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

Senior Center 2016 Review; 2017 Preview Come and listen to Director, Mary Hanson, and share your views on the state of the Center February 24 at 9:30

Four Seasons Theatre Presents Best of Broadway - Fiddler and Friends Tuesday, March 7 at 11:30. Make reservation if you plan to have lunch.

Celtic Harpist Shari Sarazin An early St. Patick's Day treat - March 3 at 10:30

Downton Abbey Watch episodes every Monday 1-3 pm

AARP Smart Drivers Class February 17 - See Chronicle for Details. Call 8945-7471 to register.

Do you know that you can Walk Inside at the Memorial Baptist Church Monday through Thursday mornings between 9 and 11 am?

NEW - Pegs and Jokers Now playing Wednesdays at 9 am.

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

Regular Weekly Activities
* Hand and Foot - Monday 1:00
* Mahjongg Tuesday 10:00
* Euchre - Tuesday -1:00
* Pegs and Jokers -Wednesday 9:00
* Bridge - Wednesday 12:45
* Mexican Train Dominoes - Wed. 1:00
* AA Meeting - Thursday at 1:00
* 500 - Thursday 1:30
* Bingo - Thursdays 12:30
* Game Night - Thursdays 6:00

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.

Literature Lovers Book Club On 2nd Wednesday of month at 12:30 we have book discussion led by Maggie Heckelsmiller of the Verona Library.

New: Low Vision Support Group Fourth Tuesday of month at 10:30

Thursday Game Night (with Pizza on the first Thursday) Call the Center (845-7471) and let them know how many slices you want. $3 per slice.

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


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New Evening Caregiver Support Group Intended for adult children and other caregivers who are employed or otherwise unable to attend the daytime group.

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

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; Low Vision 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.

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March Birthday/Anniversary Celebration March 17. St. Patrick's Day music by John Duggleby -Lunch at 11:45; Music at 12:30. If you have a birthday or anniversary this month, your lunch Call for reservation.

AARP Tax Income Assistance Call for appointment. See Chronicle for details.

The Verona Area Active Adults is seeking to add one or more members to its Board of Directors. The VAAA serves the Verona Senior Center in many ways. Nominate yourself or suggest someone you think would be a great Board member. If you want more information on the VAAA and the responsibilities of Board members, talk with one of the current Board members. Submit nominations to the VAAA president, Louis Eifert, at the Senior Center.

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

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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