New Village Events for March
For your convenience, here are our February events! You can also access this information here on our online calendar.
March 1, 8, 15, 22 - Gentle Yoga with Erin - 10:00 am
March 1, 15 - Coffee & Conversation - 11:30 am
March 2 - Book Club - 1:30 pm
March 3, 10, 17, 24 - Village Walkers: Woodley Park - 9:00 am
March 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31 - Morning Stretch at 10:00 am
March 3 - Wellness Wednesday: Gentle Yoga - 1:00 pm
March 3, 10, 17, 24 - Time with Case Manager Barbara Scott - 4:00 pm
March 4, 11, 18, 25 - Village Walkers: Cleveland Park - 10:00 am
March 6, 13, 20, 27 - Village Walkers: Cathedral Commons - 10:00 am
March 10 - Afternoon Conversation (aka Lunch Bunch) - 12:00 pm
March 10 - Wellness Wednesday: Facts About - 1:00 pm
March 11 - Writing our Memoir in Short Stories - 4:00 pm
March 15 - Book Club: Second Chapter - 2:00 pm
March 17 - Wellness Wednesday: Understanding Telemedicine - 1:00 pm
March 17 - Cooking Class with Cleveland Park's Sababa - 3:00 pm
March 18 - French Conversation Group - 3:30 pm
March 23 - Tuesday Talk: From Birmingham to BLM - 7:00 pm
March 24 - Wellness Wednesday: Chair Yoga - 1:00 pm
March 25 - Dial a Docent: The Smithsonian Castle - 11:00 am
March 26 - Poetry Group - 11:00 am
March 31 - Wellness Wednesday: Mobility as we Age - 1:00 pm
Click here to view our online calendar of events and access all Zoom links.
MARCH EVENTS IN DETAIL
Gentle Yoga with Erin Heramb
Mondays, March 1, 8, 15, 22 at 10:00 am
Call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 218-164-004# OR to participate via video conference, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/218164004. Attendees should have a bottle or glass of water handy. Password: 11231
Coffee & Conversation
Mondays, March 1, 15 at 11:30 am
Join the Village's current events discussion group! Call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 872-695-315# OR to participate via video conference, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/872695315.
March 2 at 1:30 pm
Visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81864722370 or call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 818-6472-2370# Password: 11231. Join the book club as they discuss The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier
Village Walkers: Woodley Park
Wednesdays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 at 9:00 am
Join the walking group for an hour stroll around the neighborhood. Participants must walk six feet apart and wear masks. The Wednesday walking group will meet outside of the Chipotle at the corner of Connecticut Avenue and Calvert Street, NW.
Wednesdays, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 at 10:00 am
Fridays, March 5, 12, 19, 26 at 10:00 am
Visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81879633316 or call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 818-7963-3316#. Ease into your day with 30 minutes of guided stretching, gentle movement, and breath-work by yoga teacher and Cleveland Park resident BethKaplan. Please have a sturdy chair handy. Participants can sit or stand.
Wellness Wednesday - Gentle Yoga
Wednesday, March 3 at 1:00 pm
Achieve serenity and a sense of wellness through Gentle Yoga. Modifications will be made throughout the class. Hosted by Northwest Neighbors Village. Register here.
Time with Village Case Manager Barbara Scott
Wednesdays, March 3, 10, 17, 24 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule 15 minutes with Barbara if you’d wish. This service is exclusive to Village members.
Village Walkers: Cleveland Park
Thursdays, March 4, 11, 18, 25 at 10:00 am
Join the walking group for an hour stroll around the neighborhood. Participants must walk six feet apart and wear masks. The Thursday walking group will meet outside of the Cleveland Park Library.
Village Walkers: Cathedral Commons
Saturdays, March 6, 13, 20, 27 at 10:00 am
Join the walking group for an hour stroll around the neighborhood. Participants must walk six feet apart and wear masks. The Saturday walking group will meet outside of the Giant at 3336 Wisconsin Avenue NW.
