Community

Labour Day picnic

The Vancouver and New Westminster district labour councils are hosting their annual Labour Day picnic John Hendry Park at Trout Lake in Vancouver on Monday.

The picnic, which is also sponsored by the B.C. Federation of Labour and the Canadian Labour Congress, features free hot dogs, live music by Jim Byrnes and other performers, games and activities for kids as well as union information displays.

Ken Georgetti, the president of the CLC, will speak at 12:15 p.m.

The event, which will be held in the park's picnic area, begins at 11 a.m. and runs to 3 p.m.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Herring family lore includes madness and murder
 
Hyacks Tailgate Auction returns
 
UPDATE: Teen fighting for his life after car nearly sheared in half in Surrey crash
Bringing remembrance to centre stage
 
A little off the top with barber Gerry ten-Bohmer
 
Putting a face to those helped by blood donations
Emergency preparedness award for Pitt Meadows & Maple Ridge
 
Volunteers needed for Christmas festival
 
Foggy outlook

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event