Retired Teachers Connect

The 2017-2018 season inaugural meeting will take place at Rooster’s at noon on September 27, 2017.  We invite all retired school personnel, from any state or territory to our open meetings for fun and camaraderie.  Please email Lynn Blackburn @ or call (252) 261-6514
 if you have questions.
 All meetings begin at noon.

September 27   Rooster's  KDH   Canceled
October 25   Mulligan's,  NH
December 6   Black Pelican  KH
January 24   Plaza Azteca, KDH
February 28 BK Shuckers KH March 21   Sandtrap, Seascape KH
April 25    Diamond Shoals   Buxton
May 23  Baum Center  KDH

The Dare County Unit of Retired School Personnel meets throughout the school year to:

> serve as a local unit of the North Carolina Retired School Personnel of the North Carolina Association of Educators;

> help retired school personnel maintain identity with the teaching profession and further the cause of education;

> help advance the interests and welfare of the retirees in the state and local community;

> foster good fellowship among retired school personnel through social and educational networking;

> cooperate with the North Carolina retired school personnel;

> cooperate with the National R.T.A. by promoting membership, legislation, national projects, and programs of the National Association;

> serve as community service leaders in schools, neighborhoods, and the community-at-large;  and

> promote lifelong learning and personal wellness.

Membership: All retired school personnel from any state or federally–sponsored school are welcome to join The Dare County Unit of Retired School Personnel.

Membership includes:

    • NEA-Retired Membership and benefit
    • NCRSP Membership and benefits – NCAE, NCRSP
    • Dare County Schools Boss Card benefits

Officers and Executive Board:

President - Juli Perkins
Vice President - Carol Sparks
Secretary - Bill Wadsworth
Treasurer- Lynn Blackburn
Necrology - Lynn Blackburn
Membership - Lynn Blackburn
Publicity – Bill & Sylvia Wadsworth
Elections Chair - Mary Blythe
Legislative - Connie Outten
Fund Raising - Bunny Samuels and Carol Sparks
Scrapbook - Carol Sparks
Community Participation Chairperson - Linda  Foster

  • NCRSP District 7A Director, Doris Cooper

Other Standing Committees [additional committees set up when necessary]:

  • Nominating Committee
  • Legislative Committee
  • Membership Committee

Community Service Leaders -
Members reported 28,754 volunteer hours during 2016-17!
We are active community service volunteers who ...
Participate in many school, neighborhood, and community-at-large activities--educational, governmental, neighborhood, civic organizations, healthcare, child care, recreational, church and mission work, mentoring, etc.;

  • Fund Raise for the NCAE Scholarship for perspective teachers, as well as other community scholarship initiatives;
  • Support The Dare Education Foundation
  • Collect nonperishable food items for the Dare County Food Pantry
  • Strive to remain current on relevant community social and political concerns

Local Business Supporters: A raffle is held during each meeting to support the Scholarship Fund. Gifts are provided through the generosity of area businesses.

The NCRSP of Dare County sincerely appreciates the past and present donations of merchandise & gifts certificates from these fine businesses, merchants, and artisans:

Thanks to the following for supporting RSP's scholarship program in the 2016-2017 school year

  • Roosters, New China Buffet, Port O’ Call, Darrell’s 2, Cottage Shop, Miller’s, American Pie, Waveriders Coffee & Deli, Plaza Azteca, Food Dudes, Kill Devil Grill, Sea Isle Gifts, Cafe Lachine, Black Pelican, Brenda Pitonyak, Pizzeria, The Cottage Shop, Kitty Hawk Kites, Dare Devil’s Pizza, Jersey Mike’s Subs, Sooey’s BBQ, Miller”s Seafood & Steakhouse, Pigman’s  BBQ, Kill Devil's Frozen Custard, Barefoot Bernie's Tropical Bar & Grille, Try My Nuts, Pizza Stop, BK Shucker’s, Rundown Café, Sugar Creek, Linda Foster, Outer Banks Brewing Station, The Dunes, and Lynn Blackburn.



Dare County NCRSP Awards Scholarships
wraps up year with final meeting
Dare County NCRSP Awards Scholarships
wraps up year with final meeting