Yankton Area Retired School Personnel to Meet at New Time and Location
Yankton Area Retired School Personnel Association invites the public and all area retired school personnel to join them for a series of interesting programs throughout their 2019-2020 year. The group meets on the first Thursday of September, October, November, April, May, and June. The meetings will be held in the south meeting room at the Fryn’ Pan Restaurant beginning at 9:00 a.m. and concluding at 10:00 a.m. Those attending may order from the regular menu.
The first program, September 5, will feature Jesse Bailey who will give an update on services provided by Pathways Homeless Shelter.
Yankton Area Retired School Personnel is a local unit of South Dakota Retired School Personnel, an affiliate of National Retired Teachers Association and Education Community of AARP. Membership includes area classroom teachers, administration, bus drivers, business managers, lunchroom personnel, clerical staff, and paraprofessional staff.
The organization awards a scholarship annually to a Yankton High School student interested in becoming a teacher. They support the state organization’s yearly scholarship awarded to two teachers for continuing education. Members are encouraged to report volunteer activities throughout the community.
Officers for this year are David and Donna Fischer, Co-presidents; Marilyn Kratz, Vice-president; Nora Lee, Secretary; Gene Bormann, Treasurer; and Joyce Maggied, Past President.
If you have questions, you may contact David or Donna Fischer at 661-2616.