Kings County Branch

Branch Executive

President/Director: Mildred Urquhart

1st Vice-President: Gail Brown

2nd Vice-President: Michael Maxwell

Secretary: Anna Throop

Treasurer: Debra Parrott

Past President/Director: Rona Howald


Reflections Correspondents:
Cynthia Logan & Carol Wilson

Hampton/Kingston Director: Cynthia Logan

Greater Sussex Director: TBA

Belleisle/Norton Director: TBA

Rothesay/Quispamsis Director: TBA

Branch email:


Next Branch Election: Spring 2022

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2021 Scholarships – Kings Branch

2021 Scholarship Recipients from Kings County . . .

KV Walkers Group

KV Walkers, a volunteer-led walking group, provides an opportunity to explore local walking trails and meet fellow walkers while reaping the many health benefits of walking.
The group has been . . .

No Faster Than a Walk

No Faster than a Walk: The Covered Bridges of New Brunswickby Stephen Gillis and John GillisGoose Lane Editions (January 1988) Stephen Gillis is a retired elementary school teacher living in Quispamsis, N.B. and is a member of the NBSRT and KCRTA.  His brother John is...

Kings County Cash

Kings Branch (KCRTA) held a recent draw for $50 gift cards.  Find out who the FIVE winners were, and about the COVID-legal delivery method to a couple of them. The executive of the King’s County Retired Teachers’ Association mailed Christmas cards with an enclosed...

Contact Update Winners

KCRTA members were asked to update their contact info, and those who responded by phone or email were entered into a draw for $50 gift cards.    The update period has ended.   The KCRTA is pleased to announce the winners of $50 gift cards in response to the recent...

Kings Branch Give-away

KCRTA Members:We trust that everyone received their Christmas card and the enclosed message from the KCRTA executive.  Hopefully, you are keeping safe and coping well during these pandemic times. $50 Gift Certificate DrawsPlease remember to confirm and / or update...

KCRTA’s Christmas Connection

The KCRTA executive has embarked on a member “Christmas Connection” project, organized by Rona Howald. The executive members met Rona in the lower parking part of the KV Library on November 25 to pick up our envelope kits from the back of her vehicle. We all kept safe...

ZOOM Has Taken Off At KCRTA

KCRTA’s Executive has had great success with online video conferencing using NBSRT's ZOOM licence.On November 4, 2020, we had an informal “test session” in preparation for a formal executive meeting on November 5, 2020.  On November 23, 2020, the executive used the...

Sunrise In Kandahar

Do you know Carol Knepper? She is a retired teacher who lives in Quispamsis, NB, and who is a member of the King’s County Retired Teachers’ Association, the local branch of the NBSRT. Since she retired in 2003, Carol has busied herself with writing both prose and...

Early Schools of Kings County

DID YOU KNOW …. that in 1985 The King’s County Retired Teachers Association (KCRTA) published a book entitled Early Schools of King’s County which was printed in Sussex, NB at Royal Printing Ltd? It was made possible through a generous grant from New Horizons and...