Community Activities

The Verona Area School District offers school-related groups or community non-profit organizations the opportunity to provide information/dates to students and parents about upcoming community activities that fit within the District’s mission. District families will be reminded regularly with a link to visit this community activities page.

Organizations wishing to post a flier on this page should:
1. Email kloeppik@verona.k12.wi.us with a PDF file of the actual flier to be approved before posting can occur. Please name the PDF of your flier as the name of your organization/event.  
2. If the activity is NOT a school-sponsored event, a disclaimer must be included somewhere on the flier that states “This is NOT a school-sponsored event.
3. Questions can be directed to kloeppik@verona.k12.wi.us or 845-4337.

Below are activities surrounding the upcoming school year thus far:

ONGOING:
FREE FOOD FOR FAMILIES IN NEED year round: Every Saturday 2:15pm-3:30pm--Living Water Community Church, 2829 Perry St., Suite 208 in Madison (on Fitchburg/Verona border)

FREE Birth to Three Play Groups (CI Pediatric Therapy Centers)

Playgroup for kids (families invited to come along) Good Shepard Lutheran Church

Badger Prairie Needs Network (Help to feed your family over the summer)

Sensory Friendly Story Time (Verona Library co-hosted by VASD)

Center for Families Play & Learn (daily times listed on flier)

FREE Birth to Five Play Groups (Verona & Fitchburg location)


AUGUST 2020:
Classics Camp (UW Madison)
Aug. 10-21

JULY 2020:

Badger Bots Summer Camp for 2nd-3rd graders
Held June, July, August 

Badger Bots Summer Camp for 4th-8th graders
Held June, July, August

Classics Camp (UW Madison)
July 27-Aug. 7


JUNE 2020:
Camp Woodbrooke for 7-15 yr olds and for 10-14 yr olds
June 28th-July 11th; July 19th-Aug 1st

Badger Bots Summer Camp for 2nd-3rd graders
Held June, July, August

Badger Bots Summer Camp for 4th-8th graders
Held June, July, August

Learn Korean (UW Madison)
June 15-July 17

MAY 2020:
Children's Theater of Madison Summer Stage Series
Session begins June 22

Camp Woodbrooke for 7-15 yr olds and for 10-14 yr olds
June 28th-July 11th; July 19th-Aug 1st

Good Shepherd 2020 Summer Programming
Held in June/July

Madison Youth Choirs 2020-2021 Auditions
May 11, 18, 30 & 31


APRIL 2020:
Camp Invention (held at Stoner Prairie Elementary)
Early registration

Children's Theater of Madison Summer Stage Series
Session begins June 22

Chop Chop Cooking Club (Badger Prairie Needs Network)
April 19


MARCH 2020:
March Natatorium Activity Schedule

Camp Invention (held at Stoner Prairie Elementary)
Earlybird special March registration

Children's Theater of Madison Summer Stage Series
Session begins June 22

Magazine Poetry (Fitchburg Library)
March 2 @ 6 PM (Ages 9-12)

Pot 'O Gold Slime (Fitchburg Library)
March 3 @ 6 PM (Ages 9-12)

I Spy Stem (Fitchburg Library)
March 6 @ 4 PM (Ages 5-12)

Just Between Friends Consignment Sale (Alliant Energy Center)
March 6-8


Chop Chop Cooking Club (Badger Prairie Needs Network)
March 8

VASD Family & Student Wellness Fair (Glacier Edge Elementary) (Espanòl)
March 14

Leprechaun Traps (Fitchburg Library)
March 14 @ 11 AM

Trinity Irish Dancers (Fitchburg Library)
March 14 @ 3 PM

St. Patrick's Day Party (Fitchburg Library)
March 16 @ 4 PM (Ages 5-12)

Un-Book Club (Fitchburg Library)
March 19 @ 6 PM (Ages 9-12)

What's In My Mouth (Fitchburg Library)
March 21 @ 3 PM (Ages 13-17)

Virtual Reality (Fitchburg Library)
March 24 from 5:30-8:30 PM (Ages 13-17)

Pokemon Party (Fitchburg Library)
March 25 @ 3:30 PM (Ages 5-12)

Tiny Food Party (Fitchburg Library)
March 25 @ 6 PM (Ages 13-17)

9-Pin Tap Bowling Tournament (by Rotary Club for Badger Prairie Needs Network)
March 28 (click here for registration form)

Chop Chop Cooking Club (Badger Prairie Needs Network)
March 29

Spring Break Staycation (Fitchburg Library)
March 30 @ 6 PM (Ages 13-17)

