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1/15/22: Due to inclement weather, the MLK Day lecture by Daryl Davis on Sunday, Jan. 16, will be held at noon.
 
The McLean Community Center and Old Firehouse Center will be closed on Monday, Jan. 17, in obervance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Come be a part of the new Seniors in Action program, Mondays through Fridays! There are fun social activities for ages 55+ to keep you engaged, educated, and having fun.

Seniors in Action Plus (Includes registration for Strength & Balance class 1900.322)
1961.322          M-F, 1/18-5/27          $180/$130 MCC district residents. Spaces are limited for this pass.

Seniors in Action

1960.322          M-F, 1/18-5/27          $65/$55 MCC district residents

SIA Schedule for Monday, Jan. 17-Friday, Jan. 21, 2022 (PDF)


Monday

9:30-10:30 a.m.               Coffee Social

11 a.m.-1 p.m.                 Games


Tuesday
9:30-10:30 a.m.               Book Club (2nd Tuesday of the month),
          • January 18 (This is an exception to the standard rule)
          • February 8
          • March 8
          • April 12
          • May 10

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.      Mah-Jongg (Practice & Play)

10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.        OFC Games Option (Pool, Table Tennis, Scrabble, Beginner Drop-In Bridge)

Wednesday
10 a.m.-Noon                   Speakers 

Thursday
9-10 a.m.                         Open Fitness
10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.            SIA Intermediate Bridge
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.        OFC Games Option (Pool, Table Tennis, Scrabble)

Friday
9:30-10:30 a.m.                Tea Time

12:30 p.m.-2 p.m.             Potluck (Last Friday of every month)
          • January 28: Healthy Dishes
          • February 25: Comfort Foods
          • March 25: Brunch
          • April 29: Picnic Favorites
          • May 27: Farmers Market Inspired

All events will be held in person unless noted by **

 

Tuesday, Jan. 18
10:45 a.m.-noon 

Cooking Demo Class with Tasting
Stacie Husman, Cooking Thyme with Stacie

Wednesday, Jan. 19
10-11 a.m.
Identity Theft, Virtual Program**
Martin Bailey, AARP

Thursday, Jan. 20
10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
SIA Bridge Open House
SIA Games Program

 

Tuesday, Jan. 25

SIA Mah-Jongg Open House 
SIA Games Program

 

10:30-11 a.m.
Speaker, Mah-Jongg Instructor Bette Shanley

 
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Games for Experienced Players & Introduction for New Players

Wednesday, Jan. 26
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
IPAD Introduction Workshop
Harry Contos

Wednesday, Feb. 2
10 a.m.
Balancing Virtual and In-Person Resources for Seniors In Fairfax County
FFX County Dept of Neighborhood & Community Services' (NCS) Virtual Center for Active Adults

Wednesday, Feb. 9
10 a.m.
Internet Security, “Spot the Scam”
Jacqueline Rich FFX County NCS Info Tech Educator

Wednesday, Feb. 16
10 a.m.-11 a.m.
Running Into Your 50s & Beyond
Alisa Harvey, Elite Master Runner


Wednesday, Feb. 23
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Windows Photos Workshop
Harry Contos 

Enjoy increased flexibility, strength, balance and energy as you challenge yourself, while respecting and honoring your body. You'll need a yoga mat, strap and block, a resistance band, a set of 1- to 2-lb. hand weights and water.

Instructor: TBA.

Session I

Virtual

9 lessons @ 55 mins, $155/$125 MCC district residents
1870.322      M, 1/24-3/28          11:30 a.m.-12:25 p.m.
No lesson on 2/21.

In-Person 

11 lessons @ 55 mins, $190/$155 MCC district residents
1872.322      Th, 1/20-3/31         11:30 a.m.-12:25 p.m.

 

Session II

Virtual

8 lessons @ 55 mins, $135/$115 MCC district residents
1871.322      M, 4/11-6/6            11:30 a.m.-12:25 p.m.
No lesson on 5/30.


In-Person
9 lessons @ 55 mins, $155/$125 MCC district residents
1873.322      Th, 4/14-6/9           11:30 a.m.-12:25 p.m.

Includes warm-up, strength-building, balance exercises, gentle stretches, and chair-based options. Bring water, dumbbells, resistance “stretchy” bands, and a 6-8-inch diameter ball. Bring a mat. Some exercises will be on the floor.

Instructor: Linda Bernstein.

In-Person

14 lessons @ 55 mins, $265/$220 MCC district residents
1900.322          Tu, 2/1-5/17          1-1:55 p.m.
No lesson on 3/15 and 4/5.