Retired Teachers Connect

The 2016-2017 season inaugural meeting will take place at Rooster’s at noon on September 28, 2016.  We invite all retired school personnel, from any state or territory to our open meetings for fun and comradery.  Please email Juli Perkins if you have questions.
 All meetings begin at noon.

September 28   Rooster's  KDH
October 26   Coastal Provisions  Southern Shores
December 7   Black Pelican  KH
January 25   Michelle's  (Seascape Golf Course, parking in back)
February 22 BK Shuckers KH March 22   Rooster's  KDH
April 26    Diamond Shoals   Buxton
May 24  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 - Sandy Anderson
Membership - Margaret Hartman
Publicity – Bill & Sylvia Wadsworth
Legislative - Cathy Overstreet
Fund Raising - Bunny Samuels and Carol Sparks
Scrapbook - Carol Sparks
Community Participation Chairperson - Lynda Wood

  • President of the NCRSP District -- Linda Shotwell

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

  • Nominating Committee
  • Legislative Committee
  • Membership Committee

Community Service Leaders -
Members reported over 2400 volunteer hours during 2008!
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 2015-2016 school year

  • Outer Banks Entrepreneurs, Dairy Queen, Plaza Azteca, Food Dudes, Devil GrillSea Isle Gifts, Cafe Lachine, Black Pelican, Brenda PitonyakPizzeria, The Cottage Shop, Kitty Hawk Kites, Dare Devil’s Pizza, Jersey Mike’s Subs, Duck Donuts, Sooey’s BBQ, Asia Fusion Kitchen, Miller”s Seafood & Steakhouse, Port O’ Call Restaurant, Pigman’s  BBQ, Kill Devil's Frozen Custard, Barefoot Bernies Tropical Bar & Grille, Try My Nuts, Pizza Stop, BK Shucker’s, Rundown Café, Sugar Creek, Linda Foster, Joan Phifer,  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