Thank You, Gary Powers!

SWAG has had a very busy Spring filled with lots of fun activities. We are so happy to see so many of you joining us. We love that we have residents of all different ages taking part. It is great to meet and mingle with new people each month! Thank

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Summer Events are on the Way!

Summer is almost here and that means our events and activities are about to get rolling. Not only do we have things going on right in your backyard, but also events that will get you out in the Richmond area. It wouldn’t be summer without Friday Cheers, and this year

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Ballroom Dancing Lessons

Our SWAG group was fortunate to have a Ballroom Dancing Instructor from Lifelong Learning Center come to instruct us. Bill taught us 6 of the most popular dances that have lasted through the ages. We had the opportunity to learn the basics and try them out with the proper music.

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Holocaust Museum and Bottoms Up Pizza

On March 25, we had large group that met to tour the Holocaust Museum and have lunch at Bottoms Up Pizza in downtown Richmond. We had a private tour that not only explored the entire story of the suffering during the Holocaust, but we also heard the story of the

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Richmond Walking Tour!

It was a beautiful day in Richmond yesterday! Our group took a private tour and discovered many “old tales” and history about the Church hill area. So many lovely renovated houses with lots of stories built around them. SWAG events are open to any resident or member. We have a

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New Kent Winery Trip!

SWAG traveled to New Kent Winery this past week and enjoyed a tasting. New Kent has beautiful porches and appetizers to go along with their wines. We had quite a few new members join us! SWAG events are open to all Woodlake residents and members. Please check out the website

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SWAG is Getting Exciting!

The calendar for the rest of 2019 is complete! It is an exciting time of year because our events are taking on a festive nature. Sharing this season with our SWAG group is very special. A few highlights: Richmond Church Hill Walking Tour, Shirley Plantation Tour, Coffee Talk, Maymont at

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A Visit to High Bridge Trail!

SWAG headed to Farmville last week to travel the High Bridge Trail. We biked 10 miles with a stop on the bridge. The High Bridge Trail is a gravel, flat trail that is an easy ride. Our group enjoyed the company and a great lunch at Charley’s. Please see our

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A Month Full of Fun!

May has been a great month for SWAAG. We had the chance to experience many new things in the Richmond area: Flying Squirrels, Scott’s Addition, and Hollywood Cemetery. We had Movie nights, Breakfast Socials, and coloring days. We finished out the month with a Game Night on May 21 at

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A Great Time in Hollywood!

We toured the historic Hollywood Cemetery on Wednesday, May 9, and what an amazing trip! We learned a lot about the people that are buried there, and well as the nature in the cemetery, reasons for certain grave markings, and the future of the cemetery. Hollywood Cemetery is an awesome

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