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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, 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.


New Shop Steward Training

Saturday, October 14, 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.


E-Board Meeting - November 2017

Thursday, November 09, 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.


King County - Monthly Union Meetings

Tuesday, November 14, 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: Communication for Union Members

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Teamsters 117 Blood Drive

Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 08:00 AM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

It is that time of year for our annual Blood Drive event.  This year our Teamsters Local 117 Blood Drive will be held on Saturday, November 18 at the Union hall in Tukwila from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.  ALL DONORS will receive a $25 Safeway gift card.

If you don’t live in the area, you can still participate!  Any donations made between November 8 and November 22 will be rewarded with a $25 Safeway gift card as well (just mail in the proof of donation to the Union Hall).

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New Shop Steward Training

Saturday, December 09, 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.


King County - Monthly Union Meetings

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 11:30 AM · 1 rsvp
Chinook Building - Rm 123 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: New Members Welcome

RSVP

E-Board Meeting - December 2017

Thursday, December 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.


Holiday Membership Meeting - December 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 07:00 PM · 2 rsvps
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

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On December 21, at 7 P.M. at the Union hall in Tukwila, Local 117 members will gather together by the hundreds for solidarity and our annual raffle drawing.  

Dozens of prizes are awarded each year, including electronics, power tools, bottles of wine, gift cards, televisions sets, and best of all, NUTS!  All of the gifts are purchased from companies with whom Local 117 has a bargaining relationship.

If you work graveyard and are unable to attend the meeting, be sure to stop by the hall during the day on Thursday for some cookies and holiday cheer and to put your name in for the raffle.

All members are welcome!

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