The BCFED’s annual Regional Conference will be held this year June 21 to 24 in the Comox Valley in combination with 33rd Miners Memorial Weekend and the 100th anniversary of the death of labour organizer Ginger Goodwin.
With the theme of Level the Playing Field, the conference offers participants the chance to learn about current challenges the labour movement is tackling, and the how labour has helped shape the local history in the Comox Valley over the last century.
The conference fee is $275.
Mount Washington Alpine Resort
The BCFED's Young Workers' School at Camp Jubilee is for workers aged 30 or under. The School is held in a retreat-like environment in the Indian Arm. Participants will attend courses to help them build skills related to the labour movement, political and community organizing, and leadership skills. In addition to coursework, attendees will be able to participate in a variety of outdoor activities and connect with fellow young workers.