2018 Sisters in the Brotherhood Conference

Dear Sisters,

Please be advised there will be a 2018 Sisters in the Brotherhood Conference at the International Training Centre Las Vegas from August 26-29, 2018. The Atlantic Canada Regional Council has been allocated 25 spots for our members to attend.

In order to qualify for this conference you must write a brief letter as to why you should be chosen to attend the conference. In addition to qualify you must be in good standing with the Union . Please forward your applications to by June 18 2018.

The successful applicants will be notified by June 21 2018.

Thank you for your continued interest and support for the Sisters in the Brotherhood.

Fraternally Yours,
Debra Romero

Mainland Building Trades Scholarship Draw

Mainland Building Trades is hosting their 15th annual scholarship draw! The draw date will be Wednesday, June 20th. There are twelve $500 dollar scholarships available to individuals that are attending a post-secondary educational institution.

Please send your applications to 

For more information Click Here

Scholarship Application Click Here

Day of Mourning

April 28th is the National Day of Mourning. We pay our respect to the men and women who have been injured or killed in work related incidents.

For more information: Click Here

Ceremony Locations and Times:

New Brunswick Locations: Click Here

Newfoundland Locations: Click Here

Nova Scotia Locations: Click Here

P.E.I. Locations: Click Here

Other Locations Around Canada: Click Here


INFO SESSIONS – Mainland Nova Scotia Carpenters Collective Agreement

This notice is to inform the membership of Local 83 that there will be information sessions across Mainland Nova Scotia to discuss the Carpenters Local 83 Collective Agreement. These are
important information sessions, so please make every effort to attend.

Information Sessions


Date: Wed. April 4, 2018

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Rodd Grand Yarmouth, 417 Main Street


Date: Tues. April 10, 2018

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Union Hall, 1000 Sackville Drive


Date: Wed. April 11, 2018

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Union Hall, 139 Beaufort Street

1. Stellarton meeting will be followed by monthly meeting
2. There will be another meeting for members who could not make the Yarmouth session
Digby/Yarmouth – April 12th – 6pm (Coastal Inn Digby, 111 Warwick Street)

During these information sessions, membership will have the ability to express their thoughts towards creating the “newest” collective agreement.

Scott Keeping
ACRC Regional Manager, Local 83