Join us for a Day Trip to Richmond’s Agecroft Hall (agecrofthall.org)! Departing at 8:15 a.m. sharp on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 (Please be fifteen minutes early), returning at 4:30 p.m. From: United Baptist Church 7100 Columbia Pike Annandale Virginia Agecroft Hall is an English Tudor manor house of the Stuart period that stoodContinue reading “Day Trip to Richmond’s Agecroft Hall & the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, February 5th”
“Conquer the Clutter” When it comes to organizing, why does it sometimes feel like an UPHILL BATTLE?! This humorous presentation by Maria Spetalnik, a Board Certified Professional Organizer, will give you tools and tips to help you get started. Thursday, February 27, 2020 11:30am – 1:00pm St. Barnabas Episcopal Church 4801 Ravensworth Road Annandale, VirginiaContinue reading “Lunch N’ Life, Thursday, February 27, 2020”
“An Antique Roadshow” Thursday, January 23, 2020 11:30am – 1:00pm Hope Lutheran Church 4604 Ravensworth Road Annandale, Virginia 22003 Quinn’s Auction Galleries will display and present registered items from SCAS members, “quoting” and valuing them for our entertainment. Call SCAS to register an item by January 9th. Each attendee may bring 1 item for freeContinue reading “Lunch N’ Life, Thursday January 23, 2020”
The bright yellow Senior SmarTrip® card for citizens age 65 and older enables seniors to get the discounted fare on Metrobus and Metrorail. A SmarTrip® card is easy to use and faster than a farecard. Just touch it to the target on a faregate or farebox. Reduced fare will automatically be deducted. SmarTrip® eliminates theContinue reading “Metro Senior SmarTrip® Cards”
When you’re caring for another person, every day presents new challenges. From changes in health status to changes in mood, caregivers must be ready to respond and adapt at a moment’s notice. But when you’re racing against the clock to prepare meals, organize medications, and keep house, it’s easy to miss the little things. That’sContinue reading “How to Create a Care Plan for an Aging Family Member”
Despite older drivers having a higher accident rate, many senior are keen to keep hold of their license for as long as possible. And understandably so. Driving can be a wonderful experience and is often the key to staying independent. But the stark reality is that as we age our driving changes and unfortunately, notContinue reading “Driving Safety Tips for Seniors”
If Fairfax County schools are delayed or closed due to weather, Shepherd Center activities will be canceled for that day.