Welcome to Morris County Retirees Education Association - MCREA

Morris County Retirees Education Association is also mobile.
If you are on a tablet or cell phone, click Menu,  then + for sub-menus.

WELCOME JUNE!

 IMPORTANT MCREA NEWS on the "MEMBERS ONLY" tab!👑⚡️🌟🎂🥮🍸🍹🎼🎼🎻🎸🎷

Support our youth, social justice, & peace in our country!

***IF USING A TABLET OR CELL PHONE, TO VIEW, KEEP SCROLLING DOWN & ACROSS FOR UPDATES WITH INFO WHICH INCLUDES LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
(Keep checking your e-mail in "constant contact" with your president. Thank you, Alexandra (Alex Protopapas Webmaster)
Check out "EVENTS" & our "Photo Gallery" too!

 Phyllis, Ron, Susan B., Susan V., Cheryl
MCREA Officers for 2022-2024 - hope to see you soon!
NEW JERSEY IN THE HOUSE FOR EDUCATORS (MCREA Executive Board morriscountyrea.org )! We are home, we are retired, but we are working hard to support and keep NJ Schools #1!
We congratulate all our active teachers and educators for the phenomenal job they did with online teaching these past two years and for giving our children the academic and emotional support that they needed during this time of crisis. We also thank all of our health professionals for all they are doing to keep us safe! During the months of July and August, some notifications may be delayed. Members, more info on the NJREA Members Facebook Group page and on the Morris County Retirees Education Philanthropic Fund Facebook Group page!
Have a good month and get outdoors during these summer months!
Thank you, ALEX, webmaster@morriscountyrea.org
Have a Great Day! 🌺🌼🌸💐🌷💚😀🌈⛱⛵️🏖👒
Morris County Retirees Education Association - "Members Only" links are on this page, or go to the tabs UNDER Members only >
Using a tablet or cell phone? To view and open LINKS...KEEP SCROLLING for recent & updated info with LINKED Information.

**********


MCREAP SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS - see the "photo gallery" tab!

**********

Recently our MCREA Membership Team above attended the MCCEA Retirement Dinner of our educators in Morris County. We wish our new retirees "Happy Retirement" and looking forward to having them in MCREA!
**********

MCREA GENERAL LUNCHEONS POSTED

The MCREA May 11th Luncheon and our MCREAP Fundraiser Tricky Tray on May 15th were GREAT MEETINGS! Go to the Photo Gallery tab for photos!

Meeting, Registration & Newsletters-click here

Go to our photo gallery for photos of our JUNE 8th Meeting Photos.

Meeting, Registration & Newsletters-click here
The JUNE Newsletter is here!
2020-2022 Luncheon Meetings & Events - go to our photo gallery for in-person & virtual photos

NJREA 100TH ANNIVERSARY SUNDAY, MAY 1ST! Our Arlene Pepe and Betty Levine, our chair ladies, worked very hard for this event after it was canceled twice due to the pandemic. Thank you, Arlene & Betty! Look for photos of the event on our photo gallery tab!

NJREA President Joan Wright & Chairlady Arlene Pepe
🌺🌼🌸💐🌷💚😀🌈⛱⛵️🏖👒
***********
 A Message from our President Susan Beekman is always in our Newsletters!  Go to Members Only - Newsletters, etc.

 Meeting, Registration & Newsletters-click here

********

So proud to be part of THE MORRIS COUNTY RETIREES EDUCATION ASSOCIATION PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATION, INC.

A VERY SUCCESSFUL FUNDRAISER - 2022 TRICKY TRAY! SEE THE "PHOTO GALLERY" TAB FOR PHOTOS AND INFORMATION.

Cheryl Doltz

**********

PILLOWS FOR PATRIOTS - see you in the fall!
MCREAP FUNDRAISING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS
Keep visiting... www.morriscountyrea.org for more fundraising events to benefit scholarships for future student Morris County educators. 🧑🏻‍🏫 👨🏽‍🏫 👩🏻‍🏫

**********

GO TO the "Members Only - MEETINGS, REGISTRATION..." tab for more info! You can also check our NEWSLETTERS!  THEY ARE HERE!

 Meeting, Registration & Newsletters-click here

**********

Keep looking for Kay's new trips!

**********

LUNCH BUNCH
Eighteen of our members met for a wonderful lunch in Mine Hill at CindersWood Fire Grill. It was so nice getting together again! See our photos on the "PHOTOS GALLERY" tab.
Upcoming Lunch plans: See you in the Fall!
If you are interested in joining this wonderful group, please contact me at efgoldie@ optonline.net or 973-625-2453 Happy Summer!
"Photo Gallery" for more photos (See "Events" tab for details)
Contact Elaine Goldfisher for Reservations and Information.  Elaine Goldfisher at 973-625-2453 or efgoldie@optonline.net
Thank you,  Elaine
**********
 Contacts-click here
Meeting, Registration & Newsletters-click here
MCREA & NJREA NEWSLETTERS ARE HERE!
(You can also see Newsletters that are archived)

*****

GO TO THE "Members Only HAPPENING NOW" TAB FOR ALL MONTHLY LEGISLATIVE UPDATES  
SEE OUR MEMBERS IN ACTION ON "Happening Now" tab

Happening Now-click here

New Post from NEA

*********

Look for more fundraising for scholarships! 

