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Local 117 Events

Local 117 hosts events throughout the year designed to promote union solidarity, workers' rights, and community action. For years, Local 117 has organized steward trainings, educational seminars, and an annual blood drive. You can access the DOC CALENDAR here.

King County - Monthly Union Meeting

Tuesday, August 08, 2017 at 12:00 PM · 1 rsvp

Join with fellow union member-leaders to discuss current issues, learn about ways to be active in your union, and strengthen your union culture in your workplace. 

Focus topic: Weingarten Rights

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E-Board Meeting - August 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 05:00 PM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

Our Local 117 Executive Board meets on a monthly basis to review Local Union finances and to discuss the direction of the organization. 

If you would like more information about the work of our E-Board, contact Maria Williams at 206-441-4860 ext. 1224.


New Shop Steward Training

Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 08:30 AM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

This is a training designed for newly-elected Shop Stewards.  We will be covering contract enforcement, grievance handling, political action, organizing, and member mobilization, among other topics. 

New Shop Stewards should receive an invitation to this training. If you have questions, please talk to your Union Representative.


TNBC BBQ & Back-to-school drive

Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Teamsters Union Hall in Tukwila, WA

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Our Teamsters National Black Caucus (Pacific Northwest Chapter) is holding a BBQ and Back-To-School Drive event on Saturday, August 26 starting at 11am.

We'll be grilling up tasty BBQ and collecting donations of supplies for kids headed back to school. The supplies will be donated to families in need in Pierce and King counties.

If you can't make the event, bring your donations to the Union Hall between July 24 and August 26. Look for the donation box in the main entrance of the hall. 

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King County - Monthly Union Meeting

Saturday, September 09, 2017 at 09:00 AM
Teamsters Hall in Tukwila, WA

Join with fellow union member-leaders to discuss current issues, learn about ways to be active in your union, and strengthen your union culture in your workplace. 

Focus topic: Advocation for your co-workers - Basics

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King County - Monthly Union Meeting

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 11:30 AM · 1 rsvp
Chinook Building - Rm 126 in Seattle, WA

Join with fellow union member-leaders to discuss current issues, learn about ways to be active in your union, and strengthen your union culture in your workplace.

Focus topic: Grievance Investigations 

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E-Board Meeting - September 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 05:00 PM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

Our Local 117 Executive Board meets on a monthly basis to review Local Union finances and to discuss the direction of the organization. 

If you would like more information about the work of our E-Board, contact Maria Williams at 206-441-4860 ext. 1224.


General Membership Meeting - September 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 07:00 PM · 1 rsvp
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

Join us for our general membership meeting to find out what's happening at Teamsters 117 and in the broader labor community.

We serve dinner before the meeting starting at 5:30 P.M.  All members are encouraged to attend.

There is an orientation meeting for new members prior to the membership meeting starting at 12 P.M. and 6 P.M. New members who attend the meeting are eligible for a partial rebate of their initiation fee.

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King County - Monthly Union Meeting

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 11:30 AM · 1 rsvp

Join with fellow union member-leaders to discuss current issues, learn about ways to be active in your union, and strengthen your union culture in your workplace.

Focus topic: Organizing 101

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E-Board Meeting - October 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 05:00 PM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

Our Local 117 Executive Board meets on a monthly basis to review Local Union finances and to discuss the direction of the organization. 

If you would like more information about the work of our E-Board, contact Maria Williams at 206-441-4860 ext. 1224.