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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 - August 17
8:00am Nursing Hours
10:45am Church of Christ Service
11:00am St. Charles Catholic Church
2:15pm Spam-a-lot at the Little Theatre of Alexandria
3:00pm Classic Cinema: Love Affair
7:30pm Classic Cinema Replay: Love Affair
Monday - August 18
8:00am Aquacize
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Aquacize
9:30am Tai Chi
9:30am Giant Food
10:00am Swimming
11:00am Advanced Chair Aerobics VIDEO
1:15pm Duplicate Bridge
1:30pm Beginner's Chair Aerobics VIDEO
3:00pm Meditation for Life
3:00pm German for Beginners
4:00pm Martinis & Manicures
7:00pm Canasta
7:30pm Concert Classical Harpist
Tuesday - August 19
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Getting Upright Aerobics
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:15am Walking Club
10:00am Making Functional Ceramics Workshop
10:15am Chair Yoga
11:00am Line Dancing
11:00am Theatre Workshop
1:30pm Senior Chisel with Sarah
2:00pm Prose and Poetry
3:00pm Jefferson Chorus Rehearsal
7:00pm Poker
7:30pm Social Bridge
7:30pm Evening Movie: Driving Ms. Daisy
Wednesday - August 20
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Water Color Class
9:30am Tai Chi
11:00am Advanced Chair Aerobics
1:00pm Produce Market
1:15pm Balance Training
1:30pm Wellness Strategies with Jacki Kwan
2:00pm Nutrition Discussion Group: Brain Food
3:00pm Ballroom Dancing with Garrey Stinson
4:00pm Resident Reception
7:30pm Documentary: The Civilian Conservation Corps
Thursday - August 21
8:00am Aquacize
8:00am Getting Upright Aerobics
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Aquacize
9:45am Ft. Myer Commissary & PX
9:45am Ballston Mall
10:00am Swimming
10:00am The Jefferson Needle Crafters
10:15am Chair Yoga
11:15am Balance Training
12:30pm Giant & Trader Joe's
1:00pm Open Bridge
1:30pm Senior Chisel with Sarah
3:00pm Community Meeting
4:00pm Sports talk
7:00pm Grief & Bereavement Support Group
7:30pm Duplicate Bridge
7:30pm Evening Movie: Philomena
Friday - August 22
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:15am Walking Club
8:30am Men's Breakfast
9:30am Harris Teeter/Sun Trust/CVS/BB&T
9:30am Phillips Collection
10:00am Learning Bridge Class
10:00am The Jefferson Needle Crafters
11:00am Out to Lunch: Silver Diner
11:00am Advanced Chair Aerobics
1:30pm Beginner's Chair Aerobics
7:30pm A Mid-Summer's NIght Eve Dance with The Dale A. Jarrett Trio & Garrey Stinson
Saturday - August 23
8:00am Walking Club
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Swimming
11:00am Rosary Group
11:00am Great Courses DVD Lecture: Understanding the Inventions That Changed the World
4:00pm Team Trivia
4:45pm St. Charles Catholic Church