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* Race, Gender and Labor WorkshpRace, Gender and Labor Workshp

Time: 6:00 pm

The Southwest Washington Central Labor Council urges union members and all other interested people to attend its "Race, Gender and Labor Workshop #1" on Thursday, June 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. via Zoom. This is a FAMILY workshop for all ages to discuss implied bias and race in SW Washington. Click for details.

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* WSLC naturalization clinicWSLC naturalization clinic

On Saturday, June 5, the WSLC is hosting a Naturalization Clinic for Union Members with limited spots available throughout the day. The clinic is virtual (via Zoom) and is open to union members and immediate family who are legal permanent residents seeking citizenship. To register or if you have questions, email Dulce Gutiérrez or call 509-833-3096.​ Click for details.

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* ESD SharedWork ConferenceESD SharedWork Conference

Washington's Employment Security Department will host a free virtual SharedWork Conference on June 8-9. SharedWork provides flexibility for businesses to restart and bring their employees back with reduced hours as qualified workers receive partial unemployment benefits. Click for more info or to register.

* LCLAA Info SessionLCLAA Info Session

Time: 5:00 pm

WSLC Executive Board Member Connie Rodriguez (LiUNA! Local 242) and others are hosting a Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA) Info Session on Tuesday, June 8 at 5 p.m. via Zoom. Click for the Zoom link.

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* ESD SharedWork ConferenceESD SharedWork Conference

Washington's Employment Security Department will host a free virtual SharedWork Conference on June 8-9. SharedWork provides flexibility for businesses to restart and bring their employees back with reduced hours as qualified workers receive partial unemployment benefits. Click for more info or to register.

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* AFL-CIO town hall on TradeAFL-CIO town hall on Trade

Time: 8:00 am

Join the AFL-CIO on Thursday, June 10 from 8 to 9 a.m. Pacific time for a virtual town hall meeting with U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Katherine Tai and AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on building a worker-centered trade model. Click to register.

* Know Your Rights trainingKnow Your Rights training

Time: 5:30 pm

The Washington State Labor Education and Research Center invites all to attend a free online 2-hour participatory training on how to use RightsatWorkWA.org to know your rights, and to help your coworkers, family, and friends protect their rights at work. It starts at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 10. Registration is required. Click for details.

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* WSLC Juneteenth event, IG LiveWSLC Juneteenth event, IG Live

Time: 5:00 pm

Join the Washington State Labor Council's Racial Justice Committee for an Instagram live at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 15 kicking off the week of Juneteenth. It will feature April Sims, Andrea Vaughn, and Cherika Carter in conversation about what the holiday means to them, how they started commemorating it in their own lives, and celebrating Blackness in all its forms. Click for details.

* WFSE MacGillis eventWFSE MacGillis event

Time: 5:00 pm

The Washington Federation of State Employees/AFSCME Council 28 is co-sponsoring a presentation and discussion at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 15 with award-winning journalist Alec MacGillis, author of the acclaimed book, "Fulfillment: Winning and Losing in One-Click America."

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* SPEEA: Picture a ScientistSPEEA: Picture a Scientist

Time: 5:00 pm

SPEEA/IFPTE will host a virtual film screening and panel discussion featuring the documentary "Picture a Scientist" sponsored by the new SPEEA Aerospace Career Enhancement (ACE) program. It will be Wednesday, June 16 at 5 p.m. Click to register.

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* Juneteenth event, BremertonJuneteenth event, Bremerton

Time: 11:00 am

Join NAACP Bremerton for a Juneteenth Resource Fair on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cloverleaf Parking Lot in front of the Old K-Mart, 4200 Wheaton Way in Bremerton. There will be free food boxes, a COVID vaccine clinic, food trucks, and community resources available. Click for details.

* PSARA Juneteenth eventPSARA Juneteenth event

Time: 6:00 pm

Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action is presenting a special event honoring Juneteenth at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 17. Jaye Ware, a playwright, spoken word artist and poet, will produce a poetry/storytelling/music workshop entitled "The Art of Grace in the Face of History." Click to register via Zoom.

