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Senior Living Nov. 12-18

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Complimentary copy of Arlington County’s “55+ Program Guide,” by calling 703-228-4744. Detailed schedule of activities, programs and events at local senior centers and community centers with senior programming for adults 55+. Register with Office of Senior Adult Programs to receive copy every other month , $15 annual registration fee. For more information, call 703-228-4721.

Thursday/Nov. 13

Health Screening. Free blood pressure screening for adults 55+, 10:30 a.m. with Patti O'Neil, R.N., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St. Details, 703-228-5321.

Information Session. Elder law attorney Ed Zetlin will discuss legal issues involved in marrying later in life, 1 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St. No fee; newcomers welcome. For information, call 703-228-0555.

Seated Exercise. For adults 55+, 10 a.m., Fairlington Community Center, 3308 S. Stafford St. Cost is $38.50, twice a week or $17.50, once a week. Call to register, 703-228-4745.

Weight Training. 7 a.m. Weight rooms with certified fitness coaches for adults 55+ at Madison Community Center, 3829 N. Stafford St. $56 for 16 session ticket.

Vocabulary. Increase English and Spanish vocabulary through conversations at Langston-Brown Senior Center, and Thurs., Nov. 13, 1 p.m., 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call for more information, 703-228-5321.

Aerobics. Modern approach to low impact aerobics for adults 55+, 9:30 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St. Cost is $56 for 16 sessions. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Exercise Classes. for adults 55+, specializing in full fitness. 10 a.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. Cost is $3.50 per class; beginners welcome; drop-in. For more information, call 703-228-0555.

Pickleball. For beginners, adults 55+, 1 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St. No fee; newcomers welcome; drop-in. For information, call 703-228-0955.

Poker. Wild Card Poker for adults 55+, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. Beginners welcome; free. For information, call 703-228-0555.

Pilates Class. for adults 55+, beginners and intermediate, 9:15 a.m., Madison Community Center, 3829 N. Stafford St. Cost is $28 for eight classes. Call to sign up, 703-228-0555.

Singing Group. The Songfellows, a men's singing group, will meet for rehearsal, 10 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr. New members are welcome. Weekly rehearsals, no fee. Performances at civic groups, churches, special events, retirement homes. Sponsored by the Office of Senior Adult Programs. Call director Carlton Blake for details, 703-536-5160.

Health Talk. Finding relief for pain after shingles will be discussed at 11:30 a.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. Hear encouraging options for relief. Free; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Information Session. Brain research update for adults 55+ by Nort Beckerman, chairman, senior adults program committee on brain health, 11 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-5321.

ESL Classes. English as a Second Language classes for adults 55+, 11 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St. Free. Call for information, 703-228-5321.

Woodcarving. The Lee Woodcarvers, Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway will meet. 1 p.m., for chips relief and round carving. No fee; newcomers welcome to share knowledge. Details, 703-228-0555.

Crafts. Hands-on crafts workshop, 9:30 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Attendees will make mini harvest holiday vase. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-5321.

Seminar. 7 p.m. at 2000 N. Glebe Road. Managing behavior challenges with those who have dementia. Free. RSVP to Jennifer Connors 703-524-5300.

Friday/Nov. 14

Trip. The 38th Annual Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD, is on the agenda for seniors, families and friends. Cost is $25. Call Arlington Senior Adult Travel, 703-228-4749. Registration required.

Walking. The Lee Walkers, Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway will walk in Rock Creek Park, D.C. at 10 a.m. Cost is $2; newcomers welcome. Call to sign up, 703-228-0555.

Strength Training. Senior (adult 55+) strength training classes to achieve observable muscular strength, preserve and strengthen bone density, maintain full joint flexibility. 9 a.m., Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 S. 2nd St. Cost is $56 for 16 sessions or $3.50 drop-in. For information, call 703-228-4745.

Weight Training. 11 a.m. Weight rooms with certified fitness coaches for adults 55+ at Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St. $56 for 16 session ticket. For more information, call 703-228-4745.

Fitness Classes. For adults (55+), advanced, 10 a.m., Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 S. 2nd St. Cost is $3.50 per class; drop-in. For information, call 703-228-4745.

