Local 128 News

September Core Training Dates

Burlington Union Hall

WAH – Working at Heights
Thursday, September 14th

CSE – Confined Space
Monday, September 18th

Please contact Jayne to sign up for above noted courses – jayne@ibblocal128.org or (905) 332-8109

Reminder – Fit Test can be done anytime as long as you touch base with Chris Peddle – cpeddle@ibblocal128.org or (905) 483-1103

Labour Day Parade Information

Click below for information regarding the Labour Day parades in Toronto, Hamilton, Sarnia, Port Elgin and Kingston!

2017 Labour Day Parade Information (PDF)

Local 128 Special Meeting – New Time!

This will serve to notify you of a special meeting taking place today

Wednesday August 16, at 6:00 pm

PORT DOVER LIONS COMMUNITY CENTRE
801 St. George Street, Port Dover

This intent of this meeting is to discuss the upcoming shutdown at the Imperial Oil – Nanticoke Site.

Local 128 Scholarship Competition Winners

Congratulations to this year’s scholarship winners!

$2000 Local 128 Scholarship Winner

Alicia Zoldy, is the 2017, 1st place winner of the Scholarship Competition.   Alicia will be attending Carleton University in the fall of 2017 to obtain her Bachelor of Arts Honours degree in Cognitive Psychology with a minor in Neuroscience. After completing her undergraduate degree Alicia hopes to complete a Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology as her dream is to become a Speech Language Pathologist.

 
$500 Local 128 Scholarship Winner

Ava Szmiet, is the 2017, 2nd place winner of the Scholarship Competition.  Ava will be attending Lambton College in the fall of 2017.  She is enrolled in Pre-Health Sciences – BScN as a Segway to the Bachelor of Science – Nursing program next year.  Her long term goal is to be an amazing asset to her community by giving care as a Registered Nurse.

Working at Heights Training (Aug 1)

Limited availability!

Tuesday, August 1st at 8am
Burlington Union Hall

To register, contact:
Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109, jayne@ibblocal128.org

Working at Heights Training (Jul 20)

Limited availability!

Thursday, July 20th at 8am
Burlington Union Hall

To register, contact:
Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109, jayne@ibblocal128.org

June Core Training Dates

Burlington Union Hall

Working at Heights
Thursday, June 8, 8:00am

Confined Space Entry & Fit Testing
Friday, June 9, 8:00am

To register, contact:
Apprenticeship & Training: (905) 332-8109, jayne@ibblocal128.org

Thunder Bay 16th Annual Golf Tournament

Recognizes the life of Brother Ed Davies (1956 – 2017), a Boilermaker from October 1981 to February 2017.

Place:  Centennial Pines Golf Course
Date:  Friday, July 14, 2017
Tee Off Time:  9:30 a.m. (Yes, really!)
Price:  $60.00 per person (18 Holes, Dinner & 2 Drinks Included)

Please RSVP by July 10, 2017!!!

For those who wish to rent a cart, please contact Centennial Pines Golf Course directly @ (807) 767-4600, as the Hall cannot do this on your behalf.  Sorry!

Come Out And Play!

Attention ALL Apprentices

Click below to read a notice from Apprenticeship & Training Coordinator, Chris Peddle, regarding this year’s Labour Day Parade.

Apprentice Notice (PDF)