Upcoming Special Events

The Senior Center hosts a number of events each month. Details on specific events are included below the calendar. Click here for more information on our trips.

Free Crochet and Knitting Classes

12:30 p.m. Every Monday

Must bring 4-ply yarn for either class. For knitting – bring a #9 needle, and for crochet – bring a G hook.

Foot Clinic at Whiteside County Senior Center

8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 5

Foot care will be available for all senior citizens. For appointments call Fancy Feet at 815-213-0324 Cost $25. They will soak your feet, trim your toenails, and give you a fabulous foot massage.


9-10 a.m. Every Thursday

All levels welcome! Bring your own mat. $25 Membership required.

"Living in the Face of Death"

6 - 11 a.m. Thursday, February

Nicole Adams, Volunteer Coordinator from Unity Hospice will be here to present the positive side of hospice and to help you dismiss the fear of being a hospice volunteer. No obligation. Come and listen!

Sauk Computer User Group

1 p.m. Saturday, February 8

Sauk Computer Users Group will meet at 1 p.m. for a question- and-answer time.

Veterans Coffee

10:30 a.m. Thursday, February 13

Open to all veterans the second Thursday of every month. Free coffee and conversation. Charisse, SW from VA clinic, will be here to answer any questions you might have about the VA clinics.

Closed for a day

WCSC will be closed Monday, February 17 in observance of President's Day

Price Is Right at WCSC

10:30 a.m. Wednesday, February 19

Come play Price is Right game and guess the price of an item and take that item home. Price is Right is sponsored by Heritage Woods.


12:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 19

Come and join this group that is all about senior citizen safety. This group is composed of public safety, community agencies and senior citizens. Everyone welcome!

Euchre tournament at WCSC

1 p.m. Sunday, February 23

Sign-in is 12:30 p.m. Cost is $5 per entry and 25 cents a set, with a 100 percent payback. There will also be a 50-50 drawing.

Brain Health Class

12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Thursday, February 27

Karla Belzer from the University of Illinois extension will help us better understand our brain! She will go over information related to brain health research as well as fun and interesting strategies and exercises to challenge ourselves as we age. Come and join this fun and free event!

Medicare Choices’ Class

12:30 p.m. Thursday, February 27 th at WCSC

Are you new to Medicare and in need of help navigating your choices? The WCSC Outreach Department will be hosting their ‘Medicare Choices’ class in the Big Room. We welcome those that are new to Medicare, caregivers of those that are new to Medicare, and beneficiaries that have been on Medicare but are in need of a simplified explanation on the parts of Medicare. There is no charge to attend. Please call in advance to get signed up at 815-622-9230 Ext. 194.