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* Labor Neighbor phone bankLabor Neighbor phone bank

Time: 4:00 pm

Labor Neighbor phone banks are being held on Wednesdays and Thursdays, June 27-28, July 11-12, July 25-26 and Aug. 1-2 at the Machinists 751 Hall, 9135 15th Pl. S. in Seattle, with shifts from 4 to 6 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. each night. For more info or to RSVP, email the WSLC’s Cherika Carter or call her at 206-384-1133.

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* Labor Neighbor phone bankLabor Neighbor phone bank

Time: 4:00 pm

Labor Neighbor phone banks are being held on Wednesdays and Thursdays, June 27-28, July 11-12, July 25-26 and Aug. 1-2 at the Machinists 751 Hall, 9135 15th Pl. S. in Seattle, with shifts from 4 to 6 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. each night. For more info or to RSVP, email the WSLC’s Cherika Carter or call her at 206-384-1133.

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* Labor Neighbor, RedmondLabor Neighbor, Redmond

Time: 10:00 am

A Labor Neighbor walk will be held Saturday, Aug. 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the 48th LD staging from 8151 164th Ave. NE in Redmond. Volunteer to deliver literature to fellow union members explaining which candidates earned labor's support in that district. Click for details and to RSVP.

* H2A forum, BellinghamH2A forum, Bellingham

Time: 6:00 pm

Join Community to Community for its 5th Community Forum in a series on the exploitative H2A guestworker visa program on Saturday, Aug. 4 at 6 p.m. at Bellingham Unitarian Fellowship, 1207 Ellsworth St. in Bellingham. It will feature panelists from National Farm Worker Ministry, Interfaith Worker Justice, NW WA Labor Council, and the National Food Chain Workers Alliance. For details email c2cinfo@foodjustice.org

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* Farmworker march, LyndenFarmworker march, Lynden

Time: 5:15 am

Join the Farmworker March for Dignity from 5:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 5 beginning at Mom's Bar and Grill, 8874 Bender Road in Lynden, Wash. The march marks one year since Honesto Silva Ibarra died while contracted under the exploitative H2A guestworker visa program in Whatcom County. Click for details.

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* Union Solidarity Rally, TacomaUnion Solidarity Rally, Tacoma

Time: 7:30 am

Show union members who work in Tacoma's busy County City Building the strength of solidarity across unions at a Rally for South Sound Union Solidarity on Monday, Aug. 6 from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. outside the County City Building, 930 Tacoma Ave. S. in Tacoma. For details, contact the Pierce County Central Labor Council at 253-473-3810.

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* PRIMARY ELECTIONPRIMARY ELECTION

It's Primary Election Day! Make sure you have mailed or dropped off your ballots by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 7. Click to see the list of Washington State Labor Council endorsements​ and make sure you support candidates who support working families.​

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* Union Solidarity BBQ, TacomaUnion Solidarity BBQ, Tacoma

Time: 5:30 pm

IBEW 76 and the Pierce County Central Labor Council invite all union members and their families to a Union Solidarity BBQ on Wednesday, Aug. 8 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the IBEW 76 hall, 3049 S. 36th St. in Tacoma. Click for details.

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* WFSE Unity BreaksWFSE Unity Breaks

The Washington Federation of State Employees, AFSCME Council 28 is planning a Fair Pay and Real Opportunity Day of Action on Thursday, Aug. 9. WFSE bargaining teams that are negotiating wages, rights and working conditions will hold Unity Breaks across the state. Click for details.

* ICE vigil and protest, SeattleICE vigil and protest, Seattle

Time: 8:00 am

Vigils and peaceful protests continue outside ICE offices to demand an end to the terrorizing of immigrant communities and separation of families. Wear your union colors and bring signs from 8 to 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9 at the Seattle ICE Office, 1000 2nd Ave. in downtown Seattle.

* AquaSox union night, EverettAquaSox union night, Everett

Time: 7:00 pm

The Snohomish County Labor Council will host its annual Union Solidarity Night at the Everett AquaSox game at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug 9 vs. the Eugene Emeralds. There are a few free tickets still available. Email Charlotte@snolabor.org for info.

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* March on WA 2018, SeattleMarch on WA 2018, Seattle

Time: 11:00 am

It has been 55 years since the 1963 March on Washington where the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his iconic “I Have A Dream” speech. On Tuesday, Aug. 28, a march and call to action will connect that event to the current fight in Washington state for income equality. It begins at 11 a.m. at Seattle's Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1634 Rev. Dr. S. McKinney Ave. (19th and Madison). Click for details.

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* ICE vigil and protest, SeattleICE vigil and protest, Seattle

Time: 8:00 am

Vigils and peaceful protests continue outside ICE offices to demand an end to the terrorizing of immigrant communities and separation of families. Wear your union colors and bring signs from 8 to 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 16 at the Seattle ICE Office, 1000 2nd Ave. in downtown Seattle.

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* Westin Comm. Forum, SeattleWestin Comm. Forum, Seattle

Time: 4:30 pm

All union members and community supporters are invited to attend a Westin Community Briefing on the future of hotel work Tuesday, Aug. 21 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 911 Stewart St. Click for details.

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* IAM 86 Trap Shoot, SpokaneIAM 86 Trap Shoot, Spokane

Time: 10:00 am

IAM District 751 Local 86 is hosting its 6th Annual Eastern Washington Trap Shoot on Saturday, Aug. 25 to benefit the Guide Dogs of America. It will begin at 10 a.m. at the Spokane Gun Club, 19615 E. Sprague Ave in Greenacres, WA. You must RSVP by Aug. 17 to participate. Click for details.

* Back2School event, Federal WayBack2School event, Federal Way

Time: 1:00 pm

APRI Seattle urges union members to donate to and participate in the K-12 School Supplies & Resource Fair back-to-school homeless youth initiative. It will be from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25 at the Ron Sandwith Teen Center, 31455 28th Ave. S. in Federal Way. Click for details.

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