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.

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Young Adult Virtual Meet-up 7/15 (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 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 receive the Google… Read More »Young Adult Virtual Meet-up 7/15 (Virtual)

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Social Justice Club 7/15 (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 may purchase the book yourself, but it is not required since our host (Aoife) will read out loud in the group. Simply register to receive the Zoom link… Read More »Social Justice Club 7/15 (Virtual)

The Cadence 4333 Arlington Blvd, Arlington
Open Art Studio at the Cadence 7/16 (In-Person)

Stop by the Cadence and enjoy free art making time with art therapist intern, Sarah. Open studio is a time to interact with art materials and express yourself through creativity. To prepare: It is advised that you wear clothes you wouldn't mind possibly getting stained. Meet up: We'll meet in the lobby-level community room at the Cadence. A key fob is needed to access the building, so please message the OSG Events Whatsapp group upon arrival if you're not a… Read More »Open Art Studio at the Cadence 7/16 (In-Person)

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Cyber Social Hour 7/16 (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 7/16 (Virtual)

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Book Club 7/16 (Virtual)

This week, we're reading "Gilded Mountain" by Kate Manning. 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 may purchase the book yourself, but it is not required since the host (Colton) will read out loud in the group. Simply register to receive the Zoom link via email, and then join us to listen… Read More »Book Club 7/16 (Virtual)

Thomas Jefferson Community Center Thomas Jefferson Community Center 3501 2nd St S, Arlington
Walk to TJ 7/17 (In-Person)

Join our Gilliam Place community for a weekly walk and games at Thomas Jefferson Community Center (TJ). All are welcome (no matter where you live)! To prepare: Please wear comfortable walking shoes and feel free to bring balls, frisbees, and other fun, easily transportable equipment. Meet up: You can either meet our walkling group outside the front entrance of Gilliam Place on Lincoln Street at 9am or meet us directly at TJ around 9:15am. If you are running late, please… Read More »Walk to TJ 7/17 (In-Person)

Tortas y Tacos La Chiquita 2911 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA 22204, Arlington
Arlington Dinner Club 7/17 (In-Person)

Our OSG Arlington community is getting together each month to enjoy dinner together. This month, we're going to pick up Tortas y Tacos La Chiquita and eat in the garden at Gilliam Place! To prepare: You are responsible for paying for your own order, so please remember to bring a form of payment! You can view the menu here. Meetup: Please either meet at Gilliam Place at 5:20pm to walk over to the restaurant together or meet directly at Tortas… Read More »Arlington Dinner Club 7/17 (In-Person)

Gilliam Place 918 South Lincoln Street, Arlington
Open Art Studio at Gilliam Place 7/18 (In-Person)

Stop by Gilliam Place and enjoy free art making time with art therapist intern, Sarah. Open studio is a time to interact with art materials and express yourself through creativity. To prepare: It is advised that you wear clothes you wouldn't mind possibly getting stained. Meet up: We'll meet in the first floor community room at Gilliam Place. A key fob is needed to access the building, so please message the OSG Events Whatsapp group upon arrival if you're not… Read More »Open Art Studio at Gilliam Place 7/18 (In-Person)

Theodore Roosevelt Island George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Rosslyn
Roosevelt Island 7/19 (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 7/19 (In-Person)

Gilliam Place 918 South Lincoln Street, Arlington
Yoga at Gilliam Place 7/19 (In-person)

Join Our Stomping Ground's chair yoga class at Gilliam Place with certified yoga instructor, Ania. This adaptive yoga practice focuses on individual needs rather than forcing positions. Beginners are welcome! To prepare: Please wear comfortable clothing. Bringing your own yoga mat is optional. Meet up: We'll meet in the Gilliam Place Community Room on the first floor. Contact: We will communicate changes of plans via Whatsapp, so please join the OSG Events Whatsapp group to receive important event updates. Weather… Read More »Yoga at Gilliam Place 7/19 (In-person)

Lubber Run Park 200 N Columbus St, Arlington
Lubber Run Concert 7/19 (In-Person)

The long-awaited summer concert series is here! Today, we're getting together at Lubber Run Park to enjoy a performance by The 257th Army Band, also known as the “The Band of the Nation’s Capital." They are the official musical ambassador for the D.C. Army National Guard! Meet up: The concert is taking place at the Lubber Run Park Amphitheater. Although the concert starts at 8:00pm, we'd recommend arriving at Lubber Run Park by at least 7:30pm so we can find… Read More »Lubber Run Concert 7/19 (In-Person)

The Arden 2331 Huntington Ave, Alexandria
Arden Adventure 7/20 (In-Person)

Join our Arden community for a neighborhood walk to Mount Eagle Park. All are welcome (no matter where you live)! Meet up: Please meet outside the front entrance of the Arden by 10am. If you are running late, please message the Arden Community Whatsapp group to determine where we currently are so you can catch up. To prepare: Please wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a water bottle. You are also welcome to bring your own balls, frisbees, and other… Read More »Arden Adventure 7/20 (In-Person)