News from Capitol Lakes Retirement

Retirement Destination: Madison

April 27, 2018

Why are so many retirees and young adults drawn to life in downtown Madison? Why do they prefer to live here rather than elsewhere? Capitol Lakes resident Connie Bakker recently explained her reasons to NBC affiliate WMTV. She appreciates the walkability of the … Read more

Mentoring Future Chefs

April 18, 2018

How is Capitol Lakes contributing to the Madison culinary scene? Two staff members, Dining Director Ami Shimanek and Executive Chef Mark Walters, are mentoring some local high school students who will represent Wisconsin at the National ProStart Invitational on the … Read more

Come to our Spring Open House

March 12, 2018

Join us March 27 for live music and refreshments! Spring is coming, and the residents here can’t wait to celebrate the vibrancy of the season by welcoming you into their homes. See how they live. Experience how they love their … Read more

Get your groove on with Jazz in July

June 20, 2017

Join us for good times and great jazz on Tuesday evening, July 25. Sample our contemporary life as you enjoy summertime cocktails and savory appetizers, all served to the back-beat of live jazz. Invite a friend or come solo to … Read more

Join Us at Our Spring Open House

April 4, 2017

Spring is coming, and residents at Capitol Lakes can’t wait to celebrate their vibrancy of the season by welcoming you into their homes on Friday afternoon, April 28. See how they live. Experience how they love their lives in downtown … Read more

Election Series

August 19, 2016

This fall we’re proud to host a series of politically themed classes in our Capitol Lakes Classroom. All courses are free and open to the public and are located in the Capitol Lakes Grand Hall. Topics include: Election Administration in … Read more

Get Your Groove On

June 23, 2016

Invite a friend or come solo to celebrate a few happy hours at our festive Jazz in July party on Tuesday, July 19. Capitol Lakes’ talented culinary team will prepare summertime cocktails and savory appetizers, all served to the back-beat … Read more

Let’s Pair Wine and Cheese Together

May 25, 2016

Join us for a delectable series of wine and cheese pairings on Wednesday afternoon, June 8. While you’re here, take a tour of our beautiful community and discover why people love living at downtown Madison’s premier retirement community. RSVP to … Read more

You’re invited!

November 18, 2015

Twinkly lights, chinking glasses, bursts of laughter. It’s that time of year when we gather to enjoy good company for the holiday season. Please join our festive party and open house on Wednesday afternoon, December 9. Savor delicious holiday cuisine, … Read more

Brunch with Residents

August 7, 2015

Life at downtown Madison’s only CCRC is good, but don’t take our word for it. Join us for a resident panel and brunch on Wednesday, August 12, to hear it directly from people who actually live here. Ask questions about … Read more