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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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 RSVP to receive the Google Meet link via email.

Contact: Please email sarah@socialgracellc.com with any questions.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory.

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 RSVP to receive the Google Meet link via email.

Contact: Please email sarah@socialgracellc.com with any questions.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory.

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is coming to the The Arc of Northern Virginia! The DMV Connect teams are equipped to conduct all DMV transactions except vital records and testing. This includes obtaining your REAL ID driver’s license, regular drivers licenses, identification cards and vehicle titles & registrations, parking placards, and more.

To prepare: Depending on what services you need, there may be documents (originals, not photo copies) that will be required. Please prepare ahead of time by reviewing the DMV’s website.

Meet up: This event location is the main floor lobby meeting room room of The Arc of Northern Virginia offices.

Registration: You must register with The Arc of Northern Virginia and schedule an appointment by emailing grace.rhodes@thearcofnova.org.

Contact: This event isn’t hosted by OSG, so please email grace.rhodes@thearcofnova.org with any questions.

Are you looking to gain confidence in using public transportation? Not sure where to start in the process of travel training? Confused about what helpful resources might be available to you? Learn everything we know about travel training in this open Zoom meeting with the OSG team.

To prepare: Simply register to receive the Zoom link via email, and then join us for a presentation and Q&A.

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: Please email info@ourstompingground.org with any questions pertaining to this event.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory. Be sure to RSVP so we know to expect you.

New to Our Stomping Ground? Not sure where to start in the housing process? Confused about waivers? Ask all your questions in this open Zoom meeting with the OSG team.

To prepare: Simply register to receive the Zoom link via email, and then join us for a virtual Q&A.

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: Please email info@ourstompingground.org with any questions pertaining to this event.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory. Be sure to RSVP so we know to expect you.

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 Cancellation: In case of unsafe weather conditions, an announcement will be made on Whatsapp at least 2 hours prior to the start of the outdoor event.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory. Be sure to RSVP so we know to expect you.

The Tech for Independent Living Team at The Arc of Northern Virginia creates free, fully customized, virtual lessons that support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to create full inclusion and participation in the community. You can find out more about their newly developed app, Arc2Indpendence, in this online demo.

Meet up: This free, virtual event is hosted every first Thursday of the month at noon by the Tech for Independent Living Team.

Registration: Click here to register for the event and receive the Zoom link.

Contact: Please email techforindependence@thearcofnova.org with any questions.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory.

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 RSVP to receive the meeting link via email.

Contact: Please email sarah@socialgracellc.com with any questions.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory.

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 RSVP to receive the meeting link via email.

Contact: Please email sarah@socialgracellc.com with any questions.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory.

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 RSVP to receive the meeting link via email.

Contact: Please email sarah@socialgracellc.com with any questions.

*Note: Sign-up is mandatory.