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

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.

Hands Only CPR Training Learn this life-saving technique. February7 at 12:30.

AARP Tax Preparation Assistance will be available beginning in February. Call the Center to make an appointment

The World's Greatest Geological Wonders On Mondays starting January 8 we will be showing the Great Courses series.

Milwaukee Bus Tour April 18. The Basilica of St. Josaphat, Mitchell Park Horticultural Dones, etc/ Sign up begins February 19.

Do you know about the Badger Prairie Cooking Classes? 8-week classes in cooking for healthy eating. Held at the Badger Prairie Needs Network. Check the Chronicle for detail.

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.

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 - 3:30
* Bridge - Wednesday 12:45 - 4:00
* 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

Literature Lovers Book Club Each month we choose a book to read and discuss on the 2nd Wednesday of month at 12:30.

Thursday Game Night

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


Information and Assistance for Seniors,
their Families, and Caregivers.
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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; 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

Valentines Day Event on February 14. Music by Randy Kiel and Cindy Harrington. Movie - "It Happened One Night". Lunch at 11:45; Music at 12:30; Movie and Treats at 2:00.

February Birthday-Anniversary Celebration Friday, February 16. Greg Anderson will entertain with yodeling, accordion, and songs. Lunch at 11:45; music at 12:30. Guests with a February birthday or anniversary eat free. Just call and tell us you are coming.

Senior Center Annual Review and 2018 Preview February 26 at 10 am. Director Mary Hanson will present and answer your questions.

Peeps and Jelly Belly Bus Tour Tour the Jelly Belly Factory, enjoy lunch, and visit the Racine Art Museum's Peep art exhibit. March 28. Registration starts on January 15.

Volunteer Opportunities The Senior Center depends heavily on 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 for volunteer opportunities