Welcome!

We are happy you are here!  A MEETING IS SCHEDULED APRIL 14, 2015!

Welcome to the Abilene Retired Teachers site.  We are a group that is always busy in the community while we still maintain our care for education, educators past and present as well as the children of our future.

Our Motto:  Giving of self and finding joy in service is part of our immortality.

We would like to have you join our association if you are not a current member.  We meet every second Tuesday of each month from September through May at 11:00 a.m.  Our current meeting place is the Abilene Woman's Club, 3425 S. 14th, Abilene, Texas, 79605.  Attendance at the meetings is not required for membership, but we would be interested in visiting with you at these meetings.  Local dues are $10.00 and state dues are $35.00.

For further information contact Donna Lanier, donnadlanier@gmail.com.

IN THE MEANTIME, PLEASE SEND A LETTER TO YOUR TEXAS LEGISLATURE REPRESENTIVES THANKING THEM FOR THEIR SUPPORT IN THE PAST.  

PLEASE ALSO INCLUDE A NOTE INFORMING YOUR REP HOW IMPORTANT THE STATE RETIRED TEACHER'S INSURANCE IS TO YOU.  INCLUDE A PERSONAL STORY.  THIS MEANS SO VERY MUCH TO OUR STATE ELECTED OFFICIALS!

Our next local meeting will be April 14, at 11:00.  The program will be TEXAS TORNADOES DANCING Group.  At this time, we will hear committee reports from Health, Legislative problems/ benefits, Retirement benefits, and information from those attending the legislature in Austin the week before this meeting.  PLEASE, PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND!