Friday, October 20, 2017 at 05:00 PMDiane L Wood Union Centre, Prince George Area Office of the BCGEU in Prince George, BC, Canada
Agenda Items: Convention Update, Provincial Executive Update, Component Update, Report of Stewards, Steward Retention / Elections, M2M Campaign, Occupational Health & Safety Representatives and Good & Welfare.
Note for Members in Outlying Areas: If you wish to join this meeting via conference call, please call 1-866-562-0090; when prompted press 408027 and the pound key (#).
Dinner will be provided: To ensure enough food is ordered, please RSVP via email to Flint Keil, Local 0611 Chairperson: email@example.com. If you have any questions, contact Flint at work: 9250) 645-3989 or his cell: (250) 649-8554.
If a Union-Paid leave of absence is needed, pre-approval is required by your Local Chairperson.
Note for Executive Members, please arrive at 4:45 pm.:MSM MoveUp
Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 05:30 PM through October 22, 2017Coast Bastion Hotel in Nanaimo, BC, Canada
To: Area 02 BCGEU Stewards, Appointed OHS Reps, Local Officers and Life Members
Re Activist Appreciation Banquet
Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time: Doors open at 5:30 p.m., Cocktails at 6:00 p.m., Dinner at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Coast Bastion Hotel, 11 Bastion Street, Nanaimo
In appreciation of your efforts and commitments on behalf of BCGEU members, please accept this invitation to attend the Activists' Appreciation Banquet hosted by the Area 02 Cross Component Committee.
The dinner and overnight accommodation will be billed directly to the Union. Accommodation if required will be arranged and a confirmation sent to you prior to the banquet. The Union will reimburse other approved expenses once your expense claim is received.
Due to the significant number of "no shows" we have experienced in the past, a cancellation fee of $20.00 per couple/$10.00 per person, is required to complete your registration. This fee is to partially offset the cost of the meal should you not attend nor cancel your attendance prior to Friday, October 13, 2017. Therefore, please send a cheque made payable to BCGEU Area 02 Cross Component Committee, post-dated for October 13, 2017, or cash in the enclosed pre‑paid envelope. The fee will be returned to you at the registration table when you arrive at the banquet.
Monday, October 23, 2017 at 05:00 PMBCGEU in Victoria, BC, Canada
Discussion: Wage Grids
Report: Component Executive
Discussion: Precarious Work
Report: Local 501 Steward System
Motions: New Business
Discussion: Good and Welfare
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 05:30 PMBCGEU Victoria Area Office in Victoria, BC, Canada
Please join us for a combined Local 1201 & 601 Steward's meeting. Agenda TBD.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 06:00 PMLower Mainland Area Office in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Local 603 will be conducting an OH&S meeting at the Lower Mainland Area Office with call-in availability for all BCGEU OH&S appointees.
The theme of this call is union outreach to our appointees by building their knowledge through this Union call:
· Terms of reference;
· How to report unsafe work;
· How to make a WCB WorkSafe claim.
Please RSVP by October 23, 2017 if you plan to attend with this link. Light refreshments will be provided.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 06:00 PMLower Mainland Area Office - BCGEU - Squamish Room in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Local 703 General Meeting to be held in the Squamish room at the Lower Mainland Area Office on Thursday, October 26, 2017.
Friday, October 27, 2017 at 09:00 AMBCGEU Fraser Valley Area Office in Langley , BC, Canada
Local 504 Enhanced Steward Training
Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 05:30 PM through October 29, 2017Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel in Surrey, BC, Canada
The Area 04 Cross Component Activists' Appreciation Masquerade dinner and dance. Prizes for best costumes!
Saturday, November 04, 2017 at 05:00 PMAnvil Centre in New Westminter, BC, Canada
To: Area 03 Activists (Local Executives, Stewards, OHS reps, Activists)
From: Area 03 Cross Component Committee
Re: Activists Appreciation Banquet
The Area 03 Cross Component Committee is hosting an appreciation banquet to honour and recognize your hard work on behalf of the BCGEU members in Area 03. You and one guest are invited to attend the Activist Appreciation Banquet. Join us for great food, entertainment, a few speeches & fun!
Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017
Time: Doors open at 5:00pm. There will be dinner and entertainment. More details to follow!
Place: Anvil Centre
777 Columbia Street, New Westminster, V3M 1B6 - Located on the Conference Level
REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE CONFIRMED UNTIL WE HAVE RECEIVED PAYMENT. You will receive a registration form in the postal mail. You must return your registration form with payment, in the self addressed envelope provided by the deadline of October 18, 2017 to confirm registration. Payment must be included with the Registration Form to reserve a space. The $10.00 registration fee (per person) will be returned when you check in at the event.
The BCGEU will reimburse attendees for the cost of a taxi to return home at the end of the night.
You must pre-register for this event. The event was SOLD out last year, so submit your registration early!
Thursday, November 09, 2017 at 12:00 PM803 ParaMed Steward Meeting in Vancouver, BC, Canada
Local 803 ParaMed Steward Meeting
As lunch will be provided, please advise if you have any allergies with dietary requirements no later than Monday, November 6th.
LOA requests of more than 4.5 hrs will require further explanation.