The Friends of the Verona Senior Center

The Friends of the Verona Senior Center (formerly Verona Area Active Adults) partners with the Verona Senior Center to offer activities and services for Verona adults. (more…)

Staying Active

We offer classes and activities that promote staying as active as we can.

Socialize at the Verona Senior Center

Have lunch, play cards, take a class at the Verona Senior Center.

Calendar

There is always something happening at the Verona Senior Center.  Take a look at the calendar and find a new activity that you will enjoy! (more…)

News from the Center

Chronicle Renewal If you want to continue to receive the Chronicle in the mail, return the renewal form and a check for $15 to the Center.

Our Top Volunteer Needs


Posted 4/19/2018
  • * RSVP Home-Delivered Meal Drivers
  • * RSVP Drivers for medical appointments
  • * Front Desk Receptionists
  • * Event Assistants
  • * Foot Care Assistants
Do you have a special hobby you’d like to share? Do you like to travel? Play piano? Would you like to teach a class? Start a choir? Lead a sing-along? Whatever your interests are, we have a volunteer opportunity for you! Call Alasa Wiest 845-7471 to learn more.

The Senior Center is a pick-up location for monthly casino trips to Diamond Jo 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Affordable Fitness Classes for Persons of All Abilities We offer a variety of fitness classes. Call 845-7471 or click on the "Activities" tab above for details.

Regular Events

Morning Coffee


Come for coffee and treats at 9:00 AM every weekday morning at the Senior Center

Regular Activities


  • * Hand and Foot - Monday 1:00-3:00pm
  • * Mahjongg Tuesday 10:00-12:00pm
  • * Euchre - Tuesday -1:00 - 3:30pm $1.00 per person. Participants must be seated by 12:55pm before the bell rings.
  • * Bridge - 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th Wednesdays 12:30 - 4:00
  • * Mexican Train Dominoes - Wed. 1:00
  • * AA Meeting - Thursday at 1:00
  • * 500 - Thursdays 1:30
  • * Bingo - Thursdays 12:30 - 1:30pm
    2 cards for $1.00.
  • * Game Night - Thursdays 6:00
  • * Literature Lovers Book Club Each month we choose a book to read and discuss. - 2nd Wednesday of month at 12:30.

CENTER SERVICES


Information and Assistance for Seniors,
their Families, and Caregivers.
Click tab "Senior Center Services" to learn more!


We Are Eager to Hear From You Is there an activity or program that you think would be of interest to the Friends of the Verona Senior Center or Senior Center participants? Let a Board or staff member know, or click on the “Contact” tab on the web site and send us a note,

Senior Center Weather Closings
If Verona Schools are closed due to weather the Senior Center will be closed as well. This also means that all of our Transportation Services, including MOW will not be available that day.

Club 108 Club 108 at the Verona Senior Center. Club 108 is a program for individuals with early memory loss. The program meets on Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM. There is no cost for the Club, but lunch is included during the program for $5. If you are interested in enrolling or have questions, please contact our case manager, Becky Losby, at 845-7471.

Monthly Support Groups The Verona Senior Center offers a support group for persons living with or caring for family members with Parkinson's Disease; Caregiver Support Group; and a Healthy Living Discussion Group. No registration required and drop in’s are welcomed. Contact Becky Losby (845-7471 for details. Check the Chronicle or the complete monthly calendar on the website for dates and times.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer

The Senior Center depends heavily on volunteers to help with all of its programs. Bring your skills, hobbies, knowledge and tallents. Volunteering is fun and rewarding, as well as being essential to the Center. Check with a staff member for volunteer opportunities

Volunteer Drivers

  • Deliver Meals on Wheels Lunches
  • or help by driving seniors to medical appointments.
Contact Alasa at 845-7471 for details.

Special Meals

Mother's Day


Mother’s Day Lunch with the Retro Swing Band!!!!!
Monday, May 7 at 11:30 am Lunch at 11:30 AM Music at 12:30 PM $6.00/person Please RSVP by 12 NOON Wednesday, May 2.

Brithday/Anniversary


May Birthday/ Anniversary
Featuring Jesse Walker.
Jesse will be performing a variety of Classic Country, Polka, Bluegrass, Gospel, and songs from the 1950’s, 60’s, and 70’s. Friday, May 18 Lunch at 11:30 AM, $7.00 Music starts at 12:30 PM. RSVP by noon Monday, May 14.

Trips

May - "Happy Days"


May Trip - "Happy Days" at the Palace Theatre Bus Tour
We're heading to the Palace Theater in Wisconsin Dells to enjoy our favorite TV show.
Thursday May 24. 9:30am to 5pm The bus leaves at 10am
Cost: $75/person which includes lunch, show, transportation
Sign Up Now!!!
This new musical is set in Milwaukee and written by Garry Marshall, the legendary creator of the television series. It includes 21 original songs by Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe award-winning Hall of Fame Songwriter, Paul Williams. The show also contains the much-loved "Happy Days" theme song from the TV Show. Happy Days!

Future Trips Planned


June 21: Lake Geneva 2-hour luncheon boat lake tour and shopping. Check What's New, Events 6/21 or the May Chronicle page 3 for details.
July 12: Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame Tour - Check What's New, Events 7/12, or the May Chronicle pg 3 for details.
August 9: Milwaukee Brewers Game - Check What's New, Events 8/9, or the May Chronicle pg 3 for details.
September 13: Wisconsin Dells Antiques Mall and Craft Mall, Outlet Mall and Ponderosa!
October 12: Warrens Cranberry Tour and Museum

PLANNING AHEAD