What We Do

PAT-Retired members...
  • hold one meeting every other month during the school year that includes guest speakers, business, a book exchange, social time and lunch;
  • participate once a month in organized social outings and activities;
  • attend every-other-month breakfasts around the Portland metro area.
  • volunteer to support schools, students,   teachers, and education generally, in myriad ways;
  • attend organization meetings and events at    the state level;
  • support work of the OEA Foundation and       OEA-Retired's Literacy Program to provide    books for students;
  • support local associations' programs and activities;
  • lobby for retiree issues at the local, state,      and national level
  • and much, much more.

Enjoying Dale Chihuly's Bridge of Glass 
at the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, WA.
Enjoying lunch on the Portland Spirit.
Complete details on Calendar page.

Visit the Oregon Jewish Museum
12:45 p.m. - November 8
RSVP to:  Marleen Wallingford, marleenwong@comcast.net
or 503-927-2766

No-Host Breakfast
9:30 a.m. - November 9
O'Connors, 7850 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland
RSVP to:  Marleen Wallingford, marleenwong@comcast.net
or 503-927-2766

General Meeting
9:30 a.m. - December 14
Edith Fuller's Book Talk
Gift Exchange
$10 for lunch
RSVP to:  Marleen Wallingford, marleenwong@comcast.net
or 503-927-2766

Region I
11:30 a.m.
Famous Dave’s, 9911 NE Cascades Parkway
Portland Airport
 RSVP to:  Eileen Wende, ewende72@gmail.com or 503-287-1954

Travel 2018
America’s Music Cities
March 18-25

Discover Panama
April 19-27

Best of Eastern Canada
September 9-16

Highlights of Morocco
October 31-November 10

For contact and more information click here.

Posing for group picture before hiking
the Great Wall in China in 2013.