Looking for things to knock off your list this Labor Day? Check out these family-friendly events:
BURIEN: The King County MLK Labor Council is putting on a BBQ & Block Party in Burien Town Square Park on Monday, September 3 from 11AM to 2:30PM. Come celebrate with your family alongside Teamsters and other union members, with food and games for the kiddos. You can learn more & RSVP for the event on the MLKCLC Facebook page.
Saturday September 3rd from 11-2:30 join us and @mlklabor for a block party and cookout! Let’s catch up with old friends and make some new ones! #Community #DiscoverBurien #MLKLabor #burien pic.twitter.com/aFDsWMS35K— Discover Burien (@DiscoverBurien) August 21, 2018
LAKEWOOD: The Pierce County Central Labor Council is holding their annual Labor Day BBQ event, also on Monday. The event will take place at Fort Steilacoom Park from 11:30AM to 5PM. They'll have mouth-watering barbecue prepared by union members as well as games and prizes for the kids. All union members and their families are welcome! Get more info and RSVP on Facebook.
EVERETT: The Snohomish County Labor Council will host a Labor Day March and Block Party on Monday, Sept. 3. The march begins at 11 a.m. at the Everett Workers Memorial (Pacific & Wetmore) and Block Party will follow at the Labor Temple, 2810 Lombard St. Get details.
Later that afternoon, union members will be gathering for a rally at the Westin Hotel in downtown Seattle from 4:30PM to 6PM to support members of UNITE Here Local 8. We'll be calling on the Marriott, the world’s biggest and richest hotel company, to provide one job that is enough for hotel workers. Find out more here.
Lots going on for you and your family to plug into the fun, meaningful ways we all can support workers this Labor Day.