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Lunch N’ Life, Thursday, October 18th

Balloons were used for surveillance and reconnaissance during the Civil War. Join us to hear John DePerro speak about the Civil War Balloon Corps. Thursday, October 18th 11:30 am and 1:00 pm United Baptist Church 7100 Columbia Pike Annandale, VA  … Continue reading

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Yoga For Seniors: A Better Way To Good Health

Photo credit by Pexels While it may seem counter-intuitive, yoga can be an excellent choice to help seniors improve physically and mentally. This low-impact exercise has the added benefits of mindfulness, relaxation and meditation as well as showing people how … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest, Saturday, September 22nd

SCAS Oktoberfest Saturday, September 22n Noon to 2:30 pm American Legion Post #1976 4206 Daniels Ave Annandale, VA 22003 Join us to hear the Mount Vernon German Band and enjoy some homemade German food. We will have a 50/50 drawing. … Continue reading

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Day Trip to the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, VA

Wednesday, October 17th Board the bus at AUMC at 9:30 am. Start the day with a tour through the beautiful Glen Burnie House built in 1794. See four galleries of exhibits including miniature houses. Lunch will be on your own … Continue reading

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AARP Smart Driving Class

Wednesday, August 1st & Thursday, August 2nd 9:00 am -1:00 pm each day AARP Smart Driving Class SCAS is sponsoring the AARP Smart Driving Class for seniors at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church on Wednesday, August 1st and Thursday 2nd. Classes … Continue reading

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Day Trip to The George Washington Masonic National Memorial

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Board the bus at 11:00 to go to Alexandria, VA to see the Masonic Temple and learn about the Masons and their history. A narrated guided tour of the museum will show you the many floors … Continue reading

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My Home Companion Gives The Elderly An Option To Access Spiritual Care

When Michael Rodia’s mother was not able to receive the sacraments and participate in church activities, she found solace in My Home Companion’s faith-based initiative. The company arranged for a home visit from an extraordinary minister of holy Communion, someone … Continue reading

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