TRTA-GRAPEVINE-COLLEYVILLE ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED SCHOOL EMPLOYEES

UPDATED 5.22.18  *Newest:  Septemper's meeting; September's calendar; Minutes; March Health Tip

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RETIRED?  READY TO CONNECT?

WANT A VOICE IN AUSTIN & D.C.?

CONCERNED ABOUT INSURANCE?

VOLUNTEER & WANT THOSE HOURS TO MEAN EVEN MORE?

 LIKE TRAVEL, VISION & DENTAL, + MORE PERKS JUST FOR TEXAS-RETIRED TEACHERS & SCHOOL EMPLOYEES?

JOIN TRTA & TRTA-GCARSE!

LARGEST RETIRED TEACHER ASSOCIATION IN THE USA

HOW?  Come to a local TRTA-GCARSE meeting or contact Linda Tidmore or Blanche Ziegler (sidebar)  DUES: $45 for 1 year ($35 -TRTA; $10 TRTA-GCARSE)

TRTA-GCARSE is... http://localunits.org/grapevine-colleyville/index.cfm/gcarse-is/

Membership PDF: http://www.trta.org/trta/assets/File/Web%20Local%20MembershipBrochure%2002_2015.pdf

TRTA: http://www.trta.org/membership/join-trta/



SEE YOU IN SEPTEMBER...

September 10, 2018

DR ROBIN RYAN with THE STATE OF GCISD

Still TRTA-GCARSE's most popular meeting of the year!

WHEN: 9:30 Meet; Greet; Eat...(snacks, coffee, tea)

             10:00 - 11:30: Meeting & Guest Speakers

*If you need to leave before the meeting ends, please do so. We're so glad you came!

WHERE: PDEC; 5800 Colleyville Boulevard; Colleyville, TX 76034-6097

CALENDAR: Meeting dates & possible 2018 programs.  Plus, set up your personal meeting reminder: http://www.localunits.org/grapevine-colleyville/index.cfm/2017-2018-meeting-calendar/



INSIDE LINE

*20 Recent Inside Lines are linked on the Blue Menu Bar above. On the right side bar of each article is a sign-up box to receive your own copy.  Or go to: http://trta.org/features/insideline/  Check often... Inside Line updates are only written when Executive Director Tim Lee needs to contact us.

~ Not reading Inside Line?  You missed:

*The latest TRS Health Care payment schedule & primary voting notice : http://trta.org/legislation/legislative-updates/trs-care-premiums-schedule-and-gearing-up-for-the-texas-primaries/



2018-2019 Legislative Power Tools

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*TRTA's Facebook: Immediate Texas Retired Teachers news: https://www.facebook.com/pages/TRTA-Texas-Retired-Teachers-Association/126989714019649     No membership required. 

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  TRTA-GCARSE Members ARE Informed...

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~Subscribe to Inside Line: http://www.trta.org/features/insideline/

~Read Legislative Updates: Blue Menu bar above or: http://www.trta.org/index.cfm/legislation/legislative-updates/

~Call the Legislator Hotline:  1.888.674.3788             

~Respond to Action Alerts sent by Tim Lee & listed on this site

~Read & "like" TRTA's Facebook  Like Box & Live Feed at bottom



We Are TRTA-GCARSE - Notes & Such...

~Record your 2018 volunteer hours & take pictures!  Send monthly counts to Claudia McWhorter (sidebar email)  Note: Hours are collected and reported to TRTA by the year.

~Contribute to our scholarship fund established in honor of Dr. Jim Thompson.  Donate in honor or in memory of someone or simply to help a student achieve their dream.

~Contribute to TRTA's Children's Book Project:  for 2018 we are supporting flood-damaged schools in Houston.  Can you afford $1, $5, $10 each meeting?  Contribute!

TRTA-GCARSE 2017 Count:  Books: 201  151 new books went to a flood-damaged school in Houston.. Way to go GCARSE! 

~Use the Calendar Reminder each month

  ~Read minutes & financials & monthly health alerts.  Click on Members Only: Blue Menu Bar.

~Stay up-to-date! Read District XI site: http://trtadistricts.org/DistrictXI/



Be an Info Guru all year ...

~Bookmark or Favorite:

*TRTA-GCARSE's site: http://www.localunits.org/Grapevine-Colleyville/   Check it out before each meeting.  Keep our GCARSE visitor counter ticking. Set up your email reminders while you're there.

*TRTA's Facebook & website:  Facebook live feed below; website links upper right and lower left hand corners of this site.

*District XI Facebook & website: https://www.facebook.com/trtadistrictxi/ http://trtadistricts.org/DistrictXI/