Fast Walking. The fast paced walking group at Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St. will meet at the Center at 9 a.m., for its weekly walk in the area. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Scrabble games. 10:15 a.m. at Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St. Free. Call 703-228-0955.

Music Appreciation. The music appreciation group at Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr. will meet at 1 p.m., to discuss Russian composer Sergei Rachmaninoff. No fee; newcomers welcome. Details, 703-228-4403.

Comedy. Relive bygone days of comedy with classic audio and video selections, 10:30 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St. Led by comedy book author Mike Bloom. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Information Session. Informational health video and discussion about arthritis, 11 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr. Register by Mon., Nov. 10 by calling 703-228-4403.

Computer Classes. Information about computer courses for adults 55+, Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway 10 a.m. - noon, 703-228-6425.

Saturday/Nov. 15

Retirement Transition Seminar. “Flourishing After 55,” 8:30a.m.-12:30 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St. Converse with panel of experts; discover resources, opportunities for service and learning. Cost is $5. Last minute registration by Nov. 10. Call 703-228-0948.

Weight Training. 7 a.m. Weight rooms with certified fitness coaches for adults 55+ at Madison Community Center, 3829 N. Stafford St. $56 for 16 session ticket.

Monday/Nov. 17

Food Class. Eat Well to Live Well for adults 55+, 9:45 a.m., Lee Senior Center. Diet and nutrition class focusing on ways to cook healthy food at home. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Tea. Afternoon Tea for adults 55+ at the Inn at Brookville Farm, Brookville, Md. Cost is $49. Call Arlington Senior Adult Travel, 703-228-4749. Registration required.

Health Talk. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meeting, 10 a.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, Arlington. Annual newsletter subscription, $24. Call for details, 703-228-0555.

Crafts. The Yarn Crafters at Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., will meet 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., to knit and crochet items for Arlington charities. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Games. Scrabble games for adults 55+, 10 a.m. , Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St. Free; newcomers welcome. Call for more information, 703-228-5722.

Games. Chess for adults 55+, 9:30 a.m.- 3 p.m., Madison Community Center, 3829 N. Stafford St., Arlington. All levels of players welcome. For information, call 703-228-5285.

Health Class. Senior (adult 55+) strength training classes to achieve observable muscular strength, preserve and strengthen bone density, maintain full joint flexibility, 9 a.m., Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 S. 2nd St., Arlington. Cost is $56 for 16 sessions or $3.50 drop-in. For information, call 703-228-4745.

Exercise Class. Full fitness exercise classes for adults (55+), advanced, 10 a.m., Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 S. 2nd St., Arlington. Cost is $3.50 per class; drop-in. For information, call 703-228-4745.

Ice Skating. Ice skating for adults 55+, 8 a.m., Kettler Capitals Iceplex, Ballston Mall, Arlington. Cost is $1 (includes skates); newcomers welcome. For more information, call 703-228-4745.

Card Games. Friendly poker games for adults 55+, 10 a.m. – noon, Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Details, 703-228-5722.

Language. English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for adults 55+, 11 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Free. Call for details, 703-228-5321.

Weight Training. Weight rooms with certified fitness coaches for adults 55+ at Langston-Brown Senior Center and Madison Community Center. $56 for 16 session ticket; 11 a.m., Langston-Brown, 2121 N. Culpeper St. For more information, call 703-228-4745.

Tuesday/Nov. 18

Aerobics. Modern approach to low impact aerobics for adults 55+, 9:30 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. Cost is $56 for 16 sessions. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Dance Classes. Four part series of modern dance classes for adults 55+ begins 4 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 3909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Taught by choreographer Jane Franklin. Free. Call to sign up, 703-228-0955.

Martial Arts. Demonstration of martial arts for adults 55+, 7 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Free. Call to register, 703-228-0955.

Talk. “A Hitchhikers Guide to Uzbekistan,” an illustrated talk by traveler Richard Isaacson, 11:30 a.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. Special emphasis on architecture and costumes from the time of Russian conquest to independence in 1991. Free. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Exercise. Sports Yoga classes for adults 55+ begin 1 p.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. Includes traditional sports stretching, Pilates mat exercises and martial arts. Program designed for athletes. Cost is $22.50 for five classes. Call to sign up, 703-228-0555.

