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.

No-Host Breakfast
9:30 a.m. - September 14
Radio Room
1101 NE Alberta St., Portland

    RSVP to:  Marleen Wallingford, marleenwong@comcast.net or

Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge
11 a.m. - September 20
RSVP to:  Ray Johnson, rayugene@att.net or 503-887-0467

Region I
Not-Back-To-School Picnic
11 a.m.-3 p.m. - September 5  
Cook Park
 RSVP to:  Eileen Wende, ewende72@gmail.com or 503-287-1954

Fall Conference
Program and Wine Tasting
9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. - September 25
RSVP to:  Nancy Lewis, nancyjolewis@gmail.com or 503-639-7050

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.