Celebrate Labour Day 2013!
On September 2, the Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council (HDDLC) invites you to attend the 2013 Labour Day march, rally, free BBQ picnic & community concert.
We will be gathering at 10:30 a.m. at Victoria Park on Spring Garden Road in downtown Halifax. From there, we will march starting at 11:00 a.m. from Victoria Park to the South Commons. A rally, free BBQ & concert will follow from noon onwards at the South Commons Triangle (for more information, see http://HalifaxLabour.ca)
SPEAKERS at this year’s Labour Day festivities include:
- The Honourable Darrell Dexter, Premier of Nova Scotia;
- Rick Clarke, President of the Nova Scotia Federation of Labour
For more info, please call HDDLC President Kyle Buott at 478.0239 or email@example.com
You can also contact CLC Representative Tony Tracy: 223.9489 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Strait Area District Labour Council will also be holding a Labour Day celebration from 2 – 3 p.m. at the CEP Union Hall at 323 Reeves Street in Port Hawkesbury. The event will feature a BBQ, face-painting, music, free food and giveaways. Families welcome!
This will be an exciting opportunity to get together and celebrate Labour Day.
For more info, contact Labour Council Secretary Sadie Fee: 902.756.2071 or email President Wilfridine Crowdis at email@example.com
The Annapolis Valley Labour Council Labour Day Picnic is being held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Exhibition Park in Kentville (directly behind the Cenotaph and the monument for injured workers). There will be games and face painting for kids, a dunk tank and a free BBQ for all while supplies last. If you are in the Valley be sure to join them for their celebration!
Questions? Please call: Annapolis Valley Labour Council President Dean Tupper @ 902.670.5519 (cell) or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cape Breton District Labour Council is hosting a picnic from 12-2pm behind the CBRM Civic Centre in Sydney. Food, refreshments & entertainment for all ages. For more info, please contact Labour Council President Suzanne MacNeil: email@example.com
CUPE is sponsoring the Yarmouth Labour Day event, which will be held at Frost Park on Main Street in Yarmouth, directly across from the Rodd Grand Hotel. There will be a BBQ, speakers, singing by Simon LeBlanc, and children’s entertainment. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, contact: Jim Laverie: 902.761.2934 or John Deveau: 902.749.1661.
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