This is California Retired Teachers Week and the Stanislaus County chapter celebrated by passing along their volunteer hours.
Local members clocked 18,531 hours spent helping at libraries, classrooms, churches, hospitals and a host of community activities over the past year, according to chapter records.
Statewide, the association tallied 483,104 hours in one year.
Tom Ciccarelli of the Family Justice Center will address the local chapter at 11 a.m. Nov. 14 at Charity Hall, 645 Charity Way. For reservations, call (209) 524-6300.