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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 - April 2017

Thursday, April 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.


Immigrant Legal Training and Resource Fair

Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 11:00 AM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

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We will be holding an Immigrant Rights Training and Resource Fair here at the Union Hall in Tukwila on Saturday, April 22 from 11am to 4pm. Come and enjoy food and community support.

Get information to learn:

  • how to create a family preparedness plan
  • how to protect yourself in the event of a raid in your workplace
  • how President Trump’s new executive orders will impact you and your family

Lawyers will be available to answer your questions. This event is sponsored by Teamsters 117 in partnership with the Colectiva Legal del Pueblo and the Washington Immigration Solidarity Network. Call 206-441-4860 for more information.


ENTRENAMENTO LEGAL Y RECURSOS PARA LA COMUNIDAD INMIGRANTE

Ven y disfrute de la comida y el apoyo para la comunidad. Obtenga información para aprender:

  • como proteger a tu familia
  • como defenderte en contra de la deportación
  • como te afectan las nuevas ordenes ejecutivas del presidente Trump

Abogados estarán disponible para contestar tus preguntas.

RSVP

E-Board Meeting - May 2017

Thursday, May 11, 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, May 13, 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 - June 2017

Thursday, June 08, 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 - June 2017

Thursday, June 15, 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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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.