Thursday 27

SURVIVING LYMPHOMA, Ellen Stoval, president of the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship, discusses how she coped with lymphoma treatment and maintains hope. Dessert buffet, 7 p.m.; lecture, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington, John T. Hazel Conference Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-558-0919 or 703-558-5555.

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, seniors, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr., Arlington. Free. 703-228-4403.

INOVA BLOOD DONOR SERVICES, for information on donating blood or holding a blood drive, call 866-256-6372 or visit

SUICIDE SURVIVORS, support group, 7:30-9 p.m. the second and fourth Thursdays, CrisisLink, 5275 Lee Hwy., Suite 301, Arlington. Free. 703-516-6771.

SAFE DRIVING COURSE, for seniors, two-day class sponsored by AARP, bring a brown bag lunch, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. today and Friday, Aurora Hills Senior Center, 735 S. 18th St., Arlington. $10; registration required. 703-228-5722.

Friday 28

LEE WALKERS, senior group travels to Lake Anne in Reston and walks. Meet at 10 a.m., Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Hwy., Arlington. $2.50; registration required. 703-228-0555.

SAFETY PROGRAM, for seniors, members of the Arlington County Fire Department discuss preventing falls and living safely, 1 p.m., Madison Senior Center, 3829 N. Stafford St., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-228-5285.

Saturday 29

ALCOHOL SCREENING PROGRAM, presentation on alcohol problems, written self-test, local support resources and on-site health professionals, sponsored by Alexandria Substance Abuse Services, part of National Alcohol Screening Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Landmark Mall, 5801 Duke St., Alexandria. Free. 703-329-2020.

Tuesday 1

METASTATIC/RECURRENT CANCER, support group, facilitated by an oncology social worker, 1-2:30 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr., Arlington. Free. 703-558-5555.

Wednesday 2

EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS, support group, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church, 2001 Sherwood Hall Lane, Christian education building, Alexandria. Free. 202-364-9448 or

WALKING CLUB OF ARLINGTON, senior group travels by van to Belle Haven and walks. Meet at 9:30 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr., Arlington. $2.50; registration required. 703-228-4403.