District's Retirement Dinner

The district's retirement dinner for the 2013-14 retirees will be held on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at the Route 66 Hotel and Conference Center. The Social Hour will begin at 5:00 p.m. with dinner following at 5:45 p.m. The cost for dinner is $18.00 and may be purchased through Erin Sturgis at 525-3006. Please call or email Erin (esturgis) by May 12, 2014, to RSVP for the retirement dinner.

Retirements 2014

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NameDateInvitation
Kathy Crum, Director Teaching & Learning
Mary Jo Bangert, Coordinator Literacy / Social Studies

Please help Kathy & Mary Jo celebrate their retirement on Friday, May 16, 2014, at 1900 West Monroe in the Board Room. The reception will be held from 3:00-5:00 pm. Refreshments will be served!
May 16, 2014
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Lisa Kamp, Occupational Therapist
Please help Lisa Kamp, Occupational Therapist, celebrate her retirement on Friday, June 6, 2014, at Student Support Offices - 3rd Floor (900 West Edwards) in the lounge. The reception will be held from 1:00-3:00 pm. Refreshments will be served!
Jun. 6, 2014
Mary Medley, Assistant Principal & Ellen Underwood, Cafeteria Manager at Dubois
Please help them celebrate their retirement on Thursday, May 15th, 2014, at Dublin Pub-1975 West Wabash. The celebration will be held from 4:00-6:00 pm. A pony shoe bar, soft drink, and a gift will be purchased for $25.00 per person. Please contact Darci Howard at Dubois: dhoward@sps186.org
May 15, 2014
marys retirement
Marsha Adams, Teaching Assistant; Ellen Lindley, Teacher; Carole Venturini, Teaching Assistant; Connie Builta, Social Worker; Lisa Kamp, Occupational Therapist at Early Learning Center
Please help Early Learning Center staff celebrate the retirement of these five ladies at the Springfield Motor Boat Club on Thursday, May 29th at a reception between 4:30 - 7:00pm. Hot and cold appetizer buffet and a gift for each honoree for only $20.00 per person. Contact Deb Pierson, debpiers@sps186.org
May 29, 2014
ELC
Marsha Jett and DeAnn Hardin; Ridgely
Please help Marsha and DeAnn celebrate their retirement on Monday, June 2, 2014 beginning at 4:00 p.m. at Long Bridge Golf Course located at 1105 W. Camp Sangamo Road. Hors d'oeuvres, cake and punch will be served.
Jun. 2, 2014
hardin
Beth Sturm, Matheny
Please join us on June 5 to wish Beth Sturm best wishes on her Retirement. Boones Saloon; 3:30 p.m - ? ? ?
Jun. 5, 2014
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Les Boston; Lanphier, Jan DeLong; Grant, Bob Marcy; Iles: Fine Arts Department
Join us in celebrating District 186 Fine Arts Department retirees at a reception on May 28; 4-6 at the Gilmore Home, 2000 Providence Lane.
May 28, 2014
retirement
Mary Baskett, LPN/Health Clerk, Health Services (Matheny-Withrow, Washington)
Please join us May 29 in celebrating Mary's retirement from #186 Schools, from a 1:1 LPN to, in recent years, the nurse at WMS and Matheny.
Fire & Ale in Sherman, 4:30. Confirm with e-mail to njhawley. See flyer.
May 29, 2014
final retirement Mary
Mary Baskett, Matheny-Withrow
Please join us as we offer nurse Mary best wishes on her retirement. May 22 at 3:30 at Matheny-Withow. We will have a cake and punch reception to celebrate!
May 22, 2014
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Kathy Lamsargis, Title I Reading, Michelle McGrath; Feitshans
Please join Feitshans Elementary as we celebrate the retirement of Kathy Lamsargis and Michelle McGrath. We are having a cake, punch, and chocolate fountain reception in the school's library at 2:30 on 6/4
Jun. 4, 2014
Ralph Harris, Director of Safety and Security
Ms. Jan Delong, Mrs. Stephanie Stroub; Grant Middle School
Please join us in celebrating the retirement of Jan Delong and Stephanie Stroub on Thursday, May 29th. Social hour will begin at 4p at the Bocce Ball courts at Obed and Issac's with dinner following at 6:30p. We will simply order from the menu, so there is no money due upfront. Please let Stephanie Snyder (ssnyder) know if you will be attending dinner.
May 29, 2014
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Mary Finigan, Pam King, Craig Kniffin, Elaine Kuhn, Kathy O'Brien; SHS
Come and help us celebrate on June 5th at the Anchor Boat Club. 5:30 is meet and great and 6 pm is dinner. $20 per person for dinner is due on May 23.
Jun. 5, 2014
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Janet Barkmeier, English Department; SHS
David Gibson; Ball Charter
David taught at Ball Charter 2012-2013 and was also a special education resource teacher at Graham and a reading specialist at the juvenile center. He spontaneously retired in August 2013.
Sandy Danner; ELC
Please help Early Learning Center staff celebrate the retirement of these six ladies at the Springfield Motor Boat Club on Thursday, May 29th at a reception between 4:30 - 7:00pm. Hot and cold appetizer buffet and a gift for each honoree for only $20.00 per person. Contact Deb Pierson, debpiers@sps186.org
May 29, 2014
Danner Retirement
Carolyn Laymon, Secretary; McClernand School
Carolyn Laymon's retirement party is going to be at Boone's on Thursday, June 5th, 4 PM. There will be a cake provided.
Jun. 5, 2014
Terri Gifford, Franklin Middle School
On behalf of Franklin Middle School, we would like to congratulate Terri Gifford on her retirement from District #186. Terri has been a dedicated Physical Education and Health teacher for 30 years and we wish her a wonderful future. In honor of her retirement, a celebration/open house will be ~
June 11, 2014, at Boone's Saloon 301 W. Edwards St, Springfield, IL 62704 (217) 679-3752 from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Cash bar and menu will be open to guests. Dessert will be provided by the Franklin Middle School faculty. Please forward this on to any friends/former students and teachers that would like to attend and honor Terri at this special time. If you have any questions, please call Darleen at 217-525-3164 (FMS office) and she can help you!
Jun. 11, 2014
Pat Huff, Special Education Elementary Curriculum Specialist, Case Manager
Karen Thompson, Instructional Technology Facilitator
Please help us celebrate Karen’s retirement on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 3031 Stanton Ave. in the PD Room. (Auxiliary Building)
The reception will be held from 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Refreshments will be served!
Jul. 22, 2014
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