University of Wisconsin - Madison


Upcoming events

    • January 09, 2020
    • December 03, 2020
    • 11 sessions
    • 7457 Elmwood Avenue, Middleton WI


    Join fellow UWRA members for breakfast (or a cup of coffee or tea) at Sofra Family Bistro in Middleton. Members gather once a month for breakfast and lively conversation. You can check out the Sofra web site here

    Sofra Family Bistro is located at:

    7457 Elmwood Avenue, Middleton WI.

    • January 09, 2020
    • December 09, 2020
    • 11 sessions
    • 909 East Broadway, Monona, WI

    Join fellow UWRA members for breakfast (or a cup of coffee or tea) at Elie's Family Restaurant (formerly known as Green Forest Restaurant). Members gather once a month for breakfast and lively conversation.

    You can check out Elie's web site here.  

    • April 03, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UWCU, 3500 University Avenue

    COMMITTEE MEETING CANCELLED




    Monthly planning meeting of the Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement (CFMR).

    The Committee offers monthly programs on topics dealing with financial matters in retirement. The topics include seminars on State health insurance coverages, federal and state tax changes, estate planning, management fees to invest, administer and dissolve a trust, how to protect against identity theft and other economic topics of interest to our members.

    New members are welcome.

    Interested in possibly joining the committee? You are invited to attend a committee meeting to check it out.  Please register.

    The Committee meets at the UWCU Corporate Headquarters at 3500 University Avenue. Parking available in the marked visitor parking spots.


    • April 06, 2020
    • 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    • 7457 Elmwood Avenue, Middleton WI

    BREAKFAST CANCELLED


    Join fellow UWRA members for breakfast (or a cup of coffee or tea) at Sofra Family Bistro in Middleton. Members gather once a month for breakfast and lively conversation. You can check out the Sofra web site here

    Sofra Family Bistro is located at:

    7457 Elmwood Avenue, Middleton WI.

    • April 13, 2020
    • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue

    COMMITTEE MEETING CANCELLED

    Partnership and Engagement Committee

    This committee promotes, maintains, and encourages relationships with other organizations, e.g., Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA), State of Wisconsin agencies, UW-Madison, and other Big 10 Retirement Associations. (Established 2019)


    New committee members welcome!

     

    • April 15, 2020
    • 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    • 909 East Broadway, Monona, WI


    BREAKFAST CANCELLED

    Join fellow UWRA members for breakfast (or a cup of coffee or tea) at Elie's Family Restaurant (formerly known as Green Forest Restaurant). Members gather once a month for breakfast and lively conversation.

    You can check out Elie's web site here.  

    • April 16, 2020
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • UWCU, 3500 University Avenue

     

    BOARD MEETING CANCELLED


    Monthly Board of Directors Meeting


    • April 23, 2020
    • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Oakwood-University Woods, Westmorland Room

     COMMITTEE MEETING CANCELLED

    Monthly Committee Meeting


    Electronic Technology Committee assists members in staying abreast of changing electronic technology, which includes devices such as computers, tablets, tele­phones, cameras, printers, and software applica­tions.

    New members welcome!

     

    Parking for Oakwood Village University Woods

    Enter Oakwood at the traffic light at Island Drive and Mineral Point Road. Take the left fork and then the second driveway on the right to enter visitor underground parking. Push the button for assistance. Park in any visitor or non-reserved stall; take the elevator to the first-floor lobby where signs or a receptionist will help you. When you exit the underground parking, the garage door opens automatically. You may also park outside in a surface spot marked “visitor.” On foot, enter Heritage at the main entrance, which is the third driveway on the right, at the stop sign.

    Westmorland Room is directly behind the reception desk to your right when entering Heritage main entrance.


    • April 27, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • April 30, 2020
    • 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Miller Park, Milwaukee
    • 49

    TRIP  CANCELLED


    Join us for a day at Miller Park in Milwaukee for a 12:30 pm game against the 2019 World Series Champions Washington Nationals

    Early Registration Deadline: Noon on Friday March 27, 2020

    A block of excellent tickets for our group has been reserved in first baseline Section 110. We will be arriving well before 12:30 game time so you can enter Miller Park at your leisure. If you would like, bring a cooler and a chair to enjoy in the lot before the game.

