The MIT Retirees AssociationA day trip to the Heritage Museum and Gardens in Cape Cod. Tours were given of the gardens and the automobile gallery pictured here.

The MIT Retirees AssociationChannel 7 reporter and author Hank Phillippi Ryan joined the Retirees Association for our Spring Luncheon on May 15th.

The MIT Retirees AssociationTaken aboard the "Bay View Lady" during a tour of Portland's harbor, a wonderful day trip enjoyed by all.

Association of MIT Retirees
T: 617-253-7910

Mailing address
77 Massachusetts Avenue
MIT Room E19-711
Cambridge, MA 02139

Events, trips, activities, and workshops


Boston's Franklin Park Zoo
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

We welcome you and the young ones in your life to Boston's Franklin Park Zoo for a day of fun and adventure! The trip features a talk by Dr. Eric Baitchman, Vice President of Animal Health and Conservation at Zoo New England, guided tours of indoor and outdoor exhibits, and a buffet picnic lunch with burgers, veggie burgers, hot dogs, bratwurst, baked beans, corn on the cob, cornbread, potato salad, coleslaw, chips, cookies, ice cream cups, and beverages!

Bring the whole family and enjoy exploring the Giraffe Savannah, the Aussie Aviary, and more! Children's Activities include a petting zoo, carousel, turbo tub rides, Agent of Discovery quests, and a one-of-a-kind playground.

If you intend to invite a minor along on the trip to the zoo, please note that they will need their parents to sign a permission slip/liability waiver before they will be able to join us on the trip. Contact our office for more information or for registration, either by phone (617-253-7910) or by email at


Spring Luncheon at Endicott House
Friday, May 4, 2018
80 Haven St.
Dedham, MA 02026

Featured speaker: Sarah Gallop, Co-Director, Office of Government and Community Relations presented "MIT and the Kendall Innovation Ecosystem".

Seminars and workshops

The Future of Libraries, Books, and Electronic Resources
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
MIT Student Center (Bldg. W20), Room 491

Featured Speaker: Chris Bourg, Director of MIT Libraries

Memoir writing series (ongoing)
Everyone has a story to tell

Next class: Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
400 Main Street, Bldg. E19-709

Take a look at pictures from our 100th class celebration!

Let us know if you are interested in the memoir writing series.
Please call 617-253-7914 or email

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