The February 2020 Golden Gazette is out!

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The newest Golden Gazette is here!

The Golden Gazette is published each month by the Fairfax County Adult and Aging Services. It is one of the most comprehensive publications in the area that covers events and topics seniors care about.  You can view and download the newest edition here!

This month’s edition includes a feature on how to start a memoir, valuable advice from a locksmith, a profile on RSVP partner GrandInvolve and a list of current volunteer needs with another great RSVP volunteer partner, Volunteer Solutions.

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The February Golden Gazette includes a story on RSVP partner GrandInvolve

For your friends who have not become part of RSVP-Northern Virginia, make sure they see page 21 of the February Gazette that lists all of our RSVP “Art of Volunteering ” seminars scheduled for February.

In addition to being informative, the Golden Gazette is also accessible. You can get free printed copies at you local Fairfax County library and or at your local county  senior center. You can also  pick up one at all RSVP new volunteer seminars, including our next session Feb. 3 in. McLean.

You can also download PDFs of the Gazette at

To get a mail subscription to the Gazette please call 703–324–5633.

More about RSVP-Northern Virginia 


RSVP-Northern Virginia, the largest volunteer group for seniors and retirees in the region,  offers more than 300 meaningful, fun and social volunteer opportunities that include helping seniors age in place, assisting local food pantries, supporting local parks and teaching financial literacy.

RSVP also recruits volunteers for various community events including the Northern Viriginia Senior Olympics.

RSVP volunteers enjoy flexible schedules, free accident and liability insurance while serving, optional mileage and meal reimbursement and are also invited to monthly volunteer group service projects, free training and enrichment classes and social gatherings.

To learn more about RSVP, please visit

RSVP-Northern Virginia is a program of Volunteer Fairfax, Volunteer Alexandria and Volunteer Arlington. 

To sign up for an upcoming RSVP “Art of Volunteering in Retirement ” seminar, please visit or call Shannon at RSVP at 703-403-5360.




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