Labour Canvasses - Provincial Election 2017

Labour Canvasses - Provincial Election 2017

The election is on and we are building momentum. We've had a number of energetic labour canvasses in the past few weeks and we can now confirm a number of upcoming events. For more information on labour canvasses around the province please click here.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 16:30 to Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 20:30

National Day of Mourning

Please join us to commemorate the National Day of Mourning in Victoria, BC.

We commemorate April 28th as a day to remember workers killed and those who still suffer from a work-related injury or illness.

For Day of Mourning ceremonies around the province, click here.

10:30 AM - Memorial procession, starting at the Victoria Conference Centre - 720 Douglas St, Victoria.

11:00 AM - Ceremony, BC Legislature - 501 Belleville St, Victoria.

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:30
BC Federation of Labour, co-hosted by CUPE and the Victoria Labour Council
Victoria Conference Centre
720 Douglas St
Victoria, BC

May Day 2017 International Day of the Worker

Be a Part of the Change
May Day 2017
International Day of the Worker
March & Rally

Monday, May 1, 2017

5:00 PM - Gather at Clark Park (Commercial Drive & 14th)
5:30 PM - Family Friendly March to Grandview Park led by the Carnival Band
6:00PM - Rally

Click here to download the event poster.

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 05:00
BC Federation of Labour
Clark Park
Commercial Drive & 14th
Vancouver, BC

Pacific Northwest Labour History Conference Call for Proposals

This Conference takes place on May 26 to 28, 2017, and explores the impact and lasting influences of this history on contemporary labour but all topics are welcome.

Proposals are due by November 15, 2016.

Call for Proposals: Online form

For more information, contact Joey Hartman: or by cell phone at 778-870-0703.

Friday, May 26, 2017 - 08:30 to Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 17:30
BC Labour Heritage Centre