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  • Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 05:00 PM
    BCGEU - Kamloops Area Office in Kamloops, BC, Canada

    BBQ & Music Trivia

    You are invited to BBQ dinner and Music Trivia on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

    Please come out and enjoy our beautiful patio space where we will be barbecuing beef, chicken, veggie burgers, and smokies. We will also have veggies, salads and all the fixin's! 

    We will be handing out swag, drawing for door prizes and giving out little prizes for the winners of music trivia. Plan on having a lot of fun! You can enter a team from work or mix it up with other 305 members! 

    Please ensure you note your food preference (i.e. chicken, beef, veggie burger or smokie) and any dietary restrictions in order to be accommodated. 

     

    We will be hosting our Component 3 Executive members who are in town for our component meeting. 

    We look forward to seeing you!

    In solidarity,

    Kari Bëpple

    Local 305 Chairperson

  • Sunday, June 04, 2017 at 11:00 AM
    Miracle Beach in Black Creek, BC, BC, Canada

    Area 02 North Vancouver Island Family Summer Picnic

    BCGEU North Vancouver Island (Area 02)

    Family Summer Picnic

     

     

     

     
      Text Box: Date:		Sunday, June 4, 2017

Time:		11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location:		Miracle Beach

Directions:
Miracle Beach Provincial Park is located 22 km north of Courtenay and 22 km south of Campbell River off Hwy 19A. From Hwy 19 take exit #144 (Hamm Road) to Hwy 19 (the Oceanside Route). Turn north a short distance to Miracle Beach Drive and then drive 2 km straight into the park.

     

     

     

     

     

     

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    All BCGEU Members are inviting to join fellow members and their families at beautiful Miracle Beach for hamburgers, hotdogs (including vegetarian options) and refreshments. There will be kids games.

     

    We hope you come out and join us for loads of fun for the whole family!

     

     

    This event is sponsored by your BCGEU Area 02 Cross Component Committee.

     

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  • Sunday, June 04, 2017 at 11:00 AM
    Miracle Beach in Black Creek, BC, BC, Canada

    Area 02 North Vancouver Island Family Summer Picnic

    BCGEU North Vancouver Island (Area 02)

    Family Summer Picnic

     

     

     

     
      Text Box: Date:		Sunday, June 4, 2017

Time:		11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location:		Miracle Beach

Directions:
Miracle Beach Provincial Park is located 22 km north of Courtenay and 22 km south of Campbell River off Hwy 19A. From Hwy 19 take exit #144 (Hamm Road) to Hwy 19 (the Oceanside Route). Turn north a short distance to Miracle Beach Drive and then drive 2 km straight into the park.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    All BCGEU Members are inviting to join fellow members and their families at beautiful Miracle Beach for hamburgers, hotdogs (including vegetarian options) and refreshments. There will be kids games.

     

    We hope you come out and join us for loads of fun for the whole family!

     

     

    This event is sponsored by your BCGEU Area 02 Cross Component Committee.

     

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  • Tuesday, June 06, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    4000 Seymour Place in Victoria, BC, Canada

    601 & 1201 M2M BBQ

    Please join us for a BCGEU Member-to-Member BBQ! Say hello to your Union, meet other BCGEU members from Locals 601 & 1201 and enjoy some food and refreshments with us. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10:00 AM
    Fraser Valley Trout Hatchery in Abbotsford, BC, Canada

    Learn to Fish

    Please join us for a fun day of fishing! A hot dog lunch will be provided please let us know if you would prefer a veggie dog.

  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 12:00 PM
    Front St / Maffeo Sutton Park in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    Nanaimo 2nd Annual Pride Parade

    Join the BCGEU RV for this 2nd annual parade. Last years parade was highly popular!

    The parade starts at noon on Front Street and winds through downtown to Maffeo Sutton Park where admission to the festival is free. There will be a play area, food trucks, beer garden, main-stage entertainment, vendors and more.

     

    There is no RSVP needed for this event.

    If you'd like to participate just find the RV!

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  • Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 10:00 AM
    Fraser Valley Trout Hatchery in Abbotsford, BC, Canada

    Learn to Fish

    Please join us for a fun day of fishing! A hot dog lunch will be provided please let us know if you would prefer a veggie dog.

  • Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 09:00 AM
    BCGEU North Island Area Office in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    Local 302 Enhanced Stewards' Training - June 2017

    IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR ALL STEWARDS IN LOCAL 302

     

    The Union will be provided all stewards in this Local a day of training.

    Bring your Questions! Build your Skills! Have Fun!

    ·         You deserve a day to feel appreciated for the work you do representing your co-workers as a BCGEU Steward.

    ·         Did you know that you have an entire group of people with Union experience and expertise who want to help/mentor you in your steward role?

    ·         We would you like to build more skills and knowledge to help you become an even more empowered and effective steward.

     

    DATE:                      Thursday, June 22, 2017

    TIME:                      9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Please note the office does not open until 8:30 a.m.)

    LOCATION:             BCGEU North Island Area Office

                                    106-1650 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo

                                    (Please park in designated BCGEU parking spots.)

     You will not lose any pay as we pay your wage for the day, and your lunch is covered as well as any mileage and/or hotel, meals or childcare you may incur. You are an important part of the Union and training is important to properly represent your members. We will ensure you incur no costs.

  • Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 09:00 AM
    Cumberland Recreation Institute in Cumberland, BC, Canada

    31st Miners Memorial Weekend

     

     

    Join this celebration of workers and their families and call for a renewed commitment for safe and healthy workplaces, justice and equity, and bread and roses for all!

    9:00-11:00am Pancake Breakfast
    1:00-2:30pm Graveside Vigil

     

     

    No RSVP necessary

    For more information visit www.cumberlandmuseum.ca 

     

  • Saturday, July 08, 2017 at 07:00 PM
    Royal Canadian Legion Branch 170 in Castlegar, BC, Canada

    Henny Hanegraaf's Retirement Party

    Please join us in celebrating the retirement of Staff Representative, Henny Hanegraaf. After 23 long years fighting for the rights of the membership, she retired in late February 2017. Now that she is back from some well-deserved vacation time, we want to give members an opportunity to say goodbye and let her know her efforts haven't gone unnoticed. 

    This will be a POTLUCK event at the Legion in Castlegar on Saturday, July 8, 2017.

    We ask that you RSVP below and include the dish or item you wish to bring under the "dietary restrictions/allergies" space provided.

    Please feel free to bring your partners and/or friends to this event. Attendees must be 19 years of age or older.