Events

Join in the fun with VIP Services and come to our events. We hold several fund raising events each year including golf, bowling and tailgate parties.

VIP’s 21st Annual Golf Outing – Monday, June 10th

 

The VIP Services 21st Annual Golf Outing is Monday, June 10th at Big Foot Country Club.  The event is presented by Kikkoman Foods, Inc. and the Kikkoman Foods Foundation.  

Funds generated from this annual event play a vital role in supporting the mission of VIP Services to empower people with disabilities to explore and experience endless possibilities.

 

 

Registration Form: 2019 VIP Services Golf & Tennis Outing Brochure

New this year…a Tennis Tournament in a round robin format!  Cost is $100 for entry fee and dinner.  Space is limited to 16 participants. For more info, contact Julie at the number listed below.  

To register on-line:

  1. Individual Golfer – $300 – click here!
  2. Foursome Sponsor – $1,200 – click here!
  3. Birdie Sponsor – $1,500 – click here!
  4. Eagle Sponsor – $2,500 – click here!
  5. Medal Sponsor aka make a donation – click here!

Event Schedule:

  • 10:00 a.m.    Registration, Putting Green Opens and Buffet Lunch
  • 11:30 a.m.     Shotgun Start
  • 1:00 p.m.      Tennis Tournament begins
  • 5:00 p.m.      19th Hole Reception
  • 6:15 p.m.       Welcome, Dinner, Program, Auctions and Awards

 2019 Sponsors To Date:

Presenting Sponsor – Kikkoman Foods Inc. and Kikkoman Foods Foundation

Awards Dinner Sponsor – Tankcraft / Plasticraft

Lunch Sponsor – Kathi and Mike George

Eagle Sponsors:

Birdie Sponsors:

Foursomes:

  • Larry Kosiek, John Platz, Bob Jambor and Bob Martin
  • Tim Brellenthin & Family
  • Howard Storck, Gus Andrade, Jim Forsythe and Larry Hake
  • Toby Steivang, Don Buchert and friends
  • Joel Mirsberger, Jon Fiscus and Dan Daun and Bob Fishbune

Twosomes:

Platinum Medal Sponsors:

Gold Medal Sponsors:

  • Greenbriar Canine Academy—Cindy Simonsen
  • Ed and Christine Scaro
  • Integra Seating
  • George and Mary Jorndt
  • VIP Services’ Management Staff

Silver Medal Sponsors:

Bronze Sponsors:

Friend Sponsor:

  • William and Marie Trow

GOLF OUTING EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: Co-chairs Cherie Ackman and Bob Putnam, Cheri Brost, Kathi George, Jim Homan, Regan Homan, Larry Kosiek, Donna Neshek, Bill Ring and Mark Stinebrink.

For sponsorship & golfer info, please contact Julie Cotter at 262-723-4043 ext. 105 or juliecotter@vipservices-inc.org.  

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Rec Connect – Register NOW for Spring Programs

The Social Voyagers group learned how to rock climb at Timber Ridge!

Registration is NOW OPEN for spring programs!  Rec Connect is our new Walworth County-wide recreation program that is available to all people with disabilities. This program collaborates with existing organizations, programs and entities and develops additional options consistent with consumer needs and interests.  For a PDF version of the new schedule:  Spring 2019 Activities at a Glance.

Special Events:

  1. Saint Patrick’s Day Party: Saturday, March 16 from 10:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. For more info or to register.
  2. Sock Hop Dance: Saturday, April 27 from 6:00—8:00 p.m. For more info or to register.
  3. Water Park Adventures at Timber Ridge: Wednesday, May 15 from 5:00—7:00 p.m. For more info or to register.
  4. A Night Out In The Town: Sunday, May 19 from 2:30—6:30 p.m. For more info or to register.
  5. Picnic In The Park: Saturday, May 25 from 10:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. For more info or to register.