Exercise Class. Lunchtime kickboxing classes for adults 55+ begin 11:45 a.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. All fitness levels. Cost is $22.50 for five classes. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Outdoor Games. Volleyball for adults 55+, 1:30 (practice), 2 p.m. (games), Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. All levels of players welcome. No fee. Call for information, 703-228-5321.

Games. Pickleball for beginners, adults 55+, 1 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Fastest growing indoor sport for seniors. No fee; newcomers welcome; drop-in. For information, call 703-228-0955.

Music Rehearsal. Voices of Arlington, a senior multicultural chorus, rehearses 10 a.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. New members welcome. No fee. Call Dir. Stacie Steinke for details, 703-485-5745.

Card Games. Wild Card Poker for adults 55+, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. Beginners welcome; free. For information, call 703-228-0555.

Games. Bi-lingual bingo for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Cost is $1 per card; newcomers welcome. Details, 703-228-5321.

Exercise. Core training for adults 55+ to improve posture, balance and stability, begins 1 p.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Cost is $17.50 for five classes. Call to register, 703-228-5321.

Yoga. Yoga exercise classes for adults 55+, beginners, 11:15 a.m., intermediate, 10 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive. Cost is $17.50 for five classes. Call to register, 703-228-4403.

Walkers. The Langston Walkers, Langston-Brown Senior Center will meet 9:30 a.m. for an indoor walk at the Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call for details, 703-228-5321.

Club. The Rubber Stamping Club at Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, will meet to make handcrafted mini-cards and gift tags. Cost is $1. Call for details, 703-228-0555.

Wednesday/Nov. 19

Health Talk. Explore symptoms of caregiver stress and discuss ways to help, 1 p.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Details, 703-228-5722.

Social Club. The Happy Hearts social club for adults 55+ will meet 1:30 p.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call for information, 703-356-8141.

Lunch and Performance. Swift Creek Mill Playhouse, Colonial Heights, Va., is the destination of seniors. Buffet lunch and performance of “A Tuna Christmas.” Cost is $91. Call Arlington Senior Adult Travel, 703-228-4749. Registration required.

Walking Club. The Walking Club of Arlington for adults 55+ will walk in Cleveland Park, D.C., 9:30 a.m. Cost is $3; newcomers welcome. Group leaves from Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive, 703-228-4403.

Music Performance. Soprano Jennifer Hosmer and tenor Donato Soranno will entertain seniors with hits of the 20’s and 30’s plus opera selections, 2 p.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. Free; newcomers welcome. For more information, 703-228-5722.

Wii Games. Nintendo Wii sports and games for adults 55+, providing physical and mental workouts, 1 p.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Thursday/Nov. 20

Music Rehearsal. The Songfellows, a men’s singing group, will meet for rehearsal, 10 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive. New members are welcome. Weekly rehearsals, no fee. Call director Carlton Blake for details, 703-536-5160.

Woodcarvers. The Lee Woodcarvers, Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, will meet 1 p.m. for chips relief and round carving. No fee; newcomers welcome to share knowledge. Details, 703-228-0555.

Dancing. Intermediate, drop-in, line dancing class for adults 55+, 11:35 a.m., Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 S.2nd St., Arlington. Cost is $3.50 per class. For details, call 703-228-4745.

Lunch. Buffet lunch for adults 55+, Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 1 p.m., 4435 N. Pershing Drive, Arlington. Available first and third Thursdays of the month. Cost is $4. Call for details, 703-228-4403.

Talk. An update on cosmetic dentistry with Drs. Louis and Greg LaVecchia, 1 p.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Discussion will also cover dental challenges for seniors. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0955.

Health Fair. Intergenerational Health Fair, 9:30 a.m. – noon, Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Health screenings, handouts, giveaways, for all ages. Open to the public. No fee. Details, 703-228-5321.

Health Screenings. Free blood pressure screening, 10:15 a.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Details, 703-228-0955.