    This is also a special “Weather Day” event at Miller Park and you may want to enter the ballpark early and check out the Weather Day Science Fair exhibits that will be setup in Miller Park starting at 11:00.

    More information: Brewers Promotionals

    Note: Our Section 110 seats are not in the same area of the ballpark as the school groups participating in the Weather Day activities.

    Snacks, Water, Food and Beverages.

    A light snack and water will be provided for the bus trip back.

    Miller Park has a variety of ballpark fare food and beverages options for you to purchase and enjoy according to your preferences. Miller Park’s Concession options, along with their Carry-In Policy can be found at the Miller Park Information Guide


    Deadline:  Registrations must be received no later than

    Friday March 27, 2020

    Pickup Points

    8:30 a.m.

    Leave Westside (West Towne former Sears parking area)

    9:15 a.m. East Towne Sears/Planet Fitness -- lamp post #10
    5:15 p.m. Return Eastside
    5:45 p.m. Return Westside

    Return times are approximate.


    Questions

    Sue Adams (608) 219-2628 or UWRA office 608-262-0641.

     

    Registration

    Register online.   Mailed in reservations using the Registration Form and checks are accepted.

    Registration includes motor coach, driver gratuity, Section 110 tickets, and a light snack and water for the return trip.

    Registration is limited to the first 54 participants. Members of the University League and PLATO will be permitted to register if space is available.

    Refund Policy

    UWRA refunds an event fee if cancelled prior to the registration deadline.  Refunds are only processed after the registration deadline if a wait-listed registrant can attend. Refunds are made by same tender received for original registration.

    UW-Madison Retirement Association
    21 N Park St, Room 7205
    Madison WI 53715-1218
    608-262-0641
    retireassn@mailplus.wisc.edu

    • May 01, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UWCU, 3500 University Avenue
    Register

    Monthly planning meeting of the Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement (CFMR).

    The Committee offers monthly programs on topics dealing with financial matters in retirement. The topics include seminars on State health insurance coverages, federal and state tax changes, estate planning, management fees to invest, administer and dissolve a trust, how to protect against identity theft and other economic topics of interest to our members.

    New members are welcome.

    Interested in possibly joining the committee? You are invited to attend a committee meeting to check it out.  Please register.

    The Committee meets at the UWCU Corporate Headquarters at 3500 University Avenue. Parking available in the marked visitor parking spots.


    • May 18, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • May 21, 2020
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • UWCU, 3500 University Avenue
    Register

     Monthly Board of Directors Meeting


    • May 28, 2020
    • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Oakwood-University Woods, Westmorland Room
    Register

     Monthly Committee Meeting


    Electronic Technology Committee assists members in staying abreast of changing electronic technology, which includes devices such as computers, tablets, tele­phones, cameras, printers, and software applica­tions.

    New members welcome!

     

    Parking for Oakwood Village University Woods

    Enter Oakwood at the traffic light at Island Drive and Mineral Point Road. Take the left fork and then the second driveway on the right to enter visitor underground parking. Push the button for assistance. Park in any visitor or non-reserved stall; take the elevator to the first-floor lobby where signs or a receptionist will help you. When you exit the underground parking, the garage door opens automatically. You may also park outside in a surface spot marked “visitor.” On foot, enter Heritage at the main entrance, which is the third driveway on the right, at the stop sign.

    Westmorland Room is directly behind the reception desk to your right when entering Heritage main entrance.


    • June 05, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UWCU, 3500 University Avenue
    Register

    Monthly planning meeting of the Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement (CFMR).

    The Committee offers monthly programs on topics dealing with financial matters in retirement. The topics include seminars on State health insurance coverages, federal and state tax changes, estate planning, management fees to invest, administer and dissolve a trust, how to protect against identity theft and other economic topics of interest to our members.

    New members are welcome.

    Interested in possibly joining the committee? You are invited to attend a committee meeting to check it out.  Please register.

    The Committee meets at the UWCU Corporate Headquarters at 3500 University Avenue. Parking available in the marked visitor parking spots.


