Author: Richard Bartlett

From: Verona Senior Center <verona@schedulesplus.com> Sent: Friday, January 10, 2020 11:16 AM To: bartrd@outlook.com Subject: We are closed on January 20th!!!!!   The Verona Senior Center will be CLOSED on Monday, January 20th for MLK Day observance. Thank you! This message was sent by Verona Senior Center 108 Paoli St Verona WI...

WEATHER RELATED CLOSINGS: Effective immediately, (12/16/2019), Verona Senior Center will not automatically close if Verona Schools are closed due to weather. If the Verona Senior Center is closed it will be listed with local news channels under closings. See below for other related programming: Click here for...

Happy New Year! I appreciate everyone being so welcoming in my first few months at the Senior Center. I look forward to meeting more members and offering a wide variety of programs and services. We have a wonderful staff and fantastic members, and I feel blessed...

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...