The VAAA

The Verona Area Active Adults partners with the Verona Senior Center to offer activities and services for Verona adults.

Activities and Programs for Everyone

We have activities and programs for every interest.  Check   us out.

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 yhou will enjoy!

News from the Center

Volunteer Appreciation Luau on Thursday, September 3 at 12:30 The Center would not be what it is without its loyal Volunteers. If you volunteer at the Center, sign up and come to be feted by Center staff.

No Monday music with the Paoli Street Pickers on September 7 (Labor Day) or September 14 (carpet installation).

Sing-a-Long with Leon! Once a month come to sing favorite tunes with Leon McGregor. First sing-a-long will be on Wednesday at 12:30.

Play Bocce Tuesdays at 10 am.

Walking Group: Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 Walk along the bike trail for about an hour

New Class: Line Dancing Thursdays at 3:30;

Thursday Game Night 6:00 Every Thursday is game night : Euchre? Sheepshead? Cribbage? Board Games? Bring a friend and stop in and play. On the first Thursday of the month it is Game Night and Pizza at 5:30 See Chronicle for more details.

Mexican Train Dominoes Play every Wednesday at 1 pm. Beginners welcome.

Morning Coffee Hour Come for coffee and treats at 9:00 am every weekday morning at the Senior Center.

We Are Eager to Hear From You Is there an activity or program that you think would be of interest to VAAA 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 SERVICES

THE VERONA SENIOR CENTER WILL BE CLOSED FOR CARPET INSTALLATION SEPTEMBER 14 (at noon) THROUGH SEPTEMBER 18 Some services and activities will be available. Check page 5 of the Chronicle for details.


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Club 108 We are excited to announce the opening of 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. We currently have openings for this program. If you are interested in enrolling or have questions, please contact our case manager, Becky Losby, at 845-7471.

New - Grief and Loss Support Group Call Becky for more information.

We Need More Driver Escorts RSVP and the Senior Center provide transportation to medical appointments. If you are interested in becoming a driver escort, call Jennifer.

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 for persons caring for a family member or friend; 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.

PLANNING AHEAD

Chuck Wagon BBQ and September Birthday/Anniversary Celebration Friday, September 25 The VAAA Board presents the annual BBQ, with polka music with yodeling and singing, as well as accordion and electric drum instruments by Greg and Co. Sign up for lunch and enjoy the fun!

"Wicked" at the Overture Center We have a small block of tickets for the matinee on October 22. Reserve your seat for this great Broadway show! $50.75 per ticket We will carpool to the show!

Health and Wellness Fair and Flu Shot Clinic - Wednesday, October 14 Watch for details in October Chronicle

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.

Movies and Popcorn Too Each month we show several movies on our big screen. See "Event Calendar" above - for this month's movies

Bingo We play bingo several times each month. See "Event Calendar" above - for more details

Volunteer Opportunities The VAAA and the Senior Center depend heavily on volunteers. The VAAA needs help in organizing and managing events. The Senior Center needs volunteers to help with all of its programs. Volunteering is fun and rewarding, as well as being essential to the Center. Check with a staff member or a VAAA Board member for volunteer opportunities

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