News & Happenings

AHA Well Represented at National Village Gathering

The annual conference of the Village to Village Network, of which AHA is a member, was held in Baltimore November 6-8, and AHA used the close proximity of the conference to bring a contingent of a dozen to fully fan out to network and learn from the many excellent speakers. [read full article]

Drop in for Coffee and a Chat

AHA invites all who might be interested in learning more about AHA to an informal get-together at the Cameron Cafe on Tuesday, November 28th from 10:30am to 12noon. AHA members and staff will be on hand to share information about the services, [read full article]

First “Matter of Balance” Class a Success

The inaugural “Matter of Balance” class, co-sponsored by AHA and the City of Alexandria, has wrapped up, and plans are already afoot to offer the class again in the Spring 2018. Instructors Chriss Nielsen and Babs Waters led the class of a dozen participants through 8 sessions combining classroom instruction with stretch and balance exercises. [read full article]

AHA “Paints the Town Red” at the 6th Annual Benefit Gala

Thank you to the members, volunteers, sponsors and supporters who came out in support of AHA at our 6th Annual Benefit Gala October 22nd at the Carlyle Club. We had a grand time and were very pleased to have Alexandria Mayor Allison Silberberg and Council members Del Pepper, [read full article]

Upcycle Hosting Open Studio Sessions

Our community partner, Upcycle Creative Reuse Center, will offer Adult Studio Hours for anyone interested in using the space to make art, share what they are working on, or to learn a new technique. This program is now free due to a partnership agreement with the Office of the Arts. [read full article]