Events

September 19, 2019

BC Labour Heritage Celebrates Ken Novakowski - DEADLINE

Celebration and Tribute Dinner for Ken Novakowski Limited tickets available - deadline Sept 19/19 - https://bc-labour-heritage-centre-store.myshopify.com/products/celebration-and-tribute-to-ken-novakowski Join the BC Labour Heritage Centre in this happy expression of gratitude for the selfless leadership and dedication of Brother Ken Novakowski. October 3 Riverway Clubhouse 9001 Bill Fox Way, Burnaby Reception: 5 PM Dinner: 6 pm

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September 21, 2019 • vancouver, BC, Canada

Walk n Roll

Hi Vancouver families, OneCity Trustee Jennifer Reddy and Councillor Christine Boyle are working on supporting safer routes for families walking and rolling to school.  Jennifer and Christine have complementary motions coming to the VSB and Council on this, and we have a petition and an event to show support! Sign the Petition here to support having the city implement concrete measure...

September 24, 2019 • Vancouver, BC, Canada

Labour Canvass for a #fairCanadaforeveryone

Join our volunteer labour canvass to support the re-election of NDP Member of Parliament Don Davies!  Sign up to volunteer on our homepage, or contact our office. 

September 26, 2019 • Vancouver, BC, Canada

Union Protein Project Community Forum - Vancouver

Each year we invite all affiliates to participate in our community forum with Union Protein Project (formerly Protein for People).  The forum brings together families from the community, food bank clients, labour leaders and activists, and representatives from community based service organizations. VDLC affiliates and community groups are invited to set up information tables at these events.  Each event will...

September 27, 2019

Global Climate Strike - Sept 27

The Sustainabiliteens are organizing participation in the Global Climate Strike being organized for September 27. The following is a message from them, including details of the action in Vancouver. Please note that although terms such as "strike" and "general strike" are being used, there is no legal mechanism which provides the right to strike (i.e. walk off the job) in...

September 30, 2019 • Vancouver, BC, Canada

VDLC Labour Education - Bullying & Harassment - Sept 30

Confused about where the line between harassment and management rights is? about the obligations of the   employer and union under human rights harassment, personal harassment, and harassment and bullying in the workers compensation context?, or how to prevent harassment in the first place? This course will help in identifying what workplace harassment is, understand the general principles applicable to it...

October 2, 2019 • Vancouver, BC, Canada

Labour Canvasses for a #fairCanadaforeveryone

Join our volunteer labour canvass to support the re-election of NDP Member of Parliament Jenny Kwan!  Sign up to volunteer on our homepage, or contact our office. 

October 3, 2019 • Richmond, BC, Canada

Union Protein Project Community Forum - Richmond

Each year we invite all affiliates to participate in our community forum with Union Protein Project (formerly Protein for People).  The forum brings together families from the community, food bank clients, labour leaders and activists, and representatives from community based service organizations. VDLC affiliates and community groups are invited to set up information tables at these events.  Each event will...

October 3, 2019 • Burnaby, BC, Canada

BC Labour Heritage Celebrates Ken Novakowski

Celebration and Tribute Dinner for Ken Novakowski Limited tickets available - deadline Sept 19/19 - https://bc-labour-heritage-centre-store.myshopify.com/products/celebration-and-tribute-to-ken-novakowski Join the BC Labour Heritage Centre in this happy expression of gratitude for the selfless leadership and dedication of Brother Ken Novakowski. October 3 Riverway Clubhouse 9001 Bill Fox Way, Burnaby Reception: 5 PM Dinner: 6 pm

October 12, 2019 • Vancouver, BC, Canada

Labour Canvasses for a #fairCanadaforeveryone

Join our volunteer labour canvass to support the re-election of NDP Member of Parliament Don Davies!  Sign up to volunteer on our homepage, or contact our office.