Next Breakfast Meeting August 20

We will be having our monthly breakfast meeting Saturday, August 20th, at the Doubletree Hotel on Rt. 29 at 990 Hilton Heights Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Breakfast will begin at 8:30am, with presentations beginning at 9:00am. As always, breakfast is $10, with “just coffee” at $3. We hope to see you there. Please be sure to invite friends and family, as we now have Associate Membership!

How a Secretive Branch of ISIS Built a Global Network of Killers

A jailhouse interview with a German man who joined the Islamic State reveals the workings of a unit whose lieutenants are empowered to plan attacks around the world.

“….members of the Islamic State’s secret service, wearing masks over their faces, came to inform him and his German friend that they no longer wanted Europeans to come to Syria. Where they were really needed was back home, to help carry out the group’s plan of waging terrorism across the globe.”  Read more

Fifth Congressional District Candidate Forum

senior-center-signThe next meeting  of the Senior Statesmen  of Virginia will be held on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, 1:30 pm 3:00 pm at the Senior Center, Inc., 1180 Pepsi Place.

Senior Statesmen of Virginia has sponsored the 5th Congressional District candidates’ forums for many years. All of the candidates for this year’s August forum were invited:  Jane  Dittmar (D), Tom Garrett  (R), Stephen  Harmon  (Libertarian), and Yale Landsberg (Independent).  Jane Dittmar  and Tom Garrett have confirmed their participation.

Click here to download more information about the candidates