Artful Living: Events

Celebrate with AFTA on October 22

October 1, 2012

The Board of Trustees of Arts for the Aging is pleased to announce its upcoming Fall Benefit Party Celebrating Art & Science and the Ringing in of AFTA’s 25th Anniversary. The event will take place on Monday, October 22, 2012 at the Carnegie Institution for Science located at 1530 P Street, N.W. in Washington, D.C. There will be a champagne V.I.P. reception featuring a virtuoso opera …Read More

You Are Invited: Out of the Vault Opening Reception

September 7, 2012

AFTA is pleased to announce a special partnership it has forged in tandem with the opening of an extraordinary exhibition, Out of the Vault, the work of the Federal WPA artist Benjamin Abramowitz, whose New Deal-era lithographs have not been seen in nearly 70 years. JOIN US for the exhibition opening at the Woman’s National Democratic Club in Washington D.C. on September 20 (details below). …Read More

Twilight Runfest July 21

July 13, 2012

Calling all metro D.C. area runners — “fun-havers” too!  Come on out for the annual Rockville Rotary Twilight Runfest. It’s an 8K Road Race, 1K Fun Run and festival with live music and refreshments. Held in downtown Rockville, MD the event benefits The City of Rockville’s Department of Recreation and Parks and The Rockville Rotary Foundation. AFTA is a recent and proud grant award recipient …Read More

Game. Set. AFTA!

June 21, 2012

The 22nd Annual Tennis Tournament benefiting AFTA was an ace! Players and spectators alike came out on a sunny Saturday afternoon in June for round-robin play on private courts around the D.C. metro area. Afterwards, semi, final and exhibition matches along with a party and silent auction took place at Fairfax Racquet Club. A few days later, ensuing rain cleared out just in time for …Read More