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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 - May 24
8:00am Nursing Hours
10:45am Church of Christ Service
11:00am St. Charles Catholic Church
3:00pm Classic Cinema: Around the World in 80 Days Part 1
7:30pm Classic Cinema: Around the World in 80 Days Part 2
Monday - May 25
8:00am Nursing Hours
10:00am Swimming
11:00am Happy Memorial Day!
1:15pm Duplicate Bridge
1:30pm Beginner's Chair Aerobics
3:00pm Memorial Day Movie: A Guy Named Joe
7:30pm Memorial Day Concert: with Deena Javor
Tuesday - May 26
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:15am Walking Club
9:30am Giant Food
10:00am Making Functional Ceramics Workshop
10:15am Chair Yoga
11:00am Theatre Workshop
11:15am Balance Training
1:00pm Arlington National Cemetery
1:00pm American Mahjong
1:30pm Senior Chisel with Sarah
1:30pm The Jefferson Needle Crafters
1:30pm Shop: Safeway & Arlington Library
2:00pm Prose and Poetry
3:00pm Chorus Rehearsal
7:00pm Poker
7:00pm Social Bridge
7:30pm Evening Movie: The Natural
Wednesday - May 27
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Watercolor: Mixed Midia Class
9:30am Tai Chi
11:15am Advanced Chair Aerobics
1:00pm Produce Market
1:30pm Wellness Strategies with Jacki Kwan
4:00pm Resident Reception
4:00pm Art Opening!
7:30pm The Jefferson Forum: Great Decisions
Thursday - May 28
8:00am Aquacize
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Aquacize
9:45am Ft. Myer Commissary & PX
9:45am Ballston Mall
10:00am Swimming
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 JHA Board Meeting
4:00pm Sports talk
4:00pm Piano with Volunteer John Spaulding
5:00pm Dining Out: La Cote d'Or
6:30pm U.S. Army Brass Quintet Concert
7:30pm Evening Movie: P.T. Barnum
7:30pm Duplicate Bridge
Friday - May 29
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
11:00am Candidate Meet & Greet: Andrew Schneider
11:15am Advanced Chair Aerobics
1:30pm Dumbarton Oaks Garden
1:30pm Beginner's Chair Aerobics
3:00pm BINGO
7:30pm Concert: Pianist Floyd Andrew
Saturday - May 30
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
3:30pm Violin Recital by Students at Carmen Violin Studios
4:00pm Team Trivia
4:45pm St. Charles Catholic Church
7:30pm Modern Movie: Mr. Turner