June 9, 2017

The next meeting of the Vancouver & District Labour Council is at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, June 20th at the Maritime Labour Centre (1880 Triumph Street, Vancouver).

Speak to Local 517's VDLC delegate, Sarah Pilgrim if you're interested in attending (any member can attend as an obs...

June 8, 2017

June 18, 2017 marks the 82nd anniversary of the Battle of Ballantyne, a demonstration that turned violent when 1,000 striking longshore workers and their supporters tried to march to Ballantyne Pier to protest the unloading of ships by strikebreakers.  The protesters en...

June 2, 2017

The Communications Committee has booked a private walking tour for Local 517 members at 4:30 PM on Thursday, June 15th!

Presented by the BC Labour Heritage Centre, Vancouver Working Class & Labour History Walking Tours allow you to visit sites of significance to workers’ heri...

June 2, 2017

Local 517 members are encouraged to attend our membership meetings, held at 5:15 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month at the Maritime Labour Centre (see map below for directions).

If you haven't already done so, please respond to the calendar invitation by Shane Pittman...

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