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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 - February 18
8:00am Nursing Hours
11:00am Girl Scout Cookie Sales
11:00am St. Charles Catholic Church
2:45pm Washington Performing Arts & & US Air Force Band Concert: The Bernstein Story
3:00pm Afternoon Piano with Jeff Pace
7:30pm Classic Cinema: All Presidents Men
Monday - February 19
8:00am Aqua Fit
8:00am Nursing Hours
9:00am Core, Floor & More
9:30am Giant Food
9:45am Tai Chi
10:00am JHA Board Working Meeting
10:00am Swimming
11:00am Shop: Tyson's Corner Mall
11:15am Stand, Sit and Be Fit
1:00pm Duplicate Bridge
1:30pm Chair Fit with Leslie LaPlace
1:30pm Shop: Safeway & Arlington Library
1:30pm Water Color for Beginners
1:30pm Your Best Self
3:00pm Meditation
3:00pm German Conversation Class
3:45pm Creating AGE
4:00pm Martinis & Manicures
7:30pm Concert: Russian Samovar Ensemble
Tuesday - February 20
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:15am Walking Club
10:00am Functional Ceramics with Klaudia Levin
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
2:00pm Theatre Workshop
3:00pm Jefferson Chorus Rehearsal
5:00pm Dining Out: L'Auberge Chez Francois
7:00pm Social Bridge
7:00pm Poker
7:30pm Evening Movie: Outrageous Fortune
Wednesday - February 21
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
8:45am Aqua Blast
9:45am Tai Chi
10:00am Watercolor: Mixed Media Class
10:30am Memorial Service for Al Coury
11:15am Stand, Sit and Be Fit
12:00pm Elegant Affordable Jewelry
12:30pm French Conversation
1:30pm Mindfulness with Jacki Kwan
3:00pm Spanish Conversation
3:00pm In House Presentation: HealthPRO-Heritage Rehab presents Vow to Wow
4:00pm Residents Reception
4:00pm Politics & Issues
7:30pm Hot Topics: Joy Walker of Capital Caring presents Advance Directives and The Five Wishes
Thursday - February 22
8:00am Aqua Fit
8:00am Nursing Hours
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
2:00pm Open Studio
2:00pm Interfaith Meet & Greet
3:00pm JHA Board Meeting
4:00pm Piano with John Spaulding
4:00pm Sports Talk
6:15pm Depart: National Symphony Orchestra
7:00pm Canasta Lessons
7:00pm Duplicate Bridge
7:30pm Movie: Chef
Friday - February 23
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
10:15am Classical Stretch
10:30am Mexican Train Dominoes
11:00am Out to Lunch: Olive Garden
11:15am Stand, Sit and Be Fit
1:30pm Select Book Club with Ben Perri
1:30pm Beginning Drawing
1:30pm Chair Fit with Leslie LaPlace
2:00pm Beginner Spanish
3:00pm BINGO
7:30pm Concert: Mini-Musicals on the Move presents "Mary Poppins"
Saturday - February 24
7:00am Swimming
8:00am Nursing Hours
10:30am Rosary Group
11:45am Met Opera Live in HD: La Boheme at Ballston Regal Cinemas
1:00pm Canasta
3:00pm Recital: Contemporary Keyboard Studio
4:00pm Team Trivia
4:45pm St. Charles Catholic Church
7:30pm Modern Movie: Marshall