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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 - October 19
8:00am Nursing Hours
10:45am Church of Christ Service
11:00am St. Charles Catholic Church
7:30pm Classic Cinem: Cleopatra
7:30pm Classic Cinema: Cleopatra
Monday - October 20
8:00am Aquacize
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Aquacize
9:00am Skyline Drive Fall Foliage Trip
9:30am Tai Chi
9:30am Giant Food
10:00am Swimming
11:00am Advanced Chair Aerobics VIDEO
11:15am Advanced Chair Aerobics
1:15pm Duplicate Bridge
1:30pm Beginner's Chair Aerobics VIDEO
3:00pm Meditation for Life
3:00pm German Class
4:00pm Martinis & Manicures
7:00pm Canasta
7:30pm Concert: Pianist Deena Javor
Tuesday - October 21
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
11:15am Balance Training
1:30pm Senior Chisel with Sarah
2:00pm Prose and Poetry
3:00pm Jefferson Chorus Rehearsal
7:00pm Poker
7:00pm Social Bridge
7:30pm Evening Movie: Marty
Wednesday - October 22
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Water Color Class
9:30am Tai Chi No Instructor
11:15am Advanced Chair Aerobics
1:00pm Produce Market
1:15pm Balance Training
1:30pm Wellness Strategies with Jacki Kwan
2:00pm Photography Club
3:00pm Ballroom Dancing with Garrey Stinson
3:00pm Alzheimer's Association Silent Auction
4:00pm Resident Reception
7:30pm Documentary: Lost Treasures of Afghanistan
Thursday - October 23
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
1:30pm Craft Workshop: Christmas Decor
3:00pm JHA Board Meeting
4:00pm Sports talk
7:30pm Duplicate Bridge
7:30pm Evening Movie: That Thing You Do
Friday - October 24
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
10:00am Learning Bridge Class
10:00am The Jefferson Needle Crafters
11:00am Out to Lunch: The Original Pancake House
11:15am Advanced Chair Aerobics
1:30pm Beginner's Chair Aerobics
3:00pm BINGO
7:30pm The Jefferson's 22nd Anniversary Party
Saturday - October 25
8:00am Walking Club
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Swimming
11:00am Rosary Group
11:00am Great Courses DVD Lecture: The World's Greatest Geological Wonders
4:00pm Team Trivia
4:45pm St. Charles Catholic Church