The Portage County Retired Teachers Association’s next luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 20 at American Legion Post No. 496, 1945 Mogadore Road, Kent (off S.R. 261). PCRTA members and guests are asked to park and enter at the rear of the building.
The program will feature Samantha Sathre, the Education Coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association — Greater East Ohio Chapter. She will be presenting information on how Alzheimer’s disease impacts individuals, families and the community. She will provide information on the warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease and early detection.
For the September community service project, members are asked to bring gifts that will be given to seniors for Christmas. This may include such items as bath and body products, stamps, envelopes, greeting cards, personal care items, playing cards and other stocking stuffers.
Reservations are due by Monday. Mail a check payable to PCRTA to Karen Balog, 516 E. Main St., Ravenna, OH 44266 or call 330-212-3145 or email email@example.com.
PCRTA membership is open to all retired educators. For more information about joining, contact membership chair, Judy Hendershot, at 330-673-4576 or visit the group website at www.pcrta.net.