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 Friends of Verona Senior Center. Click on "newsletter" above to download the form.

Fitness Classes


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.

Seasonal Events

(updated 12/2/18)

Chili Supper and Tree Lighting


Friday, December 7, 4:30 - 7:00 PM
We are again joining with the Verona Fire Department and the Verona Area Chamber of Commerce to make the annual Holiday Tree Lighting a fun evening for the whole community.

The Firemen will serve their famous chili. Santa will be available for pictures, and there will be lots of other activities for the youngsters. We are responsible for supplying volunteers and providing the treats for the dessert trays.

Bring your baked goods (or store bought) to the Senior Center Friday, Dec 7, between 8 AM and 3 PM. Please cut treats into serving size pieces and use containers that we do not have to return.

If you would like to sign up to volunteer at the event please call or stop by the Senior Center 845-7471. There will be a sign up sheet at the front desk!

New Years Celebration with Elivs Presley


Friday, December 28 from 5:00-7:00 PM
Join us as we ring in the New Year!!! Tony Rocker will be performing many Elvis songs and there will be some of Elvis's favorite snacks served!!! Count down to the New Year at 7:00 PM. Hope to see you there. "Thank you very much"!

Regular Events

Morning Coffee


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

Regular Activities


  • * Fitness Classes -
  • * Games
  • * Education -
  • * Movies -
  • * Book Club -
  • * AA Meeting -
  • * Special Lunch -
  • * Crafts -
  • * Game Night -
  • * Health and Wellness -
  • * Triad -
  • * Veterans -
  • * Virtual Reality -

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.

Our Top Volunteer Needs


Updated 6/20/2018
  • * Looking for Volunteers for a new Friendly Call Program. Want to help an isolated or lonely senior to feel less alone? Interested in making a difference in a senior's quality of life? Intered in making connections with senior community members over the phone? Then contact us to folunteer for the Friendly caller program! 845-7471
  • * Virtual Reality "Tour" Guide - it's a Fun and Easy Way to "Tavel" the World with Friends!
  • * RSVP Home-Delivered Meal Drivers
  • * RSVP Drivers for medical appointments
  • * Front Desk Receptionists
  • * Special Event Assistants
  • * Foot Care Assistants
  • * Kitchen Assistants
  • * Piano Player
  • * Gardening

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.

Recent Posts

Special Meals

Brithday/Anniversary Plus


December Birthday/Anniversary

Friday, December 21 Hover on menu tab then L-click Celebration meals for details.

Trips

Palace Theater Christmas Show


Friday, December 14

Geology Museum


Monday, December 17 10:00AM
Free Space-centric tour
Transportation through Badger Bus.
Sign up at the Senior Center 845-7471

PLANNING AHEAD



Friday, December 14 Palace Theater Christmas show Trip

Friday, December 28 New Year’s Party with Tony Rocker 5-7:30 PM

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Palace Theater - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

May 2019 /b> - Madison downtown

June 2019 - Wisconsin Waterfall Trip

Thursday, July 11, 2019 Oshkosh EAA Aviation Museum

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Fireside - Buddy Holly Story

October 2019 - Fall Color Trip

December 2019 - Mystery Tour