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Membership Benefits

Why Join Mount Pleasant Village?

In our volunteer/member-managed Village, we celebrate the opportunities and meet the challenges of aging in community.

Health, Wellness and Living

Join our Active Aging Activities. We now have:

  • Three weekly walking groups
  • Exercise and yoga classes, Mindfulness sessions and a Meditation workshop

Social, Cultural and Community Activities

  • Meet new friends and neighbors of all ages.
  • Join other members at Village hangouts for social coffees and happy hours plus games, pot luck dinners at member homes, trips, cinema and book clubs, Meet the Street events.
  • Receive special ticket pricing for theater and musical events.
  • Join members to explore special interests like Studio Arts, Reaching Zero Waste, Mah Jong, Ad Hoc Book Club etc.
  • Attend our now-famous Holiday Party and Spring Picnic.

Information, Workshops and Resources to help us age and live well

The Village has partnered with Iona House, and All Souls Church to present workshops series designed for older adults who want tools, strategies, and support to age successfully.

  • Be informed of offerings at Iona’s Take Charge/Age Well Academy
  • Join us to explore issues in Elder housing, safety in home, needed renovations, Special Interest topics -- Death with Dignity, Alzheimer’s Support Group, etc.

Neighbor-to-Neighbor Support – Helping Hands

Our “help with daily living program” is growing and improving as we strive to provide help with activities like:

  • Local transportation and short errands
  • Friendly phone check-ins and visits
  • Medical note-taking
  • Light house and yard chores and simple maintenance
  • Help finding information
  • Basic technology and computer help

To join the Vllage, click here.

Membership Area

Membership in the Village is intended for those living between 16th Street and Rock Creek Park and between Harvard Street and Piney Branch. Out-of-boundary membership is available for those living west of 16th Street, north of Columbia Road, and east of 18th Street and Adams Mill Road. People living outside these boundaries are not eligible for Village membership. Membership for current members outside of these boundaries is grandfathered.

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