Author: Richard Bartlett

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!    While most of us enjoy the holiday season, we have to be aware of the stress it can cause. The rush of parties, gift shopping, and decorating can be overwhelming! I’ve given this information before, but I think we have a...

As 2019 comes to a close I can’t help but think what lies ahead for the Senior Center in 2020.I am happy to announce that we are finally full staffed!  Torie Beckwith has joined our team as the second, part-time Nutrition Coordinator. If you have not...

Real ID What you need to know!   Are you planning to fly within the U.S., visit a military base, or a federal building in the future? If yes, you need to read this! Beginning 10/1/2020 anyone who plans to do the above must have a REAL ID....

City of Verona Free E-WASTE Drop Off Saturday, October 26, 2019 8 A.M. - 3 P.M. 410 Investment Ct  E-waste includes televisions, computers, printers, computer monitors, DVD players, VCRs, fax machines, cell phones, and computer parts and accessories. The city normally charges fees for disposal of electronic waste, which is...

How does the Opioid Crisis Affect Seniors? Aside from the nationwide crisis of seniors being addicted to opioids after being prescribed a seemingly harmless medication for pain, there are other physical effects opioids have on seniors that younger generations don’t face.Nausea—This is the most common negative...

This month I want to focus on our Parkinson’s Group here at the Verona Senior Center. We meet the third Thursday of every month. I am the facilitator and am open to all ideas and speakers dealing with Parkinson’s. At the end of August, the American...

Hello! My name is Stephanie Ehle and I’m excited to join the Verona Senior Center as the new Director and eager to meet everyone!As a Madison native, I have worked in the health and well-being management field for over 12 years, most of which has been...

Hi All -Exciting but messy news. The senior center is getting a new roof and the project starts today! The project will be done by week's end.Please note that depending on what side of the building they are working on, entrances/exits will be closed and...

Strawberry Shortcake Cart   Look for the Verona Knights of Columbus  Strawberry Shortcake Cart at  Verona’s 2019 Hometown Days!    Strawberry Shortcake will be sold:   Friday May 31st: 5:00 – 9:00 pm Saturday June 1st: 12: 00 – 8:30 pm    Proceeds from the shortcake sales will benefit both the Verona Senior Center...