2022 Retired Conference


DoubleTree Annapolis
210 Holiday Ct.
Annapolis, MD 21401


Join members of MSEA–Retired for an evening of friendship and skill-building around issues that matter to retirees. Get updates about MSEA’s work in the General Assembly and racial and social justice, an update on the pension system and discover great ways to continue as a public education advocate.

Workshops include:  

Brain Health across Your Life Span

While there is no one strategy for keeping your mind sharp and your brain healthy, science points to a combination of social factors and healthy habits which can help build, preserve, and protect brain function. Join us as we discuss how you can help your brain span match your lifespan.

Living Wills and Estate Planning

By providing clear guidance and directives that reflect your decisions for end-of-life care, a living will avoids uncertainty and conflict for your loved ones and limits the emotional burden on those closest to you at the time of your death.

Preventing Identity Theft and Scams

Identity theft and a myriad of scams continue to be on the rise and pose a significant risk to your financial health. Increasing your awareness and taking concrete steps (what to do and what to avoid) can help you avoid falling victim.   

Staying Healthy and Active in Retirement

This healthy aging seminar, brought to you by CareFirst, focuses on things you can do to keep your mind and body as healthy as possible as you age to increase the opportunity for a long, fulfilling, healthy and happy life. Participants will walk away with key information to help them take action to improve their quality of life.

Understanding Healthcare and Prescription Plans in Retirement

It can be challenging to navigate healthcare choices in retirement. Join this session for an overview of Medicare and the group Medicare market in Maryland, and what to be aware of regarding your local benefits. Labor First is the only nationwide Medicare Benefit Manager that solely serves union retiree.

Understanding Reverse Mortgages

Although not new, there is still a lot to understand about reverse mortgages, including how do they work, who is eligible, the pros and cons, what happens when you can no longer live in your home, how it impacts your heirs, the fees and costs, and more. 

Understanding Social Security and Maryland State Retirement

Planning for financial security before and during retirement is a smart move. Understanding all of the moving parts helps you make the best decisions and financial plans possible. In this session, financial experts will share information about social security and Maryland State Retirement.