Est. 1868 • Celebrating 150 years!
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Winter is Still With Us (but not for long)

Winter is Still With Us (but not for long)

Winter is still with us, but the cherry blossoms will soon arrive, and just this week we saw some purple crocuses and peony heads popping up in the Home’s garden. Our Guests have been bundled up, but generally appreciative of the mild winter.

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A Warm Welcome Back to our Wednesday Volunteers

A Warm Welcome Back to our Wednesday Volunteers

Our young volunteers from Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart returned after the holidays. With paint brush in hand, the girls touched up a few pieces of our Guest’s furniture, making it look practically new again. The volunteers arrive every other Wednesday to...

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Christmas at the Home, Circa 2019

Christmas at the Home, Circa 2019

It is amazing, but Christmas is almost upon us. Fast approaching, after it seems we just dressed our turkeys and stuffed ourselves. We hope the Holiday Season brings cheer to all the friends of The Aged Woman’s Home. We appreciate your support and interest in our...

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Celebrating Thanksgiving 2019 at the Home

Celebrating Thanksgiving 2019 at the Home

None of us can believe how fast Thanksgiving has come upon us this year, and of course Christmas will quickly follow. But we are happy to report, we’ve already stuffed our turkey and stuffed ourselves a bit early. Wednesday, November 20th, Guests, Board Members and...

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Summer is Waning and a Great Show

Summer is Waning and a Great Show

Summer is waning after a long and bountiful garden season. Here in DC, we weathered a historic heat wave (or two), but now the jet stream is nosing its way southward and has done us the favor of sending some cooler weather and gorgeous days our way. Our Garden Club...

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July Guest Spotlight

July Guest Spotlight

This month we continue our guest spotlight series, with not just one, but two guest profiles. Our first profile features one of the Home's newest residents, JB. She has been working working hard at computer classes with Byte Back, a free service for DC residents. Her...

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Summer Has Arrived at the Home

Summer Has Arrived at the Home

Summer has arrived at The Aged Woman's Home, and we are excited that one of our newest Guests turns out to have a very green thumb. Perhaps, at our next cookout, we will enjoy some delicious fried green tomatoes or a bit of salsa to spice things up. A bit of fried...

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