FEBRUARY 2020:
February Natatorium Activity Schedule

YMCA March Mania K-3 Basketball league
Begins in February

Zany Ziplines (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 3

We are in a Book Club (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 5

Read to a Dog (Fitchburg Library)
Feb 6

Smile Crafts & Activities (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 7

Board Games (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 9

Candy Olympics (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 12

Valentines Day Card Making (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 12

Unbook Club (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 13

Gnome is Where the Heart Is (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 14

Open Circuit Play (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 15

Legos at the Library (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 17

Washer & Washi Tape Necklaces (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 17

Read to a Dog (Fitchburg Library)
Feb 18

Do It Yourself Calming Glitter Jar (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 22

Chop Chop Cooking Club (Badger Prairie Needs Network)
Feb. 23

Breakout Challenge (Fitchburg Library) 
Feb. 25

Open 3-D Printing Build (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 26

Flavored Popcorn (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 27

Leap Day Celebration (Fitchburg Library)
Feb. 29

JANUARY 2020:
January Natatorium Activity Schedule 

YMCA March Mania K-3 Basketball league
Begins in February


Winter/Spring 2020 Theater Classes
 (Children's Theater of Madison)
Winter session: Jan. 11-March 14

Madison Youth Choirs Introductory Choir
February through April

DECEMBER 2019:

December Natatorium Activity Schedule

Winter/Spring 2020 Theater Classes (Children's Theater of Madison)
Winter session: Jan. 11-March 14

Madison Youth Choirs Introductory Choir 
February through April

Build a Boat (Fitchburg Library)
Dec 3

Family Holiday Movie Trivia (Fitchburg Library)
Dec. 4

Holiday Mug Art (Fitchburg Library)
Dec. 4

We Are in a Book Club (Fitchburg Library)
Dec. 11

Wildkitten Camp
Dec. 14

Unbook Club (Fitchburg Library)
Dec. 19

Punny Plant Pot (Fitchburg Library)
Dec. 21 


NOVEMBER 2019:
November Natatorium Activity Schedule

Madison Youth Choirs Singing Auditions
Nov. 6 and Jan. 8

We are in a Book Club (Fitchburg Library)
Nov. 13

Bullet Journal for Teens (Fitchburg Library)
Nov. 16

Unbook Club (Fitchburg Library)
Nov 21


OCTOBER 2019:
October Natatorium Activity Schedule

Verona Area Warm Winters Clothing Donation (hosted by Kiwanis)

YMCA Grade K-3 Basketball League
Starts Nov. 2

Candy Science (Fitchburg Library)
Oct. 2

Jeopardy Challenge (Fitchburg Library)
Oct. 3

Children's Theater of Madison Theater Classes for 2019-2020

Oct. 6-March 8 (Sundays)

Extreme Egg Drop (STEM) - (Fitchburg Library)
Oct. 7 

Unbook Club (Fitchburg Library)
Oct. 17 

Growing Early Minds Program (by UW Center for Academically Talented Youth)
Registration Opens Oct. 21

Do It Yourself Monster Mask (Fitchburg Library)
Oct. 28


SEPTEMBER 2019:
Natatorium Fall Activity Schedule

September Natatorium Activity Schedule

Madison Youth Choirs Introductory Choir

Soccer league, YMCA
Sept. 3-Oct. 27

NFL Flag football league, YMCA
Sept. 7-Oct. 19

On the Trail of the Monarch Butterfly (click here for the program guide from Verona Library)
Aug. 19-Sept. 29

We Are In A Book Club (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 4

Make a Smoothie (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 7

Breakout Challenge (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 10

Minute to Win It (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 11 

Back to School Buttons (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 13

Family Safety Day (Middleton Fire Dept.)
Sept. 14

Make a Pinata (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 16

Un-Book Club (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 19

Chop Chop Cooking Club (Badger Prairie Needs Network)
Sept. 22-Nov. 3

Circuits: Squishy & Snap (Fitchburg Library)
Sept. 28


OVERALL SUMMER 2019:
Natatorium Summer Activity Schedule 

Madison Contemporary FREE Dance Summer Classes/Performances

Summer Spin (Chazen Museum of Art)
June 6-August 22


UW Madison Camp "Meet the Ancient Greeks & Romans"
Aug. 5-16

On the Trail of the Monarch Butterfly (click here for the program guide from Verona Library)
Aug. 19-Sept. 29


Good Shepard Lutheran Summer Camps (Pre-K to High School) 
Various days/weeks throughout summer

AUGUST 2019:
August Natatorium Activity Schedule

JULY 2019:
July Natatorium Activity Schedule

Out of this World Button Designs (Fitchburg Library)
July 2

Universe of STEAM Engineering (Fitchburg Library)
July 8

Family Night (Fitchburg Library)
July 10

Universe of STEAM Art (Fitchburg Library)
July 15

Universe of STEAM Math (Fitchburg Library)
July 22

Universe of "Goo" (Fitchburg Library)
July 23

Planetarium (Fitchburg Library)
July 23  

Family Night (Fitchburg Library)
July 31

JUNE 2019:
June Natatorium Activity Schedule

Host a student from Spain this Summer!  

