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Providing Senior Care For Over 35 Years

We've devoted 35 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 - November 12
8:00am Nursing Hours
11:00am St. Charles Catholic Church
3:00pm Afternoon Piano with Jeff Pace
5:00pm Mexican Train Dominoes
7:30pm Classic Cinema: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Monday - November 13
8:00am Aquacize
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Aquacize
9:00am Core, Floor & More
9:30am Giant Food
9:45am Tai Chi
10:00am Swimming
10:00am Depart: Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America Tour
11:15am Chair Aerobics with Leslie LaPlace
1:15pm Duplicate Bridge
1:30pm Chair Fit with Leslie LaPlace
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: Pianist Deena Javor
Tuesday - November 14
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:15am Walking Club
10:00am Christmas Decoration Workshop
10:00am Wii Bowling
10:15am Chair Yoga
11:15am Total Body Blast
1:30pm The Jefferson Needle Crafters
1:30pm Total Body Fitness with Leslie Laplace VIDEO
2:00pm Theatre Workshop
3:00pm Jefferson Chorus Rehearsal
5:00pm Dining Out: Carlyle
7:00pm Social Bridge
7:00pm Poker
7:30pm Evening Movie: Flight of the Phoenix
Wednesday - November 15
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:45am Aqua Blast
9:30am National Air & Space Museum with Joe McIntosh
9:45am Tai Chi
10:00am Watercolor: Mixed Media Class
11:15am Chair Aerobics with Leslie LaPlace
12:00pm Elegant Affordable Jewelry
12:30pm French Conversation
1:15pm Produce Market
1:30pm Zumba Gold with Marleen Corner
1:30pm Mindfulness with Jacki Kwan
3:00pm Spanish Conversation
3:00pm Ballroom & Line Dancing with Garrey Stinson
4:00pm Residents Reception
4:00pm Politics & Issues
7:30pm Documentary: 1804: The Hidden Story of Haiti
Thursday - November 16
8:00am Aquacize
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Aquacize
9:45am Ft. Myer Commissary & PX
9:45am Ballston Mall
10:00am Massage with Don Clement
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
3:00pm JHA Annual Meeting
4:00pm Piano with John Spaulding
4:00pm Sports Talk
7:00pm Twelfth Night at Shakespeare Theatre Company
7:00pm Duplicate Bridge
7:30pm Evening Movie: Turner & Hooch
Friday - November 17
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
10:30am Aging Backwards
11:00am Out to Lunch: Metro 29 Diner
11:15am Chair Aerobics with Leslie LaPlace
1:30pm Beginning Drawing
1:30pm Chair Fit with Leslie LaPlace
2:00pm Beginner Spanish
3:00pm BINGO
7:00pm Jewish Services
7:30pm Concert: Clarinetist Bill Wright & Pianist Robert Redd
Saturday - November 18
12:15am The Exterminating Angel at Met Opera Live in HD
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
7:30pm Movie: The Glass Castle