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.

The Waypoint 2451 Menokin Dr, Alexandria
Ready to Vote Workshop 2/17 (Hybrid)

2024 is an election year, so eligible and engaged voters are invited to attend a workshop to learn how to prepare for the polls and make your voice heard. To prepare: You don't need to bring anything besides any questions you have about the voting process. Meet up: Since this a hybrid event, you can either attend virtually on Zoom OR in-person at the Waypoint in the first floor community room. For virtual participants, your confirmation email will include the… Read More »Ready to Vote Workshop 2/17 (Hybrid)

Young Adult Virtual Meet-Up

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, a snack, 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… Read More »Young Adult Virtual Meet-Up

Gilliam Place 918 South Lincoln Street, Arlington
Open Art Studio 2/20 (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 second 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 2/20 (In-Person)

Cyber social hour 2/20 (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 2/20 (Virtual)

Book Club 2/20 (Virtual)

This week, we're reading "Gods of the Upper Air" by Charles King. 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… Read More »Book Club 2/20 (Virtual)

Thomas Jefferson Community Center Thomas Jefferson Community Center 3501 2nd St S, Arlington
Walk to TJ 2/21 (In-Person)

Join our Cadence and Gilliam Place communities 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: There are two walking groups that start at 9:00am, so you can meet them outside the front entrance of either Gilliam Place or the Cadence. You can also meet us directly… Read More »Walk to TJ 2/21 (In-Person)

Ballston Quarter 4238 Wilson Blvd, Arlington
Arlington Dinner Club 2/21 (In-person)

Our OSG Arlington community is getting together each month to enjoy dinner together. Each month, we'll choose a spot near one of our Arlington properties. This month, we're going to Ballston Quarter. To prepare: Please look at the restaurant options here if you'd like to plan where you want to order from. You are responsible for paying for your own order, so please remember to bring a form of payment! Meetup: Please meet at level C within Ballston Quarter at… Read More »Arlington Dinner Club 2/21 (In-person)

The Waypoint 2451 Menokin Dr, Alexandria
Game Night at the Waypoint 2/21 (In-Person)

Twice a month, OSG is hosting a Waypoint Wednesday guessed it...the Waypoint! For this week, join us to play board games and video games in the community room! To prepare: You don't have to bring anything in order to participate, but, you're welcome to bring your own games. Any video games compatible with the Nintendo Switch are especially encouraged. Meet up: This event will be taking place in the community room on the first floor of the Waypoint. When… Read More »Game Night at the Waypoint 2/21 (In-Person)

Queens Court 1615 18th St N, Arlington
Queens Court Walk (2/22) In-Person

Join our Queens Court community for a weekly walk around the neighborhood and local trails. To prepare: This activity lasts a couple of hours, so please wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring water and a small snack as needed. Sometimes, the group may decide to grab a bite together, so we’d recommend bringing a form of payment if you’d like to purchase something. This is optional though! Meet up: We will meet in the Queens Court lobby at 10AM before… Read More »Queens Court Walk (2/22) In-Person

The Cadence 4333 Arlington Blvd, Arlington
Yoga at the Cadence 2/22 (In-Person)

Join a restorative, mat-based yoga session at the Cadence with certified yoga instructor, Ania. 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: This event will be taking place in the community room on the first floor of the Cadence. When you arrive, please message the Cadence Community Whatsapp group to request… Read More »Yoga at the Cadence 2/22 (In-Person)

Theodore Roosevelt Island George Washington Memorial Pkwy, Rosslyn
Roosevelt Island Cleanup 2/23 (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 Cleanup 2/23 (In-Person)

Queens Court 1615 18th St N, Arlington
Queens Court Movie Night 2/23 (In-Person)

You're invited to a movie night with our Queens Court community! Together we'll watch this month's group pick: The Princess Bride. To prepare: Please feel free to bring snacks, blankets, or anything you need to be comfortable. Meet up: Please arrive by 6:00 PM and message the Movie Night Whatsapp group since a key card is needed to enter the building. After everyone has settled in, the movie will start promptly at 6:15PM. Weather Cancellation: In case of unsafe weather… Read More »Queens Court Movie Night 2/23 (In-Person)