Forum. Fourth Annual After-the-Election senior forum with members of Virginia General Assembly, 10 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive, Arlington. No fee. For information, call Arlington Agency on Aging, 703-228-1733 or e-mail arlaa@arlingtonva.us.

Friday/Nov. 21

Walkers. The Lee Walkers, Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, will walk along the Urban Trail, Tenleytown, D.C., 10 a.m. Cost is $2; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Music Group. The music appreciation group at Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive, will meet 1 p.m. to discuss Sounds of Spain. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call for details, 703-228-4403.

Fast Walkers. The Fast Forwards, a fast paced walking group for adults 55+, will meet at Aurora Hills Senior Center, 9 a.m., 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Book Group. The book discussion group at Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., will meet 1 p.m., to discuss “The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven,” by Sherman Alexie. No fee; newcomers welcome. Details, 703-228-5722.

Saturday/Nov. 22

Show. The Patriot Center in Fairfax will host seniors for The World Famous Lipizzaner Stallion show. Cost is $42. Call Arlington Senior Adult Travel, 703-228-4749. Registration required.

Monday/Nov. 24

Trip and Lunch. Seniors will travel to Fredericksburg, Va., to tour “Belmont,” American artist Gari Melchers’ Home and Studios, plus a Trolley Tour and lunch. Cost is $63. Call Arlington Senior Adult Travel, 703-228-4749. Registration required.

Linguist. Dr. Merton Bland, linguist, teaches English as a Second Language (ESL) class, Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Classes are held on Mondays and Thursdays except holidays. No fee; newcomers welcome. For more information, call 703-228-5321.

Brain Academy. Adults 55+ are invited to enroll in the Big Brain Academy at Lee Senior Center, 1 p.m., 5722 Lee Highway, Arlington. Mental challenges playing Nintendo Wii mini-games. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Brain Games. Brain aerobics program for adults 55+ with transitions counselor Rachel Thompson, 10:30 a.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Combination of puzzles, brain teasers and pursuit of trivia. Free; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0955.

Scrabble. Scrabble for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, Arlington. Free. Call for details, 703-228-5722.

Chess. Chess for adults 55+, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Madison Community Center, 3829 N. Stafford St., Arlington. Free. For more information, call 703-228-0555.

Crafts. Card making class for adults 55+, 1 p.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. Supplies provided; no experience needed. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Exercise. Full fitness exercise classes for adults 55+, taught by fitness instructor Andrea Baumann, Thomas Jefferson Comm. Center and Lee Senior Center. Advanced, TJ, 3501 S. 2nd St. Cost is $3.50 per class. For more information, call 703-228-4745.

Exercise. Seated exercise class for adults 55+, 9 a.m., Madison Community Center, 3829 N. Stafford St., Arlington. Taught by fitness instructor Linda Bell, drop-in. Cost is $3.50 per class. For more information, call 703-228-0555.

Exercise. Open Tai Chi practice for adults 55+, 2 p.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center; 735 S. 18th St. No fee; no instructor onsite. For more information, call 703-228-4745.

Walkers. The Walter Reed Walkers, Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., will walk in Bluemont Park, 9:30 a.m. Cost is $2.50; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-0955.

Ice Skating. Ice skating for adults 55+ only, 8–9:30 a.m., Kettler Capitals Iceplex, Ballston Mall, Arlington. Cost is $1, which includes skate rental; $1 for parking Ballston Mall garage. For more information, call 703-228-4745.

Games. Nintendo Wii video games for adults 55+, 9:30 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Bowling, boxing, baseball, tennis and golf available. No fee; newcomers welcome. For more information, call 703-228-5321.

Card Games. Friendly poker games for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call for details, 703-228-5722.

Bridge. Social bridge games for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St. Free; newcomers welcome. For details, call 703-228-5722.

Bingo. Bingo for adults 55+, 1 p.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive, Arlington. Cost is $2 per card. For information, call 703-228-4403.

Games. Mah Jongg games for adults 55+,American style, 10 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. For information, call 703-228-5722.

