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Providing Senior Care For Over 30 Years

We've devoted 30 years to refining our resident-centered care, building the most passionate and skilled teams who get to know our residents, and filling every community with the special touches of home.

Senior Activities

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ActivitiesResidents at The Jefferson soon find they can’t wait to join our ongoing clubs and organizations, whether it’s a book club, a game of cards, an afternoon social, big band dance night or discussions of current events. Cultural and continuing education programs are frequent, so whether you love music, art or the sciences, there are always stimulating lectures and hands-on classes for you to continue learning and experiencing new things.  

Exciting outings to all the attractions that metropolitan Washington, DC, has to offer, from museums and galleries to world-class shopping, restaurants and theaters, occur on a regular basis. Whether you’re from DC or new to the area, you’ve never experienced it like you will when living at The Jefferson. In fact, you’ll soon find the hardest part of the day is finding time to plan for tomorrow’s events.

Week at a Glance

Sunday - September 25
8:00am Nursing Hours
11:00am St. Charles Catholic Church
2:15pm Steel Magnolias at the Little Theatre of Alexandria
7:30pm Classica Cinema: Sabrina
Monday - September 26
8:00am Active Aging Week Special Aqua Exercise Program with Jill
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Active Aging Week Special Aqua Exercise Program with Jill
9:00am Core, Floor & More
9:30am Giant Food
9:45am Tai Chi
10:00am Scupture Garden tour with Laurie Trusty at the National Gallery of Art
10:00am Swimming
11:15am Chair Aerobics with Leslie LaPlace
1:15pm Duplicate Bridge
1:30pm Chair Fit with Leslie Laplace Video
1:30pm Shop: Safeway & Arlington Library
1:30pm Water Color for Beginners
3:00pm Meditation
3:00pm German Conversation Class
4:00pm Martinis & Manicures
7:30pm Concert: Jazz Guitarist Rick White
Tuesday - September 27
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:15am Walking Club
9:00am Aqua Yoga with Leslie
10:00am Wii Bowling
10:00am Making Functional Ceramics Workshop
10:15am Chair Yoga
11:15am Total Body Blast
1:00pm Arlington National Cemetery
1:30pm The Jefferson Needle Crafters
1:30pm Total Body Fitness with Leslie LaPlace
2:30pm Brain Games
3:00pm Chorus Rehearsal
5:00pm Dining Out: Mark's Duck House Chinese Restaurant
7:00pm Social Bridge
7:00pm Poker
7:30pm Evening Movie: Peggy Sue Got Married
Wednesday - September 28
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Core, Floor & More
9:45am Tai Chi
10:00am Watercolor: Mixed Media Class
11:15am Chair Aerobics with Leslie LaPlace
12:30pm French Conversation
1:00pm Produce Market
1:30pm Zumba Gold with Marleen Corner
1:30pm Chair Fit with Leslie LaPlace
1:30pm Wellness Strategies with Jacki Kwan
2:00pm Theatre Workshop
4:00pm Active Aging Week Residents Reception
4:00pm Politics & Issues
7:30pm Documentary: Ansel Adams
Thursday - September 29
8:00am Aquacize
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Aquacize
9:45am Ft. Myer Commissary & PX
9:45am Ballston Mall
10:00am Presentation: The New Technology of Hearing Aids by Timothy Drake of Hear USA
10:00am Swimming
10:00am Wii Bowling
10:15am Chair Yoga
11:15am Total Body Blast
12:30pm Giant & Trader Joe's
1:00pm American Mahjong
1:00pm Open Bridge
1:30pm Total Body Fitness with Leslie LaPlace
1:30pm Craft Workshop
4:00pm Piano with John Spaulding
4:00pm Sports Talk
7:00pm Duplicate Bridge
7:30pm Evening Movie: Guarding Tess
Friday - September 30
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:15am Walking Club
8:30am Men's Breakfast
8:30am Aqua Blast
9:30am Harris Teeter/Sun Trust/CVS/BB&T
11:15am Chair Aerobics with Leslie Laplace Video
1:30pm Chair Fit with Leslie Laplace Video
3:00pm BINGO
Saturday - October 1
8:00am Walking Club
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Swimming
10:30am Rosary Group
11:00am Great Courses DVD Lecture
1:00pm Canasta
4:00pm Team Trivia
4:45pm St. Charles Catholic Church