Join the group...Morris County Retirees Education Association Philanthropic Fund on Facebook!

**********

TRIPS WITH  KAY - SEE THE LINKS BELOW

Please contact Kay directly as some trips may have been filled...

**********

ALL NEWSLETTERS ARE HERE! Go to the tab under "MEMBERS ONLY-Meetings, Registrations & NEWSLETTERS".(
ID & Password needed to log in)

**********

HEALTH INSURANCE UPDATES FOR OUR RETIREES  -GO TO THE "HEALTH BENEFITS" TAB
******************************
Morris County Retirees Education Association - "Members Only" links are on this page, or go to the tabs UNDER Members only >

***IF USING A TABLET OR CELL PHONE, TO VIEW, KEEP SCROLLING DOWN FOR UPDATES WITH INFO WHICH INCLUDES LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION 

(More from your MCREA President & Legislative info from Tim - keep scrolling down and across for new updates)
************
GO TO "HAPPENING NOW" tab for details 

*********

Under the "Officers & Committees" tab see updated info from MCREA President, Susan Beekman

**********

HEALTH INSURANCE UPDATES FOR OUR RETIREES 
GO TO "HEALTH BENEFITS" TAB
******************
 Contacts-click here
Meeting, Registration & Newsletters-click here
Happening Now-click here

**********

  KATHY WOOD, MEMBERSHIP CHAIR!

MEMBERS, PLEASE CONTACT KATHY WOOD WITH ANY ADDRESS CHANGES AT woodkathy63@gmail.com
All newly retired eligible MCCEA members have been mailed applications to join MCREA, NJREA, and NEA. We will be reaching out to additional retirees as names come in. Retirees will also be contacted by NJREA in August. If you know of any recent retirees, please remind them of the importance of continuing to support educators, and protect our pensions and benefits. Please reply to the email received to contact Susan Beekman, Joanne Belmonte, or Kathy Wood (Membership Chair) for additional applications and information. woodkathy63@gmail.co
***Annual billing statements will be going out in MAY, so be on the lookout for them, and please pay as soon as it arrives so as to not jeopardize your membership status. And remember you can always sign up for a LIFETIME membership and pay in 5 easy installments! There is so much going on with our pension, health benefits, and fun travel 0pportunities. You do not want to miss out!

**********

  If you get and e-mail from the person below to update your info for the MCREA 2022 NEW DIRECTORY DO NOT OPEN ANY LINKS-IT IS A SCAM!

If you have any questions, please contact your MCREA President, SUSAN BEEKMAN.

HERE IS HIS INFO - DELETE AND DO NOT OPEN.

From: Jared C Thiel <jarredcthiel@gmail.com>
To:
Sent: Mon, Apr 11, 2022 7:39 pm
Subject: MCREA 2022 NEW DIRECTORY
*********

 

Look for more scholarship fundraising opportunities!

Join the group...Morris County Retirees Education Association Philanthropic Fund on Facebook!

**********

TRIPS WITH KAY LASKOSKI

Please contact Kay as some trips may have filled

______

JUNE 14, 2022

PHILADELPHIA FLOWER SHOW - (Contact Kay for details)

Contact KAY LASKOSKI for details such as price, venue, and forms - klaskoski37@gmail.com

**********

FREE HOME COVID TESTS - CLICK LINK

1/3/22 At Home Covid-19 Test Distribution | Easton CT

Here is the link to the 4 free COVID test kits authorized by President Biden this week. It is very easy to simply fill in your name, address, etc, and each household will get 4 free test kits.

https://special.usps.com/testkits?s=09

**********

Working After Retirement changes - Teachers and other Professionals

Advice and Inspiration from a Retiring Teacher – Robert Ward&#39;s &quot;Rewarding Education&quot; Blog for Teachers and Parents

Hello everyone:    Governor Murphy has signed legislation that allows certain retirees to return to full-time employment for a limited period while continuing to collect their pension.  Please see the attached Research Advisory for more information. 
If you have any questions, please reach out to the P&B staff member assigned to your zone.

Advisory_Return to Employment of Teachers and other Professionals Final

**********

Click "read more" below for specific details & information including virtual MCREA General Meetings! (Hover over the photo to stop the movement.  Click the arrows or dots below the post or slide to move forward.) Be a part of it! We need to spread the word to our members! Let's go MCREA! 🌺🌼🌸💐🌷💚😀🌈⛱⛵️🏖👒👩🏻‍🔧🧿

***CHECK WITH KAY FOR SOLD OUT TRIPS, CANCELLATIONS, OR POSTPONEMENTS.  SEE KAY'S TRIPS BELOW. KEEP CHECKING HOME PAGE FOR CHANGES IN MCREA EVENTS DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS.***
(Comments can go on the last page-"Contact")

SO MANY EVENTS, TRIPS, SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISERS & SO MUCH MORE TO COME!!     WE ARE RETIRED, BUT STILL ACTIVE IN MCREA!

Scroll down to see full slide!

Go to PHOTO GALLERY TO SEE WHAT WE WERE UP TO! CAREFUL, OUR VOLUNTEER WORK HAS LOT'S OF FUN & LAUGHTER IN ALL EVENTS!