Events Calendar

Our Stomping Ground offers a variety of programs including book clubs, games nights, art and fitness classes and more. We are always adding new events. Be sure to explore our calendar and register for those programs that are of interest. Some events are open to just residents of a specific community, some are open to residents and Friends of OSG, and others are open to anyone in the Northern VA area.

Queens Court 1615 18th St N, Arlington
Bitty & Beau’s in Georgetown 6/17 (In-Person)

Join our Queens Court community for a walking tour through the historic and picturesque neighborhood of Georgetown. We'll also stop by Bitty & Beau's, which is a coffee shop run by people with disabilities! To prepare: This activity lasts a couple of hours, so please wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring water and a small snack as needed. Be sure to bring a form of payment if you’d like to purchase something from Bitty & Beau's. You can also check… Read More »Bitty & Beau’s in Georgetown 6/17 (In-Person)

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Young Adult Virtual Meet-up 6/17 (Virtual)

Join us for a weekly virtual meet-up for adults between the age of 18-35. Each week we'll discuss a different topic such as getting out of your comfort zone or learning to work with others. To prepare: All you need is yourself and an open mind to hop online and connect with old and new friends. Meet up: This virtual event is hosted every Monday at 5:00 PM by Social Grace, and registration is free. Be sure to RSVP to… Read More »Young Adult Virtual Meet-up 6/17 (Virtual)

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Social Justice Club 6/17 (Virtual)

This week, we're reading and discussing "Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City" by Matthew Desmond. Meet up: This is a virtual event so we will meet over Zoom. Please RSVP below if you plan to attend, and you will receive the Zoom link in your email inbox. To prepare: You are encouraged to purchase the book, but it is not required to participate in the online discussion. If you're joining us for the first time, please use the… Read More »Social Justice Club 6/17 (Virtual)

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Cyber Social Hour 6/18 (Virtual)

Join OSG for a weekly social hour via Zoom! Each week, we'll focus on a different theme of conversation, like hobbies, travel, music, goals, and more. To prepare: All you need is yourself, the internet, and an open mind to connect with old and new friends online. Meet up: This is a virtual event so we will meet over Zoom. Please RSVP below if you plan to attend, and you will receive the Zoom link in your email inbox. Contact:… Read More »Cyber Social Hour 6/18 (Virtual)

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Book Club 6/18 (Virtual)

This week, we're reading "Gilded Mountain" by Kate Manning. To prepare: You may purchase the book yourself, but it is not required since the host will read out loud in the group. Simply register to receive the Zoom link via email, and then join us to listen and discuss. Meet up: This is a virtual event so we will meet over Zoom. Please RSVP below if you plan to attend, and you will receive the Zoom link in your email… Read More »Book Club 6/18 (Virtual)

Juneteenth Holiday

In acknowledgment of Juneteenth, there are no OSG events today.

Theodore Roosevelt Island George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Rosslyn
Roosevelt Island 6/21 (In-Person)

Please join us as we work together to clean up Roosevelt Island- one of D.C.’s jewels. This is a great opportunity to learn about this historical landmark, create new friendships, and protect our community. To prepare: Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes. Remember to bring gloves and a trash bag if you'd like to pick up trash, but this is optional. Meet up: We will meet in front of the bridge at 10AM before heading over to… Read More »Roosevelt Island 6/21 (In-Person)

Gilliam Place 918 South Lincoln Street, Arlington
Trip to the library 6/21 (In-Person)

Embark on a literary adventure with OSG friends from Gilliam Place as we visit the Columbia Pike Library! We can read, check out library books, and also sign up for a library card. To prepare: Please dress warmly for the weather and bring your library card if you have one already. Meet up: We'll meet in the lobby of Gilliam Place at 2pm before walking to the Columbia Pike Library together. Contact: We will communicate changes of plans via Whatsapp,… Read More »Trip to the library 6/21 (In-Person)

Ovation at Arrowbrook 13325 Fairfield Ridge Ave, Herndon
Juneteenth Potluck 6/21 (In-Person)

Happy Juneteenth! Let's gather as a community to commemorate this holiday through shared food, drink, and conversation. To prepare: Each person who attends the event must bring at least one item from this menu. There are items requiring various costs and preparation, and any questions about the menu can be directed to claudet@ourstompingground.org directly. Meet up: We'll meet in the Ovation Courtyard at 6pm, and we'll start eating around 6:30pm. A key fob is needed to enter the building, so… Read More »Juneteenth Potluck 6/21 (In-Person)

Ovation at Arrowbrook 13325 Fairfield Ridge Ave, Herndon
Restorative Yoga at the Ovation 6/22 (In-Person)

Join a restorative, mat-based yoga session at the Ovation at Arrowbrook with certified yoga instructor, Garine. Beginners are welcome! To prepare: Please bring your own yoga mat if you have one, but we also have mats for you to borrow. Be sure to wear comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle. Meet up: We'll meet in the club room on the first floor of the Ovation. A key is needed to enter the building, so please message the Herndon Community… Read More »Restorative Yoga at the Ovation 6/22 (In-Person)

Ovation at Arrowbrook 13325 Fairfield Ridge Ave, Herndon
Group Abstract Painting at the Ovation 6/22 (In-Person)

Come create art in community at the Ovation each Saturday! It's a great opportunity to meet new friends and neighbors and get crafty each week. The group will be led by Garine, our art therapist intern from GW. All ages are welcome! This week, we are creating a group abstract painting together. To prepare: It is advised that you wear clothes you wouldn't mind possibly getting stained. Meet up: Please meet in the first floor club room at the Ovation… Read More »Group Abstract Painting at the Ovation 6/22 (In-Person)

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Bingo Night 6/22 (Virtual)

It's another Bingo Night, so join us for a little friendly bingo competition and maybe win a prize! To prepare: You MUST RSVP by Thursday, June 20th in order to recieve a Bingo card and participate. It would be helpful to have Bingo chips or something similar (cheerios, bottle caps, beans, etc.) to use while playing. Meet up: This is a virtual event so we will meet over Zoom. Please RSVP below if you plan to attend, and you will… Read More »Bingo Night 6/22 (Virtual)