2020 is in Full Swing!

2020 is in full swing and so are the activities in Woodlake!! We are excited to have some new groups forming with our young residents including the Jr. Animators Academy and Jr. Breakfast Club. It’s great to see the residents young and old making new friends! We hosted our first

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A Great Start to Out & Abouts!

It was a very busy week in Woodlake! We started the year with our Breakfast Club. With coffee treats and coffee consumed our residents started their day off on a full stomach and with a smile on their faces. At the AFC we had our first afternoon Line Dancing Class.

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A Fun First Week of Out & About!

It was a fun first week for Woodlake Out & About. We had new faces at every event. Check out some of the pictures from the week! Christmas Tree Recycle sponsored by Arborscapes: We collected over 200 trees! Games turned into a quick lesson in Rummikub. Bowling had a great

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A Warm Reception at Cold Harbor

We traveled to Cold Harbor Battlefield on Tuesday, September 24 to get the real story on the battle that took place there. Our Park Ranger Mike was very informed and entertaining. He cleared up many of the myths surrounding this very important event. After we headed to the White Plains

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What are SWAG Out & Abouts?

We are so lucky to have such a wonderful city to explore. It is an easy trip into the city and with new museums, breweries, and restaurants opening all the time each of our trips is sure to be amazing!! SWAG Out & Abouts are for any resident, member or

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Thanks Wickham House!

SWAG visited the Wickham House last week. The Wickham House is a historic house museum on East Clay Street. Completed in 1812, it is considered one of the finest examples of architecture from the Federal period. We had the most amazing and fun guide who told us not just about

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Virago Spirits Showed Us a Wonderful Time!

Want to check out an amazing place in Richmond to meet friends and relax? Try Virago Spirits for their creative drinks and awesome atmosphere!!! SWAG took a trip there recently and was able to tour their facilities and learn about their “brewing” techniques. Check out the website under events for

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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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