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Memory Cafe

Memory Cafe
Insight Memory Cafe


When: 2nd Thursday of the month
Where: Insight Memory Care Center - Sterling, 45945 Center Oak Plaza, Suite 190, Sterling, VA 20166
Time: 4:00 to 5:00 pm
Cost: Free!



When: 3rd Wednesday of the month
Where: Mazawey Education and Support Center, 3955 Pender Drive, Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030
Time: 4:00 to 5:00 pm
Cost: Free!


The café is an opportunity for caregivers and their loved one to meet with others for support, companionship, and fun! The program provides structured activities to promote reminiscence, cognition, and engagement. There is also time to share in conversation and get to know others in a safe, supportive environment. Come join us!

Questions? Please contact Kay Yong, Education and Outreach Coordinator at or 703-204-4664 x131.


Additional Area Cafes

Arlington Memory Cafe, virtual meetings weekly
Thursdays from 1:00 to 2:00 pm, virtual meetings
Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ
5010 Little Falls Rd
Arlington, VA 22207

Contact Nicole McMonigle Knight at or 571-422-6231.

Club Memory
2nd and 4th Wednesday from 1:30 to 3:30 pm 
Metropolitan Methodist Church
3401 Nebraska Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016

Contact Marti Bailey at 202-660-5658 for more information

Forgetful Friends Memory Café, currently on hold
3rd Saturday from 11:00 am to 2:30 pm
Saint Thomas United Methodist Church
8899 Sudley Road
Manassas, VA 20110

Contact Connie Young at or 703-743-1841

Herndon Memory Cafe
4th Monday from 2:15 pm to 4:00 pm
Early Stage Participants
Herndon Senior Center
873 Grace Street
Herndon, VA 20170

Contact Pat Williams at 703-904-3994x103 or Herndon Senior Center at 703-464-6200

Memorycafe4u, virtual meetings weekly
Thursdays from 1-2 PM, virtual meetings
Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church
1301 Trap Rd
Vienna, VA, 22182
Contact Carol Blackwell at or 571-236-6933



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"It’s such a lovely place to be. It provides such emotional, spiritual, physical nurturing. I’ve never been hugged so much in my life, and that’s a good feeling!"