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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 2020

Thursday, April 09, 2020 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, please contact Jennifer Shaw at 206-441-4860.


E-Board Meeting - May 2020

Thursday, May 14, 2020 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, please contact Jennifer Shaw at 206-441-4860.


Training for New Shop Stewards

Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 09:00 AM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

This is a training designed for new Shop Stewards who have never been in the position before.  We will be covering contract enforcement, grievance handling, political action, organizing, and member mobilization, among other topics. 

Shop Stewards who are new to the position should receive an invitation to this training. If you have questions, please talk to your Union Representative.


Teamsters 117 Womxn's Conference - POSTPONED

Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 08:00 AM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

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POSTPONED INDEFINITELY DUE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS

This short, energetic conference will feature presentations, open discussion, and group participatory workshops for members of Teamsters 117 and their friends and family. Lunch will be provided, a fundraiser art-show, kid’s activities and much more! Join us for the Womxn's Conference 2020 - Making Her-Story!

All proceeds from artwork donations will go to benefit the Jayme Biendl Working Womxn's Scholarship!


E-Board Meeting - June 2020

Thursday, June 11, 2020 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, please contact Jennifer Shaw at 206-441-4860.


General Membership Meeting - June 18, 2020

Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 07:00 PM · 6 rsvps
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

Join us for our Teamsters 117 General Membership Meeting! Find out how our Union is working to build power and unity among working people across Washington State.

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

If you are new to Teamsters 117, New Member Orientation Meetings are held prior to our General Membership Meeting starting at 12 P.M. and 6 P.M. Come learn about how Teamsters 117 strengthens your voice at work!

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E-Board Meeting - July 2020

Thursday, July 09, 2020 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, please contact Jennifer Shaw at 206-441-4860.


E-Board Meeting - August 2020

Thursday, August 13, 2020 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, please contact Jennifer Shaw at 206-441-4860.


E-Board Meeting - September 2020

Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 05:00 PM
Teamsters Local 118 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, please contact Jennifer Shaw at 206-441-4860.


Training for New Shop Stewards

Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 09:00 AM
Teamsters Local 117 in Tukwila, WA

This is a training designed for new Shop Stewards who have never been in the position before.  We will be covering contract enforcement, grievance handling, political action, organizing, and member mobilization, among other topics. 

Shop Stewards who are new to the position should receive an invitation to this training. If you have questions, please talk to your Union Representative.