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  • Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 05:00 PM
    Surrey Public Library - Room 405 in Surrey, BC, Canada

    L304 DIVERSEcity Community Resources members

    TO: All Members at DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

    DATE: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 

    TIME: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

    PLACE: Surrey Public Library, 4th Floor - Room 405

    City Centre Library - 10350 University Dr


    You are invited to join your BCGEU Vice President, Andrea Duncan, Community Social Services, and local 304 chair, Tamara Peterson and Sarah Georgetti, staff representative for a general union meeting for your worksite.

    Please bring any workplace concerns or questions you may have.

    We hope you can attend this meeting, and look forward to seeing you there. 


    *Please note light refreshments will be provided*


    RSVP: Please click on the link.


    In solidarity






    Sarah Georgetti

    Staff Representative

    pc Andrea Duncan, Vice President, Community Social Services component 3

    Tamara Peterson, L304 Chair

  • 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.



  • Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 09:00 AM
    Incident Investigation in Victoria, BC , BC, Canada

    Labour Code OHS Incident Investigations



    An incident happens at your work place and you suddenly get a call to participate in an investigation. What do you do? What is the purpose of an investigation? What is required? This course will answer all these questions and provide you with the opportunity to improve you're investigative skills.



    In this course you will learn:


    •The legislative requirements for conducting accident/incident investigations


    •How to get to the contributing factors by conducting effective witness interviews and examining physical evidence


    •How to assess the evidence in order to recommend effective corrective measures



    8 hours of annual OH&S committee education, to be paid by the employer, is legally required under the Workers Compensation Act (Division 4, Section 135) and collective agreements.


  • Saturday, August 05, 2017 at 10:00 AM
    SKYFEST 2017 in Quesnel, BC, Canada

    Activist Appreciation Event - Cariboo Area

    The Cariboo Cross Component Committee invites you and your family to attend our annual Activist Appreciation Event. This years event will be held at SKYFEST in Quesnel, BC. The purpose of this event is for the BCGEU to acknowledge the time and effort it takes to be an active member for your Union!

    For further information & Start times for this event please visit

  • Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 12:00 PM

    Area 03 BCGEU Members' Barbeque

    Sunday, August 20, 2017 RAIN OR SHINE!

    TIME: 12:00 am – 3:00 pm – Grandview Room

    Trout Lake Community Centre – Located in John Hendry Park off Victoria Drive

    Check in at the Grandview Room

    3360 Victoria Drive, Vancouver BC V5N 4M4


  • Monday, September 04, 2017 at 11:00 AM
    "Kin Hut" in Ladysmith, BC, Canada

    Labour Day Picnic (Area 02)

    Join us for food and games at Transfer Beach, Ladysmith for this popular annual picnic for Union members and families.

    This picnic is open to your family and the entire community so there is no sign up necessary



    If you have any questions contact Joanna Lord (702) at

  • Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 06:00 PM through October 22, 2017
    Ballroom in Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    Activists' Appreciation Evening (Area 02)

    The Annual Banquet and "thank you" to Stewards and OH&S Representatives for all the work that they do for our Union - an evening at the Coast Bastion Hotel beginning at 6pm and finishing at midnight (or later) in the Ballroom.


    No RSVP's at this time.

    Invitations will be sent out closer to the date.