Seniors in Action – Special Activities

SIA Book Club

Fall Schedule
9:30-10:30 a.m. One Tuesday per month.

Tuesday, Sept. 20       Historical Fiction, "Before We Were Yours" by Lisa Wingate
Book Selection Day. Bring 3-5 book suggestions.

Tuesday, Oct. 11        Award-Winning Fiction T.B.D.

Tuesday, Nov. 15       Classic Fiction T.B.D.

Tuesday, Dec. 6
          Non-Fiction T.B.D

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Learn How to Grow and Use Holiday Herbs and Spices

Presented by: Peggy Riccio
Wednesday, Nov. 16, 10-11 a.m.
Free for SIA Members, NonSIA $5
Registration required

Learn how to grow the herbs we traditionally use for the upcoming holidays. For each plant, discover the best time and method to start growing, cultural requirements, harvesting and preserving techniques, and methods for using them in the kitchen. Also, learn more about the spices we often use at Thanksgiving and Christmas. A handout will be provided.

Owner,, an online resource for gardening in the DC metro area; President, Potomac Unit, Herb Society of America
National Director, GardenComm, professional association of garden communicators.

Questions: Contact SIA Program Manager


Tuesday, September 20


9:30 AM - 10:30 PM
McLean Community Center


McLean Community Center
1234 Ingleside Ave. McLean, VA 22101