Come Meet Us

2024 TEA General Meetings

  • When:  2nd Saturday monthly
  • Time:  8:30 am Coffee & Fresh Donuts, 9:00 to 11:00 am Program
  • Where:  Banquet Hall, 5300 Baumhart Road, Lorain, OH  (MAP) – Subject to change.  Check the listing on the calendar to confirm.
  • Join our email list to get notification of monthly meetings:  CLICK HERE
  • See Upcoming Events listed in column to the right.  You’ll find the details of the upcoming meetings;  guest speakers, topics, projects.
  • Admission is free for students up through college and annual (dues-paid) members.  $5 for all others.
  • Annual membership dues:  Individual – $25, Family – $40  (Included: free admission to Jan through Nov. monthly meetings, coffee & refreshments, voting, straw poll participation, opportunity to be on TEA Leader committee )

TEA Steering Meetings 

  • TEA has a Steering Committee that makes plans for the organization.
  • When:  Meetings are held monthly on various dates.
  • Officers are elected in January/February of the odd-numbered years.  Term length:  2 years
  • Officers:  Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer
  • There is a chairman for each of the standing committees:  Membership, Marketing, Meetings.  Committee chairmen are appointed by the elected officers and are voting members of the Steering Committee.
  • Adhoc Committees:  Fundraising, Fair Booth, Screening (of candidates for elected office)
  • Contact for more information.

Special Events

  • TEA plans and hosts special events from time to time.  See the Events tab for upcoming special events.
  • We encourage our members and the public at large to attend events held by other organizations as well.

Public Meetings

  • We encourage all our members and the public at large to attend their local government meetings. These would be meetings of city councils, township trustees, school boards, zoning commissions, planning commissions, and others.
  • We encourage our members and the public at large to attend the Lorain County Commissioner meetings.  When:  Every other Tuesday at 5 p.m. and Friday of same week at 9:30 a.m., Where:  County Administration Building, 4th Floor Conference Room, 226 Middle Avenue, Elyria, Ohio.  Link to meetings page.