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Welcome to Sharing Active Independent Lives!

We are a vibrant non-profit membership organization of people 55+ living in the greater Madison area. We help one another live meaningful, happy lives on our own terms. SAIL provides services and resources we can draw from as well as educational and social opportunities that help us stay connected.

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Please check out this month's SAIL Messenger! 

May 2018 Messenger

If you'd like to attend an event, please register by emailing SAIL at or by calling 608-230-4321.

If you haven't joined SAIL yet and would like to attend an event, please let us know!

SAIL Members: If you need assistance getting to an event, please contact the office and we will arrange transportation.


Wednesday, May 23

Traveling this summer?
10:30 a.m. 
Burkhalter Travel
6501 Mineral Point Road

Triad is hosting this special program about domestic and foreign travel, travel/tour scams, staying healthy and safe while traveling, travel insurance, and other topics. Speaker: Ed Mani, Burkhalter Travel. (SAIL is a member of the local RSVP-sponsored Triad)

To register, call SAIL at 230-4321.

Thursday, May 24
Bus Trip to WI Veterans Museum
Museum Tour: 10:30 a.m. (see bus departure time below)
30 W. Mifflin Street

Bus departs Oakwood Heritage Oaks Front Entrance at 10:00 a.m.

With Memorial Day just around the corner, we've scheduled a special private tour of the Wisconsin Veterans Museum! The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. and ad
mission is free.

Following the tour, we’ll take a ride over to the Rockhound Brewing Company at 444 South Park Street for lunch! If you’d like to take a look at the lunch menu (“comfort food with a bit of a twist”) visit

Following lunch at the Rockhound Brewing Company, we’ll head back to Oakwood arriving at approximately 1:30 p.m. 

Bus Fee: $5 per person. To register, call SAIL at 230-4321 or email by end of day tomorrow, May 21.

Sunday, May 27

Movie: COCO     (Rated: PG13, Animated)
2:00 p.m.
Oakwood Village Arts Center
6209 Mineral Point Road

Monday, May 28
Memorial Day

Remembering, with heartfelt gratitude, those who sacrificed their lives for our country.

Thursday, May 31

Food As Medicine—Life Changing Foods That Can Help 
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Hy-Vee Foods
675 S. Whitney Way

Join us and learn about how certain foods boost the immune system and help improve auto-immune conditions! Food samples and recipes will be provided. Cost: $10 per person

Speaker: SAIL Service Provider Jesi Hirsch, RN President, RN Patient Advocates of Madison. Jesi is a Medical Advocate, Health Coach, and Geriatric Care Manager. She applies a Functional Medicine approach. 

To register, call SAIL at 230-4321 or email by May 29.

SAIL Office Hours 

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday



If you reach our voicemail during regular business hours, please leave your name, number, and the best time to reach you. We'll return your call as soon as possible.

Office Location:
6209 Mineral Point Road Suite 210
Madison WI 53705


Purchase a Gift Certificate for SAIL Membership and we will include a box of gourmet chocolates!

To purchase Gift Certificates, give us a call at 608-230-4321.

SAIL has two levels of membership available. For a full list of membership benefits, click "Join" in the menu bar at the top of the page.

4th Annual SAIL Golf Outing 

Join us for SAIL's Annual Golf Outing and Fundraiser on Wednesday, June 13 with a shotgun start at 11:00 a.m.!

Proceeds help support SAIL programs and sliding fee memberships.

Register Now!

Thank you to our Title Sponsor:

SAIL Can Accept Your Thrivent Financial Choice Dollars
SAIL is an approved beneficiary for Thrivent Financial Choice Dollars.

A member recently shared that she donated her Thrivent Choice Dollars to SAIL. If you have questions on how to donate your dollars to SAIL, please contact us! We sincerely appreciate the generosity! 


Sharing our lives together and staying independent through meaningful connections makes life better for all of us—today and in the future. 

SAIL relies on the generosity of those who support our commitment to meet the needs of 55+ individuals in our community. 
Please consider making a tax deductible gift in support of SAIL's work. SAIL is a program of the Madison Area Continuing Care Consortium, a local 501(c)(3). 



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 Sharing Active Independent Lives ~ 6209 Mineral Point Road, Suite 210 ~ Madison, WI  53705 ~ (608) 230-4321