Afternoon Conversation (aka Lunch Bunch)
Wednesday, March 10 at 12:00 pm
This is an informal conversation group via Zoom, with the option of eating lunch with the group. To participate via video conference, visithttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85412795668. This month the group will discuss memories and experiences during the women's rights movement in honor of Women's History Month. Password: 11231.
Wellness Wednesday - Fun Facts to Know & Tell About COVID-19
Wednesday, March 10 at 1:00 pm
Information about COVID-19 (aka SARS-CoV-2), including vaccines, variant mutations, and transmission is still evolving as we learn more about the pandemic. Join us as GV Board and Health Care Committee members Pam Godwin, APRN, BC and Resha Putzrath share the latest medical and scientific information related to COVID-19 and answer your questions. Hosted by Georgetown Village. To sign up call the GV office at 202-999-8988 or email email@example.com.
Writing our Memoir in Short Stories
Thursday, March 11 at 4:00 pm
Join the creative writing group as we write our memoirs and learn about each other through weekly short story writing exercises. Writing experience is not necessary, everyone is welcome! Call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 532-024-567#. Password: 11231.
Book Club: Second Chapter
Monday, March 15 at 2:00 pm
Visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81084128074 or call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 810-8412 -8074#. Password: 11231. Join the second chapter of the Village book club as they discuss Homegoing by Yaa Gyazi. In April the group will discuss The Lady and the Unicorn by Tracy Chevalier. New members welcome! If you have any questions e-mail group leader Sandy Rubin.
Wellness Wednesday - Understanding Telemedicine
Wednesday, March 17 at 1:00 pm
Telemedicine visits exploded during the pandemic, and will likely continue to be an option for many. When is a televisit a good idea? What do providers miss when they don’t see you in person? How can you prepare to make the most of a televisit? Dr. Linnea Pepper, MD, Faculty Geriatrician with the MedStar House Calls Program, will be presenting. Hosted by Capitol Hill Village. Registration instructions coming soon.
Cooking Class with Cleveland Park's Sababa
Wednesday, March 17 at 3:00 pm
Enjoy the distinctive flavors of Israel! Chef Ryan Moore, a graduate of L’Académie de Cuisine, will invite us into Sababa’s kitchen to explore the food of the Mediterranean and Middle East. This class will likely be very popular, so click here to register today!
French Conversation Group
Thursday, March 18 at 3:30 pm
Dust off your French with our French conversation group! Visithttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/89680354192 or call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 896-8035-4192#.
Tuesday Talk: From Birmingham to Black Lives Matter: Will America Ever Learn the Hard Lessons on Civil Rights?
Tuesday, March 23 at 7:00 pm
Diane McWhorter, in conversation with Diana Veiga. Cleveland Park resident Diane McWhorter is the author of Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama—The Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution, which received the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction. Diana Veiga is Civic Engagement Coordinator for the DC Public Library. She served as the Library’s representative on Mayor Bowser’s 2020 Census Complete Count Committee and worked on voter education programs with the DC Board of Elections.
Direct Livestream YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZ-TUVwsBOg
Wellness Wednesday - Chair Yoga
Wednesday, March 24 at 1:00 pm
Hosted by East Rock Creek Village. More information coming soon.
Dial a Docent: The Smithsonian Castle
Thursday, March 25 at 11:00 am
In 2021, the Smithsonian celebrates its 175th birthday, so we have a wonderful opportunity to take a look at the Castle and explore some of the history of the Smithsonian. Please join docent to take a virtual tour of the Castle and let this “time machine” take us back to the early years and look forward to opportunities ahead. Many thanks to Village member and volunteer Carolyn Kulisheck for putting together this event!
Register by emailing the Village Office.
Friday, March 26 at 11:00 am
Call (301) 715-8592 then enter Meeting ID 425-600-223#. Password: 11231.
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Wellness Wednesday - Mobility as we Age
Wednesday, March 31 at 1:00 pm
Pivot Clinical Director, Dan Soler, will present the basic principles of movement and safety, discuss physicall changes that occur with age, outline the five principles of movement and exercises for each principle, and fall prevention strategies. Register here
Click here to view our online calendar of events and access all Zoom links.