Weekly Programs: 

  1. Glee Club: Mondays, April 1—May 6 from 5:00—6:30 p.m. (6 weeks). For more info or to register.
  2. Fitness For All: Tuesdays, March 26—May 7 from 4:00—5:00 p.m. (7 weeks). For more info or to register. 
  3. Wacky Wednesdays: Wednesdays, March 27—April 24 from 4:00—5:00 p.m. (5 weeks). For more info or to register. 
  4. Movie Marathoners: Thursdays, March 28—May 2 from 5:30—7:00 p.m. (6 weeks). For more info or to register. 
  5. Strikers Bowling: Fridays, March 15—April 26 from 4:00—5:30 p.m. (6 weeks). For more info or to register.

Registration Deadline:  Friday March 15, 2019 

Note: Scholarships and flexible payment plans are available

Contact: Tara Scott, Recreation Specialist, at  (262) 723-4043 ext. 138 or tarascott@vipservices-inc.org

to register via phone or mail, or for more information.  

 

 

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You are invited! VIP Bowl-a-thon: Saturday, March 2nd

Come have a ball at VIP Services’ 11th Annual Bowl-A-Thon presented by Casey’s General Store!  Funds raised support VIP’s mission to empower adults with disabilities.  

Join us for this fun event on Saturday, March 2nd at Delavan Lanes (509 S. 7th Street, Delavan, WI 53115).  This popular event welcomes all ages and abilities and provides participants with the opportunity to raise funds for VIP Services operations while simultaneously having a fun time. The day will be divided into two sixteen team sessions, the first beginning at 12:00 p.m. and the second at 3:00 p.m. Special incentives will be offered for those teams who raise $400 or more in pledges.  For more information, contact Julie Cotter at 262-723-4043, ext. 105 or juliecotter@vipservices-inc.org.

VIP Services 2019 Bowl-a-thon – Saturday, March 2

Early bird registration is $40 per team (team of 4 – $10 per person) till 2/25/19.  Team registration after 2/25/19 is $80 (team of four – $20 per person). Registration fee includes THREE games per person and shoe rental.  

VIP Services – 2019 Bowl-a-thon Team Registration Form

Official Rules Tips on Raising Pledges

Pledges-Donations Received Form

Interested in being Bowl-a-thon Sponsor?  We have lots of great opportunities available.  Sponsorship benefits include signage at the event, listing in VIP publications, Facebook and website, plus the good feeling that YOU are supporting the great programs and services at VIP!  Download the form (below) or click here for the on-line link!

VIP Bowl-a-thon 2019 Sponsorship Form

We hope you can be a part of the 2019 Bowl-a-thon! 

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Rec Connect Winter Programs – Now Open!

Registration is NOW OPEN for winter programs!  Rec Connect is our new Walworth County-wide recreation program that is available to all people with disabilities. This program collaborates with existing organizations, programs and entities and develops additional options consistent with consumer needs and interests.

Rec Connect – 2019 Winter Activity Guide

  1.  Yoga Clinic – Friday, January 4:  Click here for more info or to register!
  2.  Winter Wonderland Crafting – Saturday, January 12:  Click here for more info or to register!
  3.  Strikers Bowling on Mondays, January 14 to February 29:  Click here for more info or to register!
  4.  Baker’s Delight on Tuesdays, January 15 to February 26:  Click here for more info or to register!
  5.  Sports of Sorts on Wednesdays, January 16 to February 27:  Click here for more info or to register!
  6. Water Aerobics on Thursdays, January 17 to February 21: Click here for more info or to register!
  7. Social Voyagers on Fridays, January 18 – February 22:  Click here for more info or to register!
  8. Zumba on Saturdays, January 19 – February 16:  Click here for more info or to register!
  9.  Valentine’s Dance, Saturday February 16th: Click here for more info or to register!

Registrations are accepted through mail, e-mail and phone.  Please include registration form and payment method.  To register or for more information, contact Tara Scott, Recreation Specialist at 262-723-4043 ext. 138 or e-mail: tarascott@vipservices-inc.org.

