February Meeting

                          YOU Do Not Want to Miss This Treat…                     

The Entertainment/Social Committee has planned a Thursday to Remember.                                                   


 ***Black History Month Luncheon ***                                                       Theme: A Salute to Music                                       

When:   Thursday, February 28, 2019                                       

Time:     11:00 A.M.                                       

Where:  St. Paul AME Church (In the Fellowship Hall)                                                        1405 North 27th Street                                                        

Fort Pierce, FL                                       

Cost:        $15.00     

*Since the food is being catered, we will need a head                                                                                                 count by  Wednesday, February 20th.                                                               Please send check made payable to SLCREA to:                                                               Pat Davis                                                             

5571 Scepter Drive,                                                              

 Port Saint Lucie, Florida, 34983

  NOTE: If you will be paying at the door, PLEASE contact Bonita Williams (772- 370-9003).                                                                                        

Wear something:  Black, Red, Green or Kente

We hope to see YOU there!

Upcoming January Events

Friendly Reminder: Our next meeting is on January 24 at Fort Pierce Central High School’s Cobra Cafe @ 11am. Cost: $12.00 plus a Tip for the students. 

If you signed up for the Saint Augustine trip, $40 is needed for the Bus cost. Saint Augustine will include the Trolley Tour for a cost of about $26. We will decide on a location to eat lunch. 

The MLK parade is Monday, January 21. Please support the endeavors of the SLCREA.

Minutes for November 15, 2018 Meeting

St. Lucie county Retired Educators Association

Ft. Pierce, Florida

November 15, 2018

General Minutes


The regular meeting was held at C.A. Moore Elementary Media Center with a Thanksgiving Luncheon. Meeting was called to order by President Joan McKinnon. Members were given a welcome.

Inspiration was given by Fannie Henderson

Minutes from October meeting were read silently and approved.

Treasurer’s report was approved and filed for audit.

Birthday celebrated for November was done by Fannie Henderson.

Entertainment: Bonita Williams invited Westwood Chorus for entertainment; a donation was given to the Chorus. They did a beautiful program about the things they were thankful for.

Christmas Gifts for the Communities Connected for Kids were given by members.

Bonita Williams is still taking names for the trips.

The surveys forms for the Social Activities was done, I did not get the count.

Lunch was served.

Meeting adjourned.

Books for the school C.A. Moore were labeled.

Fannie Henderson, Secretary

Joan McKinnon, President

SLCREA membership

It is time again to think about renewing your SLCREA membership. Contact a member of the board for information. New schedule will be coming soon for the 2018-2019 year.

Retirement Seminar


The 2017 retirement seminar was held on Friday, February 3rd at the SLC Schools District Offices.

All SLC School System employees interested in information on retirement were invited to participate.

Norma McGuire, Jamie Colborn ,Felicia Bruce

back row Patsy Nelson, Pat Davis, Francine Applebee


Retired Teachers to be Recognized

The SLC School Board will recognize Retired Educators on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, at 5:00 am, at the School Board office. This is in acknowledgement of Gov. Scott’s Proclamation regarding Florida Retired Educators Day. We would like to have our SLC REA members there. It will only take a few minutes. Wear your blue polo shirt. Thank you “Olivia Watkins” for setting this up for us.

Joan McClenny and Executive Board

SLCREA Wins Awards

SLCREA is a Unit of Merit winner. FREA unit of Excellence program is a voluntary program that is designed to help guide and direct local unit leaders, as well as, recognizing FREA units that are the best in the state. To receive this award, a local unit must answer, “yes” to 27 of 28 questions. SLCREA answered “yes” to all 28 questions.