By SAIL Member Gerry Campbell I have a work history in helping people think about and act to make their communities better places to live. In the world of community development studies, there is an approach that emphasizes the strength in communities. This flips the prevailing "look for the problems" approach, which misses what's good … Continue reading Starting on the Bright Side of Life
By Marketing Coordinator Meghan Randolph August is Arts Month at SAIL, and we're already gearing up with some wonderful events! We have our Midsummer Gathering on August 20th featuring an all-request dueling pianos show, as well as a special discount for SAIL members to attend the world premiere musical, Hephaestus, at the newly-renovated Wisconsin Union. We're working … Continue reading Inspiring Stories on Older Adults and the Arts!
SAIL is excited to continue our SAILing into the future! series with financial expert Connie Kilmark. The next workshop is Wednesday, June 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Oakwood Village Heritage Oaks in the Westmorland/Nakoma Room, located at 6205 Mineral Point Road. As they say, "money makes the world go 'round," so naturally it can be scary … Continue reading Take the Fear out of Finance!
It's a perfect time of year to sit on the porch with a cup of coffee (or a glass of wine!) and a good book. Speaking of reading, the SAIL Book Club will be going on summer break after this month's meeting and will resume in September. We'll be sure to post the summer reading … Continue reading Summer reads!
By SAIL Luncheon Guest (and SAIL Marketing Coordinator's mom) Kristin Randolph My visit to Madison from Kansas City, MO was perfectly timed to enjoy the bouquet-like groupings of flowering trees throughout Madison and to attend the SAIL Spring Luncheon and Annual Meeting held on May 15th. The Blackhawk Country Club provided a beautiful setting for … Continue reading Some Kansas City love for SAIL!
Did you know the SAIL office has a library of great books? Stop by during business hours (8:00-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday) to check out your next great read! Some of the titles we have include: All In Caregiving by SAIL Member Christine Klotz Your Amazing Itty Bitty Retirement Book by SAIL Member Mary Helen Conroy This Chair Rocks! by … Continue reading Grab a good book from the SAIL library!
by SAIL Member Pat Krueger I recently learned I cannot use my new driver’s license as ID for flying. The driver’s license must have a star in the upper right corner. On my license in that place it states “Not for federal purposes” - which means that it cannot be used as ID for flying. … Continue reading Getting the proper ID for flying