November General Meeting

November 19, 2015 will be the next general meeting of the SLCREA. We will meet at Parkway Elementary for a Thanksgiving Diner. The cost for the meal will be $3.00. Remember to bring the gifts for the children that you signed for at the October meeting. The gifts are to unwrapped and labeled with the name of the child and the caseworker. Also if you have collected any children’s books for donation, please bring them also.

If you have not signed up to attend, but would like to join us, please contact Norma McGuire.

Parkway Elementary – 7000 NW Selvitz Road, PSL.

Florida Retired Educators Day

Governor Rick Scott has declared November 15, 2015 to be Retired Educator Day. This day is to “celebrate and recognize Florida’s retired educators for their dedication to empowering students and strengthen our local statewide communities.”

To see complete certificate of recognition click on the link, slcrea

In addition to the State’s recognition, our local governments and community are also celebrating Saint Lucie County’s retired teachers with special recognition.

Following is a list of events that will show appreciation for the retired teachers of Saint Lucie County. Please plan on attending to show your support.

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Enjoy Aquarium, Lunch, and Historical Museum

On November 4 we will meet at the Aquarium located on the east end of the South Bridge at 10:00. After enjoying the aquarium we will go for lunch at the Manatee Grill (once was Mangrove Mattie’s). We will complete the day by returning to the Saint Lucie Historical Museum, located next to the aquarium. Tickets for both the Aquarium and the Museum will be $5.00 total.

Update for Mount Dora Trip

On October 24, we will join Martin County Retired Educators Association for a trip to Mount Dora to the Arts and Craft Show. The cost is $40 and includes the bus trip to and from Mount Dora. The bus will pick us up at Home Depot on Okeechobee Road in Fort Pierce at 7:15 a.m. We will return between 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Checks are to be made out to MCREA or cash may be used. Payment must be made to Norma McGuire by 10/16.


SLCREA/Mount Dora Arts and Craft Show

Martin County Retired Educators Association has invited us to join them on a bus trip to Mount Dora Saturday, October 24, 2015. I will have a sign up sheet at the meeting Thursday. Cathy did not know cost at this time. Martin County will secure the bus and let us know more details. I just need names of those who would be interested in going to Mount Dora Arts and Craft Show.