    • June 18, 2020
    • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    • UWCU, 3500 University Avenue
    Register

     Monthly Board of Directors Meeting


    • June 22, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • June 25, 2020
    • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Oakwood-University Woods, Westmorland Room
    Register

     Monthly Committee Meeting


    Electronic Technology Committee assists members in staying abreast of changing electronic technology, which includes devices such as computers, tablets, tele­phones, cameras, printers, and software applica­tions.

    New members welcome!

     

    Parking for Oakwood Village University Woods

    Enter Oakwood at the traffic light at Island Drive and Mineral Point Road. Take the left fork and then the second driveway on the right to enter visitor underground parking. Push the button for assistance. Park in any visitor or non-reserved stall; take the elevator to the first-floor lobby where signs or a receptionist will help you. When you exit the underground parking, the garage door opens automatically. You may also park outside in a surface spot marked “visitor.” On foot, enter Heritage at the main entrance, which is the third driveway on the right, at the stop sign.

    Westmorland Room is directly behind the reception desk to your right when entering Heritage main entrance.


    • July 27, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • August 24, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • September 28, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • October 26, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • November 23, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

    • December 28, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • UW Credit Union, 3500 University Avenue
    Register


    Retirement Challenges and Opportunities offers programs and activities to help UWRA members live a rewarding retirement, all the while making new friends and having fun!

    New committee members welcome!

     

