The Charles Houston Rec Center has senior programming that provide a wide variety of recreation and leisure activities for seniors, ages 55 years and older. Activities include specialty and creative craft classes, fitness and walking clubs, cultural events, field trips, and senior forums. Seniors may also participate in craft exhibitions, computer classes at local libraries, fashion shows, special holiday events, Senior Olympics competition, and sports programs. Seniors are also able to participate in Friendly Visitor programs. For a list of available activities, please visit https://www.chsenior.us/. For more information: Contact Vanessa Greene, Seniors Program Director at (703) 746-5456.
Additionally, connect with other seniors in the Alexandria area through the Senior Services of Alexandria! Senior Services of Alexandria (SSA) is a non-profit organization that has as its mission, “to foster independence and self-sufficiency, enabling seniors within the City of Alexandria to age with dignity.” SSA operates the Meals on Wheels delivery program and DOT transportation reservations for the City, presents educational programs through various events, a speaker series, and a monthly cable television production, Senior Living in Alexandria.
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