Fairfax Creative Aging Festival, May 2015
Fairfax County, the Arts Council of Fairfax County, and
AARP Virginia, together with several community organizations
and businesses, celebrated Older Americans Month by sponsoring
a Creative Aging Festival in May 2015.
This month-long festival featured over 100 events including:
The festival also included programs that unlock the creative spirit through yoga, tai chi and even a walk through a beautiful garden labyrinth.
Programs took place throughout Fairfax County as well as in the City of Fairfax, Arlington County and the City of Alexandria.
In addition to these events, George Mason University’s College of Health and Human Services hosted a panel discussion on Arts, Aging and Well-Being on May 18. The panelists presented new research conducted by George Mason University on the impact of art intervention with people in assisted living facilities.
You can still review the complete list of events:
The festival planning partners included:
News media should contact Grace Lynch at Grace.Lynch@fairfaxcounty.gov.