The first 2016 general meeting of the Greater Bridgeport Retired Teachers Association (GBRTA) has been scheduled for Thursday, April 7, at Testo’s Restaurant in Bridgeport. A new format allows more time for members and guests to socialize.

The 9:30 a.m.breakfast buffet of bagels, muffins, scrambled eggs, French toast and bacon will be followed by the 10:45 a.m.business meeting.

Payment of $18 per person should be mailed to Barbara Chuga or Kathleen Feller no later than March 31.

Originally established in 1951, the teachers association welcomes all retired teachers who receive pensions from the State of Connecticut and who reside or have taught in Greater Bridgeport: Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Milford, Monroe, Shelton, Stratford and Trumbull.

For further information, check the spring newsletter or visitwww.gbrta.org.