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Canaan Baptist Church/75th Spectacular Church Anniversary

10/02/2022 to 10/23/2022

1607 Monroe Street, NW, Washington, DC 20010

Please come and Join Canaan Baptist Church for the 75th Spectacular Church Anniversary, 1607 Monroe Street, NW, Washington, DC 20010, Rev. Dr. Larry Owens, Jr., Senior Pastor. Building On Our Past And Growing Our Future In Faith And In Unity - Eph. 4:3-6. The Grand celebrations are on Sundays in October 2022: 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd. All services start at 10:30 am at Canaan Baptist Church. When Praises Go Up, Blessings Come Down! Banquet, ($85 per person) Saturday, October 22, 2022, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Holiday Inn College Park, Grand Ballroom, 10000 Baltimore Avenue, College Park, MD 20740, featuring Senior Pastor Reverend Dr. Larry Owens, Jr. and other dynamic speakers. For more information and tickets contact the Church Office at 202 234-5330.

Gmail Tips & Tricks with Senior Planet Montgomery – Virtual Event

10/03/2022 to 10/03/2022, Virtual, MD 20815

***This event has been updated and will be offered virtually only and not in person at the Chevy Chase Library*** This virtual workshop will cover important features like spellcheck, formatting emails, searching your inbox, adding a signature, and attaching files. The session will combine demonstration and hands-on practice so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and try out these features. Please note that this session will not go over how to sign up for a Gmail address. You must already have a Gmail address and should be comfortable sending and receiving emails to make the most out of this session. Copy and paste the following link in your browser for more information on Zoom Access or access through Montgomery County Public Libraries Events page: For more information, please call the Chevy Chase Library branch of Montgomery County at 240-773-9590.


10/04/2022 to 10/04/2022

2701-C Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201

The Arlington County Board is Arlington’s governing body and vested with its legislative powers. With assistance from the Arlington Commission on Aging and other community groups, County board members assess older Arlington residents’ needs and identify solutions. Listen to AGING MATTERS Radio on Tues Oct 4 at 2 pm and Fri Oct 7 at 2 pm on WERA Arlington 96.7 FM when host Cheryl Beversdorf talks with Matt de Ferranti, JD, Arlington County Board member, about the aging population in Arlington, their greatest needs - especially affordable housing, and how the County’s Missing Middle Housing Study will impact this population. If outside listening area, visit, click Listen Live/Listen Online. This broadcast will also be available on Apple Podcast - and Spotify Podcast - To access AGING MATTERS radio programs & TV episodes, visit

What You Need to Know Regarding Medicare and Long-Term Care

10/05/2022 to 10/05/2022

16940 Georgia Avenue, Olney, MD 20832

Olney Assisted Living is pleased to host the webinar, "What You Need to Know Regarding Medicare and Long-Term Care" which will be presented by Mark A. Gottlieb, MHA. Mark A. Gottlieb, MHA, an independent insurance broker and frequent speaker, will address important facts and issues associated with healthcare expenses in retirement. Such expenses are primarily concerned with Medicare and long-term care (LTC) costs and coverage. Topics to be addressed include: The basics of Medicare – what Parts A and B do and don’t cover, premiums, enrollment periods; Medicare Part C/Medicare Advantage Plans – features and considerations when choosing a plan; Medicare Part D/Prescription Drug Coverage – how to select a plan; Medicare Supplement plans – costs, choices, options; LTC service spectrum and associated costs; Types of and features of LTC policies; Issues associated with obtaining LTC coverage; Options other than LTC insurance for funding LTC expenses; Issues to be aware of for those who already own an LTC policy. Please Register by Tuesday, October 4th online at or call 301.570.0525

SCNOVA Pickleball Mixer & Happy Hour

10/06/2022 to 10/06/2022

11450 Baron Cameron Ave, Reston, VA 20190

Join SCNOVA on Thursday, October 6th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm at The Lake House in Reston, Virginia for a Pickleball Mixer & Happy Hour. Even if you don’t play pickleball, come for the great food, entertainment and to help raise money for the Shepherd’s Center of Northern Virginia.

Clifton Day Festival

10/09/2022 to 10/09/2022

7144 Main Street, Clifton, VA 20124

Clifton Day, one of Northern Virginia’s favorite fall festivals, will take place on Sunday, October 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the historic town of Clifton. The 2022 festival will feature a marketplace with around 150 artisans, antique dealers, vintage sellers, and other vendors. Live music, children’s activities, pony rides, a beer & wine garden, and other delicious food and beverage choices will add to the fun. Clifton Day is the only day of the year when the train stops in the town. The Virginia Railway Express (VRE) will provide roundtrip train service to Clifton from all stops between Manassas and Rolling Road. The train ride to Clifton is free and the return trip costs $5 per person (children under age two ride free). The 2022 Clifton Day performance schedule will be posted soon. Please check the festival’s Facebook page for updates. Admission is free. Parking starts at five dollars per car. For more information about Clifton Day, visit or the festival’s Facebook page.