January 18, 2018

Saturday, January 27, 2018

 10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Assembly (coffee/sign-in at 9:30) 
 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Social Hour/Auction
    followed by Bingo for the Hardship Fund

Red Lion Olympia
2300 Evergreen Park Drive SW, Olympia, WA  98502
Lunch Provided

Assembly Highlights

  • Review and Approval of the December 2017 Year-End Financial Statement and the 2018 Local 8 Budget
  • Nominations and Elections for (1) Elections Board Member, at least (14) Delegates to WSLC Conventions and vacant CLC positions
  • Special Guest Speaker during lunch: Jeff Johnson, President of the WSLC, Organizing Around Right to Work
  • Committee Meetings for Shop Steward/Education; Political Action; Hardship Fundraising; Diversity; and Local 8 Goverance Review Retreat
  • Review and Approval of any New Union Business
  • Immediately following the Social Hour and PAC Auction, you’re invited to stay and play Bingo. Proceeds to benefit the Hardship Fund.

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


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!