Summer Introductory Choir (Madison Youth Choirs)
3 one-week sessions in June and July

Madison Contemporary FREE Dance Summer Classes/Performances

Wild Harvest Nature Connection Summer Camps
June, July, August

Madison Youth Choir
May/June evenings

Camp Invention (@ Glacier Edge) 
June 17-21

Tri 4 Schools Triathlon Series  (Sun Prairie and Middleton)
June 22 - Sun Prairie
August 17 - Middleton



MAY 2019
May Natatorium Activity Schedule

Camp Randall Rowing Club Programs and Camps

Madison Youth Choir
May/June evenings

Gallery Night (Madison College)
May 3

VASD Family Day with Live music, games, face painting, prizes and MORE (held at Glacier Edge Elementary)
May 11

Kids Building Wisconsin (hosted by Findorff Construction and others)
May 11

Tri 4 Schools Triathlon Series  (Waunakee)
May 18

Art Walk Middleton
May 18

Flag Football (YMCA)
April 20-June 8

APRIL 2019
April Natatorium Activity Schedule

Camp Randall Rowing Club Programs and Camps

Flag Football (YMCA) Early Bird Registration by April 7

Verona Area Girls Softball Registration and Clinic
April 7

Art Spin, featuring "Very Special Artists WI Choir" (Chazen Museum of Art)
April 13

VAHS Boys Track & Field Fun Run (SIGN UP NOW)
April 13

Family Science Night (FREE and Edgewood College)
April 16

Egg-Stravaganza Spring Festival (Verona Chamber of Commerce)
April 20

Children's Theater of Madison Summer Stage (1-2 week sessions/productions/musicals)
Starts June 24

VAHS Kids Carnival (in VAHS gym)
April 6


MARCH 2019
March Natatorium Activity Schedule

VAHS Boys Track & Field Fun Run (SIGN UP NOW)
March registration for April 13 event

Wisconsin Historical Society Summer Camps (many offered June/July/August)

Central Midwest Ballet Company "Fairy Tale" Brunch Fundraiser
March 2

Art Spin (Chazen Museum of Art)
March 9

Charlene & Friends Irish Strings (Rhapsody Arts Center)
March 10

We Are In a Book Club (Fitchburg Library)
March 13

Unbook Club (Fitchburg Library)
March 21

Breakout Challenge (Fitchburg Library)
March 28

Teen Summer Job Fair (hosted by Urban League)
March 29

FEBRUARY 2019

February Natatorium Activity Schedule

Children's Theater of Madison Theater Classes
Spring session begins March 30

Wisconsin Historical Society Summer Camps (many offered June/July/August)


Great Lakes, Small Streams Traveling Exhibit (Click here for breakdown of topics shared from the Wisconsin Historical Society)
Jan. 24-Feb. 19

YMCA March Mania Bball League
Feb. 16-Apr. 6

Art Spin Highlighting African American Artists (Chazen Museum of Art)
Feb. 9

Verona Area International School Lunar New Year Celebration (Verona Library)
Feb. 2

3rd-12th grade Basketball Travel Teams (through Wisconsin "Saving Our Youth Lives, Inc)
Now forming for March-August summer league


JANUARY 2019

Natatorium January Daily Schedule 

Paper Airplane Tournament (Fitchburg Library)
Jan. 7

Madison Youth Choir auditions
Jan. 9

ArtSpin (Chazen Museum of Art)
Jan. 12

FREE BIKES for Kids (drop off locations at various UnityPoint Health-Meriter clinics)
Jan. 12

Read Aloud Party (Fitchburg Library)
Jan. 14

Great Lakes, Small Streams Traveling Exhibit (Click here for breakdown of topics shared from the Wisconsin Historical Society)
Jan. 24-Feb. 19

Optical Illusions (Fitchburg Library)
Jan. 26

Junior Science Engineering Night for VAHS
Jan. 29

3rd-12th grade Basketball Travel Teams (through Wisconsin "Saving Our Youth Lives, Inc)
Now forming for March-August summer league

Madison Youth Choirs, Introductory Choirs
Multiple days; locations

UW Madison "Growing Early Minds" for advanced learners
5-week session begins Feb. 2-March 2

Ch
ildren's Theater of Madison Theater Classes
Winter session begins Jan. 12; Spring session begins March 30

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