Upcoming Events

Artful Affair

Artful Affair is an annual event that showcases the work of Dane County artists age 55 and older. The artwork is displayed in the gallery on the second floor of the senior center for the month of May in celebration of Older Americans Month. We welcome all abilities for a chance to win awards and prizes. and to have your art in a month long exhibit. In addition, we are participating in MMOCA's Spring Gallery Night on Friday, May 6, 2022. Judges are selected from the local arts community. The Drop-Off day is Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 9am - 3pm.  

Health & Resource Fair

An one stop shopping experience for information about health, safety, and aging independently. Older adults of all ages will find useful information. It also provides valuable information for caregivers and adult children. Features include a vendor fair, health screenings, professional presentations and the opportunity to meet and network with like minded people. The next Health & Resource Fair will be on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. Pick up a flyer today!

Monona Terrace Healthy Living Lectures

This lecture series features experts speaking on a variety of issues related to aging, wellness, lifestyle strategies and more. Join us at an upcoming lecture for some healthful enrichment. Lectures are usually held in the Spring and the Fall. In the Fall of 2022 we will hear from Dr.Jonathom Temte about Shingles. 

National Senior Center Month

September is National Senior Center month and the 2022 theme is Strengthening Community Connections, which is what senior centers are all about. The Madison Senior Center has been a pillar of the community for almost 40 years. Research shows that older adults who participate in senior center programs can learn to manage and delay the onset of chronic disease and experience measurable improvements in their physical , social, spiritual, emotional, mental and economic well-being. 

Photo Affair

Photo Affair is an annual event put on by the Madison Senior Center to showcase the work of photographers age 55 and older. We welcome all non-professional photographers age 55 and older to enter for a chance to win an awards and have your work exhibited. Judges are selected from the local photo arts community. Photo Affair work is usually submitted in late September and exhibited in October. The exhibit is will also be a site for MMOCA' Fall Gallery Night on Friday, November 4, 2022.

Silver Santa

Silver Santa is a festive event to spread holiday cheer. Many seniors are alone and isolated during the winter holidays for a variety of reasons. This event feature holiday music, crafts, games, and of course, a visit from Santa with presents for everyone.