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Shopping at Southridge Mall on December 8th

The Rec Connect program is taking a trip to Southridge Mall in Greenfield on Saturday, December 8, from 9 a.m.—2:00 p.m.  Cost is $25, includes lunch and transportation.  Rec Connect is our Walworth County-wide recreation program that is available to all people with disabilities.

We will meet at VIP and then board VIP’s transportation to the mall. Southridge is the largest mall in Wisconsin and features Dick’s Sporting Goods, JC Penney, a fabulous food court, pictures with Santa and much more.  Bring your own $$ for shopping!  To register for the trip or for more information about Rec Connect, contact Tara Scott at 262-723-4043 ext. 138 or tarascott@vipservices-inc.org.

 

 

 

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One week till Giving Tuesday on November 27th

One week till #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday and kicks off the giving season by inspiring people to collaborate and give back.

 

To make a gift, go to:  VIP Services – Giving Tuesday.  Or, go to www.givingtuesday.org and search for VIP Services.

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Homes for the Holiday Housewalk – Saturday, Nov. 17th

Tour beautifully decorated homes in the Elkhorn area from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Tickets are $10 each.  When you have finished the tour, stop by Advia Credit Union at 837 N. Wisconsin Street in Elkhorn  for homemade refreshments, friendship and for a chance to win one of their holiday gift baskets!  The event is sponsored by the Elkhorn Area Women’s Club and proceeds benefit VIP Services.  Tickets are available at VIP Services, Advia Credit Union, Elkhorn Chamber of Commerce, Perkup, Matheson Memorial Library and from any Elkhorn Area Women’s Club member.  We hope you can join us for this lovely annual tradition!

 

 

Holiday Homes of Elkhorn are located at:

W2888 Loveland—home of Laurie Kyle

W4144 County NN—home of Karen Gonzales

1119 Lark Dale Lane—home of Kati Hansen

209 N. Washington Street—home of Sue Zimmerman

837 N. Wisconsin Street—end of tour gathering at Advia Credit Union

 

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Stir It Up 2018!

The 4th Annual Stir It Up, a Walworth County-wide fundraiser, is Sunday, November 4 from 11:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m. at Elkhorn Area High School.  

This year’s event benefits: VIP Services, New Beginnings – Domestic Violence Shelter Build for Walworth County, Lakeland Animal Shelter and area high school music programs.

Musical performances by Big Foot High School Jazz Band along with Elkhorn Area High School Jazz Band and Chorus.

Tickets prices:

$10 for Youth (ages 7 – 17)

$25 for General Admission

$50 for Preferred Seating (includes preferred front row seating, preferred parking and table service)

Event tickets are on sale at Advia Credit Unions (Elkhorn and Silver Lake branches), Elkhorn Chamber of Commerce, Elkhorn Library, First National Bank and Trust (Walworth County branches), Stinebrink’s Piggly Wiggly (Lake Geneva and Delavan stores) and VIP’s front desk.

Or to purchase your tickets on-line:  click here!

For more information or a list of participating restaurants, go to: www.stiritupwalco.com.

The event is hosted by VIP Services and the Rotary Club of Elkhorn.

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Rec Connect: Fall programs and activity guide

Registration is NOW OPEN for fall programs!  Rec Connect is our new Walworth County-wide recreation program that is available to all people with disabilities. This program will collaborate with existing organizations, programs and entities and will develop additional options consistent with consumer needs and interests.

