Our “super intellectual trivia team!” We had a great time.

Our next meeting:

Spring is Sprung!!!

Our next meeting is March 28th at the Senior Citizen Center at 4:00 pm.  Please plan to attend and encourage your fellow retirees to attend.

Great News!!!

We have a new treasurer.  Lois Robertson has graciously accepted the position.  Thank you Lois!!!


Jenkins County Retired Educators

Come join us!!!

Watch this space!

We are growing and would love to have you join us.  The Georgia Retired Educators Association represents all teachers and other state employees who are receiving benefits from the TRS.  Georgia is one of the only states which pays a Cost-of-living adjustment twice a year. 

Jenkins County Retired Educators Meeting Schedule 2023-2024

Date Time/Location/ Hostesses/Program

March 23 4:00 pm- Jenkins County Senior Center- Diane Wade, Jackie Burke – Organizational

April 20 4:00 pm- Jenkins County Senior Center- Annette Cobb, Jacinda Ford- Activity Planning

May 30 11:30 am- Café on Cotton- Janice Pennington, Judy Taylor, Evelyn Young- Luncheon Honoring Retirees

Sept. 28 4:00 pm at the Senior Citizens Center- Joyce Hodges-Hite, Sandra Black -Snackfood Potluck- please bring your favorite snackfood to share.

Nov. 16 11:00 am- JCHS Lois Robertson, Annette Cobb- Lunch with JCHS

Jan. 25 4:00 pm- Jenkins County School Media Center- Veronica Cowart, Marilyn Knight

March 28 4:00 pm- Senior Citizens Center- Mary Andrew, Art Johnson

April 25 4:00 pm Senior Citizens Center- Jackie Burke, Diane Wade – Planning for retiring teacher luncheon


1. To provide opportunities for support and fellowship with friends and fellow retired educators

2. To provide an organized framework through which retired educators may continue a life of service to fellow retirees, active colleagues, students and their communities.

3. To provide a means of responding to community needs by encouraging retired educators to contribute their talents, experiences and expertise to the decision making processes in their communities.

4. To provide a means to familiarize retired as well as active educators of the benefits of membership in the local REA’s unit and the Georgia REA.

JCREA Happenings

Contact: wayne@buttermilktrails.com