Billings School District 2's retiring and long-time educators along with this year's Golden Apple and Billings Education Association award winners will be honored Thursday.
A reception for 67 retiring educators is set for 4:15 to 6 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. This event is sponsored by SD2 and Altana Federal Credit Union. The reception is free and open to the public. Appetizers will be provided and a no-host bar will be available. No reservations are required.
Following the retirees' reception, the Educator Appreciation Awards Banquet begins at 6 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza. Friends, family, students, parents, and fellow educators may attend this event to honor the BEA and Golden Apple Award recipients, School District 2 retirees and 25-year employees. Tickets may be purchased at the BEA office at 510 N. 29th St. or by calling the BEA at 248-9812.
Tickets must be purchased prior to the event.