What We Do

PMAE-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.

Gathering for lunch on the Portland Spirit.


More details on Calendar page.


General Meeting

9:30 a.m., February 13

Lunch for $10 to follow

RSVP to: Susie Garrison at susie18170@gmail.com or 541-620-0387

No-Host Breakfast

9:30 a.m., January 9

Batter Up, 4625 SW Lombard Ave, Beaverton

RSVP to: Julia Simpson at juliasimpsonpdx@gmail.com or 503-655-9819


Portland Center for the Performing Arts

January 15

RSVP to: Lisa Abramovic, lisamina@gmail.com or 503-704-1416

Board Meeting

9:30 a.m., January 9


Region I Luncheon - followed by whisky tasting

11:30 a.m., January 20, Clark's Bistro & Pub,

264 E. Main Street, Hillsboro,

RSVP to: Ray Johnson at rayugene@att.net or 503-887-0467

Travel Opportunities

Alaska Discovery Land & Cruise

Norwegian Coastal Voyage

Spotlight on New York City

Treasures of Egypt

For more information click here.

OEA-Retired group ready to hike the Great Wall in China.