Crafters. The Yarn Crafters of Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., will meet 10:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. to knit and crochet items for Arlington charities. No fee; newcomers welcome; yarn and patterns provided. For more information, call 703-228-5722.

Health Group. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meeting, 10 a.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, Arlington. Newcomers welcome. Call for details, 703-228-0555.

Music Performance. Local singer and musician Fred Brooks will entertain seniors, 10:30 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call for details, 703-228-5321.

Tuesday/Nov. 25

Language. English/Spanish dialogue sessions to improve social conversations and vocabularies, 1 p.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call for more information, 703-228-5321.

Puzzles. Introductory mental exercise class for adults 55+, using a systematic approach to solving Sudoku puzzles, 1 p.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Highway, Arlington. Free. Call to register, 703-228-0555.

Exercise. Exercise class for adults 55+ with fitness instructor Irena Woodruff, 9:30 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. Aerobics, dance and strength training. Cost is $56 for 16 sessions. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Dancing. Beginners line dancing class starts 11 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive, Arlington. Taught by Dottie Thibadeau; newcomers welcome. Cost is $3.50 per class; drop-in. For more information, call 703-228-4403.

Walkers. The Langston Walkers, Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., will meet for in indoor walk at the Center, 9:30 a.m. No fee; newcomers welcome. For more information, call 703-228-5321.

Games. Volleyball for fun and exercise for adults 55+, co-ed, 1:30 p.m. (practice), 2 p.m. (games), Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. All levels of players welcome; no fee. For more details, call 703-228-5321.

Games. Pickleball, America’s fastest growing indoor sports for adults 55+, Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. No fee; newcomers welcome. For more information, call 703-228-0955.

Chorus. Voices of Arlington, multicultural chorus of adults 55+, will rehearse 10 a.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. New members welcome; no experience needed. For more information, call Stacie Steinke, dir., 703-485-6745.

Bingo. Bi-lingual bingo for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center. Cost is $1 per card. For more information, call 703-228-5321.

Health Fair. Marymount Nursing Students Health Fair for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Free blood pressure checks, discussions about hypertension and diabetes. No fee. For more information, call 703-228-0955.

Health Check. Free blood pressure checks for adults 55+, 11 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Drive, Arlington. Call to register 703-228-4403.

Games. Table tennis for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. For more information, call 703-228-0955.

Legal Talk. Attorneys from Legal Services of Northern Virginia will be available to meet with adults 55+, individually, 10 a.m. – noon, Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Confidential setting; no fee. Call for appointment, 703-228-0955.

Wednesday/Nov. 26

Bridge. Duplicate bridge games for adults 55+, 10 a.m., Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. Cost is $4.50; newcomers welcome. Call Anne Gress, 703-243-7714 for more information.

Walking Club. The Walking Club of Arlington for adults 55+ will walk in Hidden Pond Nature Park, Springfield, 9:30 a.m. Cost is $3; newcomers welcome. Group leaves from Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr., 703-228-4403.

Art. Art instructor Blanche Kirchner will begin oil painting classes for adults 55+, 10 a.m. – noon, Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. Some familiarity with painting medium required. Cost is $24 for four two-hour sessions. Call to register, 703-228-0955.

Thursday/Nov. 27

Thanksgiving.

Trip and Dinner. “Dutch’s Daughter Restaurant,” Frederick, Md., is the destination of adults 55+, for a Thanksgiving buffet dinner. Cost is $65. Call Arlington Senior Adult travel, 703-228-4749, Registration required..

Friday/Nov. 28

Fast Walkers. The Fast Forwards, a fast-paced walking group for adults 55+, will meet at Aurora Hills Senior Center, 9 a.m., 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. No fee; newcomers welcome. Call to register, 703-228-5722.

Trip

Outside Excursions. 2008 overnight excursions for seniors through Arlington Senior Adult Travel include Oglebay Resort, “Festival of Lights,” Wheeling W.V., Dec. 9-12. Call for costs and details, 703-228-4748.

The Rocking Horse Dude Resort, Highland, N.Y., will host seniors, June 9-13. Full scale dude ranch and year round resort. Call Arlington Senior Adult Travel for information, 703-228-4748.