AMERICAN RED CROSS, Arlington County chapter offers presentations on emergency preparedness, making a communication plan, building a disaster kit, first aid and CPR training, and giving blood. To schedule a presentation, call 703-527-3010, Ext. 739.
DOORWAYS FOR WOMEN AND FAMILIES, formerly the Arlington Community Temporary Shelter, for victims of domestic violence, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Safehouse domestic violence hotline, 703-237-0881. Community support groups, 703-237-0881. For information on the shelter, visit www.doorwaysva.org.
SENIOR OLYMPICS, for people age 50 and older (as of Dec. 31), ongoing registration for indoor and outdoor events Sept. 17-29, including basketball, 8-ball pool, golf, horseshoes, line dance, pickleball, shuffleboard, table tennis, tennis, track and field, swimming, bowling, bridge and chess at senior centers and other facilities in Northern Virginia. $10; additional event, $1. Registration required. 703-228-4721 or www.novaseniorolympics.com.
LANGSTON-BROWN WALKERS, walk around the neighborhood, 9:30 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Free. 703-228-6300.
DROP-IN PROGRAM, Bonnie O'Leary of the Northern Virginia Resource Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons discusses coping with hearing loss, 10 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington. Free. 703-228-6300.
BLOOD PRESSURE, screening for seniors, 10:15 a.m., Carver Senior Center, 1415 S. Queen St., Arlington. Free. 703-228-5700.
ARLINGTON CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, We Can Cope; meet other people with cancer and their families, share ideas, solve problems and receive support; facilitated by a cancer survivor, 7:30-9 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr., Arlington. Free. 703-558-5555.
LEE WALKERS, walk around Great Falls Park, 10 a.m., meet at Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Hwy., Arlington. $2.50, registration required. 703-228-0555.
ARLINGTON BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by Inova Blood Donor Services, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Starbucks, 2441 N. Harrison St., Arlington. Free. 866-256-6372.
WALTER REED WALKERS, travel to the National Zoo in the District for weekly walking program, 9:30 a.m., meet at Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 16th St., Arlington. $2.50, reservations required. 703-228-5703.
ALEXANDRIA BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by Inova Blood Donor Services. Noon-8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, Inova Alexandria Hospital, 4320 Seminary Rd., 703-504-3500; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, 2501 Parker's Lane. 703-664-7229. Registration required.
TAI CHI WORKSHOP, for cancer patients, third of four sessions; Maiky Tran teaches movements that focus on breathing, relaxation and meditation, and isometric exercises to strengthen muscles and increase energy; 7:15-8:15 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center, John T. Hazel Conference Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-558-5555.
OBSESSIVE AND COMPULSIVE DISORDERS, support group for those with the disorders; 7:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays, 703-535-6575; and support group for family members, 7:30-9:30 p.m. first Monday of each month, 703-978-6425. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 4000 Lorcum Lane, Arlington.
PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT, people undergoing treatment or those with new diagnoses discuss problems and options, facilitated by a prostate cancer survivor and an oncology social worker, sponsored by the American Cancer Society; 7-8:30 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr., Arlington. Free. 703-558-5555.
HEALTH LECTURE, staff member discusses how exercise, nutrition and the environment affect disease and aging, 10:15 a.m., Madison Senior Center, 3829 N. Stafford St., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-228-5285.
LYMPHOMA SUPPORT, sponsored by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 4-5:30 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr., Arlington. Free. 703-558-5555.
-- Compiled by RIA MANGLAPUS
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