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BCRTA will meet on Oct. 19 at Princeton library

PRINCETON — Harlan Ehmen, president of the Bureau County Retired Teachers’ Association (BCRTA), invites all retired teachers living in Bureau County to attend the second fall meeting of the BCRTA.

The meeting will begin with a catered luncheon prepared by Poor Boys’ Catering of Princeton for a nominal cost of $11 per person at noon on Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Princeton Public Library. Yearly dues of $10 for the local BCRTA will be collected as well.

The program for the meeting will be presented at approximately 12:30 p.m. by Illinois legislators Daniel Swanson, 74th District, and Jerry Long, 76th District.

Participants may attend either the luncheon and the program, or just the program. Spouses are always welcome and/or invite a retired colleague to attend as well.

To make reservations for the luncheon and/or the program, contact Alice Ehmen at 815-638-2387 or ehmenah@gmail.com or Connie Espel at 815-303-8982 or cespel@ivnet.com by Monday, Oct. 16.

To view news of state matters affecting retired teachers and/or to read the BCRTA fall newsletter, visit the IRTA website at www.IRTAonline.org. To view the newsletter, click on Bureau County.

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