FALL PROGRAMS – Click here for the Fall Activity Guide

  1. Sports of Sorts program (7 classes) on Wednesdays from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The dates are September 26, October 3, October 10, October 17, October 24, November 7 and November 14.  There will not be a class offered on October 31st.  Cost is $35 for 7 classes.  To register or for more info:  Click here!
  2. Water Aerobics program (5 classes) on Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The dates are: September 27, October 4, October 11, October 18 and October 25.  Cost is $55 for 5 classes.  To register or for more info:  Click here!
  3. Social Voyagers program (4 outings) on Fridays from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The dates are September 28, October 12, November 9 and November 16.  Outings include rock climbing, attending a high school football game, board games and much more!  Cost is $55 for 4 outings.  To register or for more info:  Click here!
  4. Crafters Club (5 classes) on Saturdays from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  The dates are: September 29, October 6, October 13, October 20 and October 27.  Cost is $40 for 5 classes. To register or for more info – Click here!
  5. Monster Masquerade Dance on Friday, October 26 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Matheson Memorial Library in Elkhorn, cost is $5.  To register or for more info: Click here! 

Registrations are also accepted via mail, include registration form and payment method. 

To register by phone or for more information, contact Tara Scott, Recreation Specialist at 262-723-4043 ext. 138

or via e-mail: tarascott@vipservices-inc.org.

 

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VIP’s 20th Annual Golf Outing – Monday, June 11th

The VIP Services 20th Annual Golf Outing is Monday, June 11th at Big Foot Country Club.  The event is presented by Kikkoman Foods, Inc. and the Kikkoman Foods Foundation, along with Awards Dinner sponsor Tankcraft Corporation / Plasticraft Corporation.

Funds generated from this annual event play a vital role in supporting the mission of VIP Services to empower people with disabilities to explore and experience endless possibilities.

 Registration Form:  2018 VIP Golf Outing Invitation Brochure

 GOLF OUTING EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: Co-chairs Cherie Ackman and Bob Putnam, Cheri Brost, Rose Crandall, Kathi George, Jim Homan, Regan Homan, Larry Kosiek, Donna Neshek, Bill Ring and Mark Stinebrink

Event Schedule:

  • 10:00 a.m.    Registration, Putting Green and Buffet Lunch
  • 11:30 a.m.     Shotgun Start
  • 5:00 p.m.      19th Hole Reception
  • 6:15 p.m.       Welcome, Dinner, Program, Auctions and Awards

 2018 Sponsors To Date

Presenting Sponsor – Kikkoman Foods Inc. and Kikkoman Foods Foundation

Course Sponsor – Aldridge Electric

Awards Dinner Sponsor – Tankcraft / Plasticraft

Lunch Sponsor – MPC, Inc.

 Eagle Sponsors for:

 Birdie Sponsors:

Platinum Medal Sponsors:

  • Marge Bellock
  • Tim and Dani Brellenthin
  • Michael and Julie Cotter
  • Tom and Donna Neshek Family Foundation

Gold Medal Sponsors:

  • Cornerstone National Bank & Trust Co.
  • Bob and Carol Foster
  • Mike and Kathi George
  • Greenbriar Canine Academy—Cindy Simonsen
  • Integra Seating
  • George and Mary Jorndt
  • Matustik Builders
  • Bob & Rita O’Brien
  • Plote Construction Inc.
  • VIP Services’ Management Staff

Silver Medal Sponsors:

  • Thomas & Cathy Arnold
  • Edward Jones—offices of: Stacy Whiteman & Isaac Hart
  • Hummel Construction LLC
  • Tom & Mary Oehler

Bronze Medal Sponsors:

  • Carolyn & Joe Chambers
  • Lynn Crawford
  • Greg & Debbie Hammes
  • Joel and Sue Stokes-Nelson
  • The Rauland Agency, Inc.
  • Wayne & Karen Rockenbach
  • Fred Van Strydronck
  • William & Margaret Walker
  • Mark R. Weksler & Company
  • Gerald and Barbara Tax
  • Bradley Young

Friend Sponsor:

  • William and Marie Trow

Online Registration is now CLOSED:

For sponsorship & golfer info, please contact Julie Cotter at 262-723-4043 ext. 105 or juliecotter@vipservices-inc.org.  

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