October 15, 2019

Next Assembly:

Saturday, September 28, 2019


Four Points by Sheraton
Bellingham Hotel & Conference Center

714 Lakeway Dr
Bellingham, WA  98229

Reduced-rate hotel rooms must be booked by Sept. 1

 10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Assembly (coffee/sign-in at 9:30) 
 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Social Hour/ PAC Auction

Lunch Provided

Register with Mike at Mike@opeiu8.org or 1-800-600-2433 (ext. 118) as soon as possible. Travel stipends may be available.

Assembly Highlights

  • Officer election for the position of Recording Secretary
  • Election of two Local 8 Trustee positions to serve a Three-Year Term
  • Election of vacant CLC positions
  • Adoption of next year’s curriculum for our Regional Meetings
  • Special guest speaker from UW to talk about the 1919 Seattle General Strike
  • PAC Auction


Membership Assemblies

Official Local 8 union business is decided by members at two Membership Assemblies held on the fourth Saturday of January and of September each year. Locations rotate around the state. Topics include the Local 8 budget; annual donations; Political Action Committee donations; policies; Local 8 priorities, election of officers and delegates and other important business. Each Assembly has an education component, committee meetings, and a social event. Check the schedule below for the next Assembly!