International Women’s Day!

Sunday March 8th marks International Women’s Day! There are numerous events happening around Atlantic Canada over the next week that our members can attend! Office to Advance Women Apprentices in each area have partnered with different organizations to host events celebrating women while also helping women in their areas.

Here is a complete list and links to events happening in each area;

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR


Tampon Tuesday
Date: Tuesday March 10
Location: 89 McNamara Drive, Paradise
Drop off unopened box of feminine hygiene products at our office or see link below to attend event.
LINK: https://www.facebook.com/events/528846174533988/

NEW BRUNSWICK

Office to Advance Women Apprentices – New Brunswick
Celebrate International Women’s Day with OAWA and New Boots
Date: Sunday March 8
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: 300 Grandview Ave, Saint John
RSVP to rcurnew@womenapprentices.ca
LINK: https://www.facebook.com/events/2496430620597954/

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

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Tradeswomen Meet and Greet
Date: Saturday March 7
Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: 159 John Yeo Drive, Charlottetown
RSVP to cmcneill@womenapprentices.ca

NOVA SCOTIA 

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International Women’s Day Breakfast followed by Mainland Building Trades Job Fair
Date: Saturday March 7
Time: 9:00 am
Breakfast Location: Lakeside Family Restaurant, 1594 St Margaret’s Bay Rd, Lakeside NS
Job Fair Location: 24 Lakeside Park Drive, Lakeside NS
RSVP to mdriscolll@womenapprentices.ca

LOCAL 1178 NOTICE OF MEETING CHANGE

Dear:

The Executive of Local 1178 would like to invite you to the Lobster Boil that will take place after the monthly meeting on June 22, 2019.  Please RSVP to the union office (902)752-3176 or by email: shenley@acrc.ca no later than Monday, June 17, 2019 if you will be attending.

The above meeting will be the last meeting for the summer, the monthly meetings for July and August will be cancelled so everyone can enjoy the summer. Meetings will begin again the fourth (4th) Saturday in September.

Hope to see everyone at this meeting.

Fraternally,

Jeff Richardson
President Millwrights Local 1178