Past events

March 26, 2020 CANCELLED: Electronic Technology Committee Mtg
March 23, 2020 CANCELLED: Retirement Challenges & Opportunities Committee Mtg
March 19, 2020 CANCELLED: Board of Directors Mtg
March 06, 2020 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
February 27, 2020 Electronic Technology Committee Mtg
February 24, 2020 Retirement Challenges & Opportunities Committee Mtg
February 20, 2020 Board of Directors Mtg Strategic Planning Committee
February 20, 2020 Board of Directors Mtg
February 07, 2020 Budget Committee Mtg
February 07, 2020 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
January 27, 2020 Retirement Challenges & Opportunities Committee Mtg
January 23, 2020 Electronic Technology Committee Mtg
January 16, 2020 Board of Directors Mtg
January 13, 2020 Partnership and Engagement Committee Mtg
January 10, 2020 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
January 06, 2020 CANCELLED -- Big 10 Steering Committee
December 19, 2019 Board of Directors Mtg
December 06, 2019 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
December 05, 2019 Janesville Rotary Gardens holiday light show and dinner
November 25, 2019 Retirement Challenges & Opportunities Committee Mtg
November 21, 2019 Board of Directors Mtg
November 14, 2019 Electronic Technology Committee Mtg
November 12, 2019 Partnership and Engagement Committee Mtg
November 07, 2019 Travel Committee Mtg
November 01, 2019 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
October 28, 2019 Retirement Challenges & Opportunities Committee Mtg
October 21, 2019 CANCELLED: An afternoon with the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association
October 17, 2019 Board of Directors Mtg
October 17, 2019 Diet and the Aging Eye
October 10, 2019 What kinds of computing devices should I be using?
October 07, 2019 TRIP CANCELLED - Milwaukee Harley-Davidson Museum, Newsroom Pub, The Hop, and public market
October 04, 2019 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
September 26, 2019 Get IT Done (GITD): Google Tools -- Photos, Docs, and Keep
September 26, 2019 Electronic Technology Committee Mtg
September 23, 2019 Retirement Challenges & Opportunities Committee Mtg
September 19, 2019 Board of Directors Mtg
September 12, 2019 Partnership and Engagement Committee Mtg
September 06, 2019 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
August 26, 2019 Retirement Challenges & Opportunities Committee Mtg
August 22, 2019 Electronic Technology Committee Mtg
July 17, 2019 Breakfast at Monona Garden Family Restaurant
July 16, 2019 Travel Committee Mtg
July 15, 2019 Electronic Technology Committee Mtg
July 11, 2019 Holy Wisdom Monastery and Prairie Tour
June 19, 2019 Changes to DoIT User Services, Help Desk, and Repair Services
May 29, 2019 Larson’s Famous Clydesdales, Vines & Rushes Winery, the Birthplace of the GOP
May 15, 2019 Breakfast at Elie's Green Forest Restaurant
May 01, 2019 Discovering Civil War Writings of Wisconsin Women
April 25, 2019 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
April 09, 2019 Google tools for everyday tasks
April 05, 2019 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Mtg
April 01, 2019 No April Fools - The Bugs Will Be Coming
March 28, 2019 GITD: What are they and how do they work?
March 07, 2019 Trek Bicycle Headquarters, Lunch, and "My Fair Lady" at Fireside Theater
January 31, 2019 The East Troy Railroad Museum
January 24, 2019 GITD: Password Management Workshop
January 24, 2019 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
January 17, 2019 Board of Directors Meeting
January 16, 2019 Breakfast at Elie's Cafe
January 08, 2019 Breakfast at Sofra Family Bistro
January 04, 2019 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee Meetings
December 13, 2018 The Genomics Revolution: What our DNA can tell us about ourselves, our history, and our future
December 12, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
December 07, 2018 Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement Meeting
December 04, 2018 Majestic mountains and mystical Moorish meanderings
December 04, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
November 29, 2018 GITD: Can we learn to bank the way today's students do?
November 29, 2018 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
November 15, 2018 UWRA Board of Directors Meeting
November 13, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
November 08, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
November 02, 2018 Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement Meeting
October 25, 2018 Get IT Done: Technology smartness and security
October 25, 2018 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
October 24, 2018 Landscapes of Lilliput
October 24, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
October 23, 2018 How to capture and keep your family history using digital recording
October 18, 2018 UWRA Board of Directors Meeting
October 11, 2018 Anderson Japanese Gardens, Lunch, and Curran Orchard
October 05, 2018 Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement Meeting
October 04, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
October 02, 2018 2019 It's Your Choice Update
September 27, 2018 GITD: Viruses, Malware and Other Threats Update
September 27, 2018 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
September 24, 2018 Connections Committee Meeting
September 20, 2018 UWRA Board of Directors Meeting
September 20, 2018 Hope is not a strategy...Avoid disaster by protecting your digital world
September 20, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
September 19, 2018 Potosi Brewery and Stonefield Village
September 18, 2018 Taxes . . . Always Changing . . . Never Boring!
September 07, 2018 Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement Meeting
September 06, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
August 23, 2018 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
August 22, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
August 07, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
July 26, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
July 12, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
June 20, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
June 07, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
May 24, 2018 ETC Program: Get IT Done: Facebook Privacy and Security
May 24, 2018 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
May 22, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
May 21, 2018 Connections Committee Meeting
May 15, 2018 Understanding Geriatic Services & Navigating the Senior Adult Resources in Dane County
May 08, 2018 Special May Financial Webinar, The new Federal income tax law and how it affects retirees
May 04, 2018 Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement Meeting
May 02, 2018 Jerry Apps Revisits UW-Madison Campus Days in Once a Professor
May 01, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
April 26, 2018 ETC Program: Get IT Done: Amazon and Google at your command
April 26, 2018 Electronic Technology Committee Meeting
April 26, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
April 25, 2018 Securing Our Information -- Data Security and Password Management
April 23, 2018 Connections Committee Meeting
April 20, 2018 Communications Committee Meeting
April 19, 2018 UWRA Board Meeting
April 18, 2018 How Not to be Wrong, Prof Jordan Ellenberg
April 17, 2018 April Annual ETF and SWIB Update
April 12, 2018 Remembering the Holocaust
April 06, 2018 Committee on Financial Matters in Retirement Meeting
April 05, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra
March 28, 2018 Welcome to UWRA.wildapricot.org
March 26, 2018 Connections Committee Meeting
March 22, 2018 Getting IT Done: How Might Smart Technology Help Us Age in Place? (preceded by ETC Meeting)
March 21, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
March 15, 2018 UWRA Board Meeting
March 07, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra's
March 02, 2018 Financial Matters in Retirement Committee
February 27, 2018 Mediterranean Diet Cooking Class
February 21, 2018 Historic Milwaukee Tour
February 20, 2018 Preparing to settle your estate
February 20, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
February 06, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra's
January 24, 2018 Breakfast at Elie's
January 16, 2018 Financial Program on retirement communities
January 04, 2018 Breakfast at Sofra


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UW-Madison Retirement Association

21 North Park Street, Room 7205

Madison, WI 53715-1218

608-262-0641

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