Tim Lee, the Executive Director of the Texas Retired Teachers Association, will be the speaker for the October meeting of AREA. He will highlight current concerns of active and retired educators. Meet and Greet starts at 10:30 followed by a BBQ buffet and the program. Wear red to show support for education. Lunch is $16 and is by reservation only. Contact Sondra Long at firstname.lastname@example.org or 972 727 5372.