Thursday 24

SEGULMOS JUNTOS GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP, for Spanish speakers, facilitated by David McGinness, bereavement coordinator for Hospice of Northern Virginia, 7-8:30 p.m., second and fourth Thursdays of each month, Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-538-2037.

ALEXANDRIA OFFICE ON WOMEN HOTLINES, for victims of sexual assault or domestic violence, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Sexual assault hotline, 703-638-7273. Domestic violence and stalking hotline, 703-838-4911. For information on the Alexandria Office on Women, visit

INOVA BLOOD DONOR SERVICES, all blood types needed. For information on donating blood or holding a drive, call 866-256-6372 or visit

ASTHMA SUMMER CAMPS, for children with asthma, sponsored by the American Lung Association. For information, call 800-586-6872 or visit

ALEXANDRIA CANCER PROGRAMS, support groups and services for people whose lives are touched by cancer. For information, call 703-504-7921 or go to

ALEXANDRIA HOSPITAL CLASSES on health and safety, exercise and fitness, weight and nutrition counseling, healthy lifestyles, and birth and parenting at Inova Alexandria Hospital or Inova Mount Vernon Hospital. Call 703-204-3366 for class schedules, fees and location.

AMERICAN RED CROSS COURSES, adult, infant and child CPR and first aid, Arlington County chapter, American Red Cross, 4333 Arlington Blvd., Arlington. Call 703-527-3010 for schedules and fees.

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS, for meetings in the Alexandria and Arlington area, call 703-823-6682 or visit the Web site

FITNESS PROGRAMS FOR SENIORS, for ages 55 and older, exercise classes and fitness training programs are available at Arlington County senior centers, sponsored by the Office of Senior Adult Programs, Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Resources. For the nearest location, schedule and fees, call 703-228-4744.

Friday 25

HIV/AIDS SUPPORT, daily case management, individual counseling and job, housing and medical-service assistance. Food, transportation and child care available. Holistic Family Agape Ministries Institute, 2423 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-519-9100.

LEE WALKERS, seniors walking group travels by van to the National Zoo in the District, 10 a.m.; meet at Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Hwy., Arlington. $2.50; registration required. 703-228-0555.

Monday 28

HIV/AIDS SUPPORT, weekly meetings Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays for people with HIV or AIDS. Whitman-Walker Clinic, 5232 Lee Hwy., Arlington. 703-531-4943.

PARENT SUPPORT, information, education and peer support, sponsored by Stop Child Abuse Now. Children's programs available. 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Fairlington United Methodist Church, 3900 King St., Alexandria. Free; registration required. 703-836-1820 or

Tuesday 29

SAFE DRIVING COURSE, seniors, two-day class sponsored by the AARP, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr., Arlington. $10; registration required. 703-228-4403.

Wednesday 30

EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church, Christian Education Building, 2001 Sherwood Hall Lane, Alexandria. Free. 202-364-9448 or

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, weight-loss support. Weigh-in, 6:30 p.m.; meeting, 7:15 p.m. James Duncan Library, 2501 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria. $20 annually, plus $6 monthly. 703-519-6722 or

-- Compiled by SARAH LANE