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* Juneteenth Lunch and LearnJuneteenth Lunch and Learn

Time: 12:00 pm

Join the PNW Teamsters National Black Caucus for its Juneteenth Lunch and Learn, a commemoration via Zoom of Juneteenth past, present and future, on Friday from noon to 1 p.m. Dr. Sharon Knight will explore “Interrupting the Cycle of Cultural Suicide."

* Juneteenth panel via ZoomJuneteenth panel via Zoom

Time: 6:00 pm

NAACP Snohomish invites all to a Virtual Panel on the State of Black Community in Snohomish and Nationally. at 6 p.m. on Friday via Zoom. Click for details and to register.

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* Juneteenth event, KentJuneteenth event, Kent

Time: 11:00 am

Kent Black Action Commission, Pit-Master E-Jay BBQ, and Eagle's Nest Community Kitchen will host Taste of Juneteenth from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at Morrill Meadows Park, 10600 SE 248th St. in Kent. Then, gather later, at home or with friends, from 3-6 p.m. to view the Virtual Juneteenth production here LIVE. Get details.

* Juneteenth event, SeattleJuneteenth event, Seattle

Time: 11:00 am

All are invited to Juneteenth - It Takes a Village, a unique annual event space from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Othello Park, 4351 S. Othello St. in Seattle. Get details.

* Juneteenth March, SeattleJuneteenth March, Seattle

Time: 1:00 pm

King County Equity Now and Africatown Community Land Trust will host the Juneteenth Freedom March and People's Assembly starting at 1 p.m. The march will start at 23rd and Madison and end at Jimi Hendrix Park. Live performances by Sevyn Streeter, Gifted Gab, Communion, and more. Click for details.

* Juneteenth event, BellinghamJuneteenth event, Bellingham

Time: 3:00 pm

All are invited to the Bellingham Unity Committee's Annual Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday from 3 to 7 p.m. at Maritime Heritage Park, 500 W Holly St. in Bellingham. Bring your food and blanket to spread on the grass around the Maritime Amphitheatre for this community picnic featuring music and entertainment. Click for details.

* Juneteenth gala, TacomaJuneteenth gala, Tacoma

Time: 6:19 pm

LegallyBLACK Presents the Juneteenth Royal Masquerade Gala on Saturday from 6:19 to 9 p.m. at the Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave. in Tacoma. Get details.

* Coded Bias screening, KirklandCoded Bias screening, Kirkland

Time: 8:00 pm

Join Meaningful Movies in Kirkland on Juneteenth (June 19th) for its first live event since the start of the pandemic. Coded Bias, a powerful film about the impact of technology on civil rights and privacy, will begin at 8 p.m. Saturday followed by a discussion. The event will be held outdoors at Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church, 308 4th Ave. S. in Kirkland. Click for details.

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* Town Hall with OSHATown Hall with OSHA

Time: 11:00 am

The National Council for Occupational Safety and Health will host a Town Hall Meeting with OSHA Acting Chief Jim Frederick via Zoom at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 23. Together we will hear directly from workers about their concerns and share our collective priorities. Click to register for this bilingual event.

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* PNW Labor History ConferencePNW Labor History Conference

The Pacific Northwest Labor History Association’s will host its 2021 annual labor history conference virtually on Friday and Saturday, June 25 and 26 featuring keynote speakers Elise Bryant and Bill Fletcher Jr. Click for details and registration info.

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* PNW Labor History ConferencePNW Labor History Conference

The Pacific Northwest Labor History Association’s will host its 2021 annual labor history conference virtually on Friday and Saturday, June 25 and 26 featuring keynote speakers Elise Bryant and Bill Fletcher Jr. Click for details and registration info.

* LELO annual eventLELO annual event

Time: 6:00 pm

LELO (Legacy of Equality, Leadership and Organizing) will host its annual event virtually at 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 26. With the theme "No Separate Peace - Our Common Struggle," this event will commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Domingo/Viernes assassinations. Click for details and to register.

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* COVID Vaccine Safety for KidsCOVID Vaccine Safety for Kids

Time: 6:30 pm

All are invited to join the Washington Federation of State Employees/AFSCME for a COVID- Vaccine Safety for Kids Q&A with Dr. Catherine Delostrinos, pediatrician at Kaiser Permanente, and Dr. Ahmed Ali, Executive Director of the Somali Health Board. It will be Wednesday, June 30 at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom. Click for details and to register.

     

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