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CWU Retirement Association

The CWU Retirement Association (CWURA) is a vibrant group of individuals who enjoy the opportunity to explore more leisurely pursuits, while continuing to participate in the CWU community. The CWURA provides many ways of doing so, including informal gatherings, educational and pleasurable excursions, lectures, and informational programs for retirees.

Membership

The purpose of the CWURA is to provide continuing social, emotional, and intellectual engagement while maintaining treasured relationships with friends and former colleagues. You can retain important ties with the university, and support the university’s continuing efforts to provide service to students and society. While learning about key issues that are often encountered by retirees—including retirement and financial and estate planning.

Annual    $20/year  |  Lifetime  $200

Choose the membership level that best suits you, then fill out the form below. 

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Annual dues for 2019/2020 are payable from July 1 through June 30 and are valid for one year. If you prefer, you may pay by check via the below address.

CWURA
CWU Foundation
400 East University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7508


Upcoming Events

 

Jazz Nutcracker Social and Performance - Friday, December 13

The CWURA invites you to a special holiday social hour for retirees at 5:30 p.m. before the CWU Music Department’s 7:00 p.m. performance of the Jazz Nutcracker.  A special welcome will be presented by Chris Bruya, Director of the CWU Jazz program.  Tickets for the performance available at Wildcat Tickets and at the door in the Jerilyn S. McIntyre Music Building. For more information and to RSVP to social, contact Catherine Scarlett at 509-963-3083 or catherine.scarlett@cwu.edu

 

 

Introduction of the 2019/2020 CWURA Board of Directors

Marilyn Mason and Jim Huckabay Co-Presidents
Mary Bottcher Secretary
Susan Browne Treasurer      
John Ebenal Retired Staff
Dave Darda Active Faculty
Velma Henry Active Staff
Karen Martinis Retired Faculty
Karen Johnson Retired Faculty

Ongoing Events

Wildcat Walkers still going strong!  Wildcat Walkers are an Ellensburg walking group for CWU retirees and friends.  Walks are scheduled for the 1st and 3rd Mondays at the Irene Rinehart Park bridge parking lot at 10:00 a.m. during fall and winter.  For more information or to get on their mailing list, contact Virginia Mack at vmackred@gmail.com/509-899-1345.

First Friday Coffee
Retirees and friends enjoy informal gatherings each First Friday.
Please join us for each First Friday for refreshments and camaraderie at 9:30 a.m. at the Dakota Cafe on Pearl Street in Ellensburg.  Bring ideas to share about what activities you would like to see the CWURA plan for retirees.

CWURA Interest Groups.  What to form a targeted interest group for retirees?  Contact the CWURA about forming a group, arranging for email notices and meeting spaces on campus.

CWURA 2018/19 Membership Campaign Underway.  Now is the time to sign up for membership in the CWURA for the upcoming year.  Your dues are important to help us with the costs of events and programs.  Join now online or send your dues to the CWURA at the CWU Foundation, 400 E. University Way, Ellensburg, WA  98926-7508.

 


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