From it's origins as a social outlet for seniors with an active lifestyle in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin to being a comprehensive provider of social services for people age 55 and over, the Colonial Club Senior Activity Center has evolved over the past 45 years to meet the needs of older adults throughout Northeast Dane County. Providing adult day care, case management resources, supportive home care, senior dining options, along with activities and trips. We also offer banquet facilities and catering for all age groups and special events.Learn more about us
Open House for the new Sun Prairie "Neighborhood Memory Café"
Memory cafés are sprouting up all over the country and southern Wisconsin is no exception. We are happy to announce the Sun Prairie Neighborhood Memory Café starting in August. The purpose of the Café is to bring people with mild memory loss together for social connections, activities and refreshments in a warm and relaxing atmosphere. The focus of the café will be determined by the folks who attend. Anyone with memory loss or concerns about memory issues is welcome to attend, along with family and friends. If personal assistance is needed, please bring someone with you.
The first café will be held on Thursday, August 13th at the Sunshine Place, 1632 W. Main Street, Sun Prairie, from 9:30 to 11:00 am and then on the second Thursday of each month. For more info contact Pam Westfall, Colonial Club Senior Center, (608) 837-4611, ext. 152, or firstname.lastname@example.org
Alzheimer's Association of South Central WI Caregiver Support Group
The Alzheimer's Association of South Central Wisconsin will be holding Caregiver Support Group Meetings at The Lighthouse at 222 South Bristol St. in Sun Prairie on the second Tuesday of each month from 6:00-7:00 pm.
Please contact Kim Peterson, the facilitator, at 608-347-3399, with any questions.
Game Show Time
Have fun, win prizes and learn about housing options. Join Jolene Lucas from SouthernCare when she hosts a fun game of Jeopardy on Thursday, August 6, at 10:00 am.
Movie and a Snack!
Join us on Tuesday, August 11, at 1:00 pm to enjoy a movie and snacks in front of the television in the Lounge. In accordance with our movie license, we cannot publish the name of the movie but you can call 837-4611 to find out what is playing. We will also post flyers in the building with the name of the movie.
Mozart Clarinet Duet Performance
Join Sun Prairie High school senior Molly Sheahan andVerona High School senior Luquant Singh on Monday, August 17, 2015, at 10:00 am when they perform classical Mozart. Both attended the Wisconsin School Music Association High School Honors Project, which is for the finest musicians in Wisconsin. This summer they are sharing their talent and love of music with area senior centers. They will be performing several short clarinet duets written by Mozart.
Brenda Salvo will be joining us for breakfast on Wednesday, August 19, at 8:00 am to provide information about Big Brothers and Big Sisters and a new partnership with Colonial Club for this upcoming school year. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professional-supported, one-to-one mentor relationships with a "Big" that changes their lives for the better, forever. Be a BIG.
What if every child in Sun Prairie was mentored, resulting in them staying in school, graduating, getting a job, giving back to their community, and reaching their full potential? Through an exciting new partnership between Big Brothers Big Sisters and The Colonial Club, you have an
opportunity to make a Big difference in the life of a child. If you can't make it to the Breakfast Bunch but would like more information, call Brenda Salvo at 608-609-5504 or visit bbbs.org/danecounty to learn more!
The presentation and delicious Colonial Club catered breakfast is only $4. Sign up in the main office by Friday, August 14, to reserve your spot. Please join us in thanking the Sun Prairie Health Care Center for helping to sponsor this monthly program.
Brat Bash is Back!
We're going to doBrat Bash '15onWednesday, August 26, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm,right on the Colonial Club grounds. Make your plans to bring some friends and enjoy a leisurely lunch on our beautiful grounds. We'll be serving up Wisconsin's favorite summertime meal: juicy brats, along with sides and
Proceeds will benefit the programs department at the Colonial Club. We'll need order takers and cashiers to help out, so give Donna Malaise a call at 837-4611 if you are interested.
Let the Main Office staff know if you volunteered at StrawberryFest this year and get a coupon for free brat as a thank you for helping out!
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