• How to submit an event:

    Events may be emailed to events@catholicherald.com; mailed to the Catholic Herald, 200 N. Glebe Rd., Suite 600, Arlington, VA 22203; or faxed to 703/524-2782.  

    Publication is not guaranteed and events within the diocese are given preference.

    Local Senior Centers:

    Arlington Mill, 909 S. Dinwiddie St., Arlington  
    Aurora Hills, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington
    Langston-Brown, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington
    Lee, 5722 Lee Hwy., Arlington  
    Madison, 3829 N. Stafford St., Arlington

    Prince William Senior Center-Manassas, 9320 Mosby St., Manassas

    Prince William Senior Center-Woodbridge, 13850 Church Hill Dr., Woodbridge
    St. Martin de Porres, 4650 Taney Ave., Alexandria
    Walter Reed, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington

    Nov. 1

    History discussion group, Walter Reed, 1 p.m. Register, 703/228-0955.


    Nov. 2

    Medicare Plan finder assistance, Lee, 11 a.m.–2 p.m. Call for appointment, 703/228-0555.

    Performance by The Sultanas, Langston-Brown, 11 a.m. 703/228-6300.

    Ballroom Dance, Lee, 1–3p.m. 703/228-0555.

    Nov. 5

    Current events discussion, Walter Reed, 10 a.m. 703/228-0955.

    Just Playin’ Country musicians, Lee, 11:15 a.m. 703/228-0555.

    Nov. 7

    Marine biologist Heather Spence to discuss aspects of a shark encounter, Aurora Hills, 11:30 a.m. Register, 703/228-5722. 

    Navigating the holidays with less family stress, Aurora Hills, 2 p.m. Register, 703/228-5722.

    Downsizing seminar, “letting go of stuff,” Walter Reed, 10 a.m. Register, 703/228-0955.

    Nov. 8

    Morning Coffee, with St. Mark Church’s Maturing Matters 55+ group, featuring a Catholic Charities volunteer talking about the Welcome Home Re-Entry Program, 9970 Vale Rd., Vienna, following 9:15 a.m. Mass. Barbara Walsh, 703/620-9314 or bawplus7@gmail.com.

    How to build a family tree on ancestry.com, Lee, 11:30 a.m. Register, 703/228-0555.

    Beginner’s line dancing class, Arlington Mill, Thursdays 1 p.m. Register, 703/228-7369.

    Nov. 9

    Ways to avoid falling, Aurora Hills, 10:30 a.m. Register, 703/228-5722.

    Nov. 13

    Why good posture is important, Lee, 1:30 a.m. Register, 703/228-0555.

    How the environment affects honeybees, Walter Reed, 10 a.m. Register, 703/228-0955.

    Ways to protect personal and financial information, Lee, 1 p.m. Register, 703/228-0555

    Nov. 14

    Protecting assets in laymen’s language, Langston-Brown, 1 p.m. Register, 703/228-6300.

    55+ resume writing workshop, Aurora Hills, 2 p.m. Register, 703/228-5722.

    Nov. 15

    Prescription drug misuse by seniors, Lee, 1 p.m. Register, 703/228-0555.

    Nov. 16

    Latino music and dance, Arlington Mill, 10 a.m.-noon. 703/228-7369.