Over the next few months there is some great opportunities to get involved with your local.
A wonderful opportunity to meet your executive team officers is just around the corner. Please come down and say “Hi”, on May 11th. This is your chance to share your thoughts and feelings with the team. We are setting up on the ground floor of the main tower at the FMC site (old Nutman spot) and treats will be provided. We look forward to seeing you.
On May 12th, the Calgary Zone locals will be holding a Nursing Week rally at the Peace bridge. The event is scheduled to start at 1100 and runs till 1300. Please feel free to bring your family and friends to advocate for safe staffing. The rally slogan is “safe staffing saves lives”. We encourage you to wear white.
July 7th is a great time to come and get a free burger at the Stampede BBQ in front of the Union office 11am to 1pm. The office is located at 1422 Kensington Rd N.W. Various volunteers will be flipping burgers for all those that stop by. If you would like to lend a hand, please give us a call at 403 237 2377, to volunteer.
It is that time of year to start thinking about the provincial AGM. This year AGM will be held on October 27, 28 and 29th. Please start asking for your union LOA’s now if you are interested in going. The local will be sending out delegate nomination forms shortly.
We are also looking for volunteers for the local AGM. This year the AGM will be held on December 9th at the Royal Canadian Legion – branch 264. The event kicks off at 1300 hrs and will go till 1700 hrs. Members will paid for time in attendance. We will also be providing snacks and drinks. Please sign up on Eventbrite to let us know your interest in attending.
Please note that after the June meeting, there will be no meetings in July and August. The meetings will resume monthly in September. Local meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month in the Coombs theatre/auditorium.
The executive team looks forward to seeing you.