During the pandemic shutdown, the senior center is offering some online programs for community members to enjoy.

Do you need help using the Zoom program to connect to Senior Center events? Call Anne at 608-835-5801 to find out more about it.

Zumba Gold

9:45-10:45 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 17

Strong Women

10-11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 18

Strong Women

10-11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 21

Zumba Gold

9:45-10:45 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 22

Hybrid Yoga

10:30-11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 22

“Only Leaves Should Fall” Falls Prevention Program11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 22

September is Falls Prevention Month and Dr. Zorba Paster will speak about strategies for maintaining independence and keeping upright by preventing a fall. This is a free event and registration is not required. If you have questions, contact Ashley Hillman at 608-235-1957. Offered by the Dane County Falls Prevention Task Force of Safe Communities. Supported by United Way and Safe Communities

115th Fighter Wing Online Presentation1 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 22

Lt Col Keith E. Hofkens Jr. will provide a brief overview of the Wisconsin Air National Guard overall and then specifically the 115th Fighter Wing that is currently the preferred alternate for receiving F-35 Aircraft.

He’ll discuss the 115th’s Federal and State missions, the impact they have on local community and economy, and what the transition (to the F-35) means to our city, state, and nation. Specifically discussed will be the current Environmental Impact Study (EIS) required prior to the record of decision or final selection of the 115th to receive the F-35. Lt Col Hofkens is the Communications Flight Commander at the 115th Fighter Wing, Truax Field, Wisconsin.

As commander, he is responsible for planning, organization, and directing communications and cyberspace operations. Email astone@vil.oregon.wi.us to get the Zoom link to the presentation.

Strong Women

10-11 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 23

Mindful Yoga


10:30-11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept, 23

Zumba Gold

9:45-10:45 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 23

Fitness Classes information:

Zumba Gold is broadcast over Zoom on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:45 a.m. Please email Anne at astone@vil.oregon.wi.us for a link to the class. There is no charge for this class. Once classes can resume live at the Senior Center, please feel free to make a donation to the class.

Yoga classes are being offered on Zoom by Kelly Petrie. She has two options that work well for senior participants: Hybrid Yoga on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. and Mindful Yoga on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. Please email contemplative.ed@gmail.com or call 608-345-1597 to find out more about the classes.

Strong Women classes are held by Vickie Carroll on Zoom on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10 a.m. For information, please email Vickie at buckets4hunger@gmail.com or call her at 835-9486.

Neal Patten can be contacted at neal.patten@wcinet.com.