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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.

E-Board Meeting - July 2017

Thursday, July 13, 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.


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 12, 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 - 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
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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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.


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).

RSVP

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.