The sound of laughter coming from the movie theater. The smell of our chef’s famous fish fry wafting from the kitchen. Friends enjoying a brisk walk around our courtyard. These all add to the high quality of life that sets us apart and makes The Waterford at Fitchburg an amazing place to retire.
Plenty of entertainment for seniors in Fitchburg, Wisconsin
Stay active, stay vibrant and enjoy your golden years. Our community offers plenty of activities to choose from:
- Gardening club, cards club, cooking club, book club and walking club
- Bingo, crafts, movie nights, trivia and intergenerational programs
- Happy hour, live entertainment, themed parties and outings around town
- Exercise classes, including Dakim brain fitness, stretching and yoga
- Religious services and on-site devotional activities
- Pet-focused programs for your dogs and cats
Experience the ambiance
Amenities to accommodate your lifestyle.
Enjoy our well-appointed billiards room with comfortable chairs, couches and big-screen TV. Grab a bag of freshly made popcorn from our popcorn machine while you watch a classic movie.
Our senior community radiates sophistication and elegance with beautifully manicured grounds. Our courtyard is ideal for watching gorgeous Wisconsin sunrises and sunsets!
For a little mental stimulation, you can challenge neighbors or loved ones to a friendly card or board game in the activity center. There are plenty of tables for groups to take part in arts and crafts too.
Dining focused on seniors’ health and wellness
Enjoy delicious restaurant-style meals in an inviting environment that promotes conversation. Our friendly and prompt wait staff serve well-balanced meals daily in the Bistro Versailles. Independent living residents are served breakfast each day, while assisted living residents enjoy three meals per day.
We have a six-week menu cycle that’s based on resident preferences and features regional dishes. Our entire community comes together to celebrate residents at our monthly birthday dinner, complete with cake and ice cream!
Activities and entertainment calendar
There’s always something going on at The Waterford at Fitchburg. Resident favorites include the activity center, with plenty of card and board games to enjoy with friends, and the library stocked with many books to get lost in.
Savor great food, find your joy and stay healthy!
In the Fitchburg area
Located less than five miles from downtown Madison, you can enjoy access to shopping, dining and entertainment options. The Waterford at Fitchburg serves Dane County and is convenient for family members living nearby in Verona, Sun Prairie, Janesville and Milwaukee, WI.
Hospitals: UW Health, UnityPoint Health
Pharmacies: Walgreens, CVS
Shopping: Pick ‘n Save, Target, Costco, Hy-Vee, Kohl’s, Marshalls, East Towne Mall
Restaurants: The Great Dane, Panera Bread, Liliana’s, MOD Pizza, Thirsty Goat, Me & Julio’s
Local destinations: Fitchburg Senior Center, Lake Mendota, Vilas Park