and SUBSCRIBE to the monthly newsletter.

Virtual Active Aging Exercise Classes

05/12/2021 to 05/12/2021

541 Marshall Rd SW, Vienna, VA 22180

May 5, 2021 - June 23, 2021 Wednesdays (Virtual via Zoom). Virtual Active Aging Exercise Classes sponsored by Shepherd's Center of Northern Virginia (SCNOVA). 10:45 am - 11:45 am. Exercise classes for older adults focusing on offering balance coordination, stretching and improved mobility. Class meets for 1 hour, once a week, for eight weeks. Cost: $50 for 8 week session - payable to Sun Fitness LLC. To register or for more info, contact Casey Tarr at 703-821-6838 or eileentarr1@verizon.net. After registering, you will be contacted with payment instructions and will be provided with an invitation link to connect to the Zoom virtual class.

Eat Out to Fight Cancer!

05/13/2021 to 05/13/2021

7213 Muncaster Mill Road, Derwood, MD 20855

All you have to do is eat, and Ledo's will donate a portion of your check to the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life of SoMoCo. Eat in or take out, it all counts. Call ahead for take out at 301-869-7900. Bring your family, friends, coworkers, and neighbors. . If you cannot attend and would like to make a donation go to: http://main.acsevents.org/goto/rhodac

Caregivers Support Group

05/18/2021 to 05/18/2021

541 Marshall Rd SW, Vienna, VA 22180

May 4 & 18, 2021 Tuesdays (Virtual via Zoom) FREE. Caregivers Support Group: Shepherd's Center of Northern Virginia (SCNOVA). SC hosts a support group for caregivers of adult family members with dementia the first and third Tuesdays of each month. Their virtual, facilitated meetings are from 10:00 to 11:30 am. Contact facilitator, Jack Tarr, at jtarr5@verizon.net for details on joining the meeting via zoom or to see the SC web site flyer: https://www.scnova.org/announcements. FREE.

Long Branch Library Book Club-Virtual Program in Zoom

05/19/2021 to 05/19/2021

8800 Garland Ave, Silver Spring, ME 20910

Join us as we discuss The Great Fire by Shirley Hazzard in an informal, friendly relaxed setting. New members are always welcome. Join us as we discuss The Great Fire by Shirley Hazzard in an informal, friendly relaxed setting. New members are always welcome. You can locate copies of The Great Fire, and place a hold in MCPL's library catalog. Once the book is available, you can schedule an appointment to pick up the book through our Holds-to-Go service. You can download an e-audio book of The Great Fire through Overdrive. https://mcpl.libnet.info/event/5018696. Join us in Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/92490776056. Or Dial In: 301 715 8592; Meeting ID: 924 9077 6056