Building Tradesman                                                                                                                      June 17, 2016

July’s union meeting will be held on Wednesday July 20, 2016 at the Training Center at 6:00pm, 16180 National Parkway, Lansing, MI.  48906.  Dinner will be provided.

 

Welding

Where

When

 

Class size

Time

Starts March 28th

Lansing:

20 weeks

Advanced

Mondays and Wednesdays

12

4:00 PM

Fee:

$25.00

Beginners

Tuesday and Thursdays

12

4:00 PM

Battle Creek

Mondays and Wednesdays

8

3:30 to 8 pm

Jackson

Tuesday and Thursdays

8

4:30 to 8 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local 333 Golf Outing will be held July 16, 2016 at the Eldorado Golf Course 3750 W. Howell Rd. Mason, MI.  48854. Shotgun starts at 9am (Scramble Format). $75 per person/ $300 per foursome. This includes 18 holes of golf, cart, chicken and steak dinner, (lunch at the turn) and lots of prizes for everyone. Registration forms are  available.

 

The Annual Local 333 Family Picnic will be held Saturday June 18, 2016 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm at the Michigan Trap Shooters Association, Located at: 1534 W. Service Rd. Mason, MI.  More detailed information about the picnic is forthcoming and will be mailed to the membership along with RSVP cards.  The committee members in charge of organizing the activities for the picnic have asked that a reminder to all the members who plan to attend, to please return the RSVP cards as soon as possible. This will allow us to make sure that there are enough prizes and goodies for the little ones and that there will be adequate portions of food for all who plan on attending.  Kid’s games and activities will start at 11:00 a.m., lunch at 12:00 noon.  Carnival Midway opens at 1:00 p.m.   Lunch will be catered by Saites Brothers.  Please bring a dish to pass and show off your culinary expertise.  If your last name begins with the letters A - M ~~Please bring a SALAD*** If your last name begins with the letters: N – Z~~ Please bring a DESSERT.  We will be having a DESSERT COMPETITION, so anyone that is interested in participating please bring your favorite desert to share.  There is Overnight RV and Tent camping with full hook-ups and water are available if you are interested.  You can choose either 1 or 2 nights for $30 per night.  Please call the Lansing Hall at (517) 393-5480 to reserve your site.  Payment for the sites can be made the day of the event.  SKEET SHOOTING COMPETITION from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon - Flights start at 10:00 a.m. If you are interested in participating in this competition, please contact:  Foye Pierce at:  (517) 749-1240.

 

Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 333 Scholarship Applications for the 2016-2017 school year will be available the first week in April.  Members may pick up applications at all three union halls or by calling Joni at 517-784-1106.  Please keep in mind that completed applications must be in the Jackson office by June 30, 2015.

United Association Scholarship applications are also now available at all three union halls.  Completed applications must be postmarked by June 27, 2016 and in the Jackson office by July 1, 2016.

PLEASE NOTE: JONI IS TAKING CARE OF THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION PROCESS FOR 2016-2017.  IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS PLEASE CALL THE JACKSON OFFICE. (517)784-1106 OR EMAIL JONI AT jthomas@local333.com

United Association scholarships are available at all three offices. Completed applications must be post marked by June 15, 2016

Attention members: If you have old pictures, memorabilia, tools, or old news articles that pertain to our Local, please drop them off to your respective hall.  We are creating a “Heritage Hall” at our training center in Lansing

 

Our Local UA Training Website page has been updated.  If you have not created yourself an account, please do so, and sign up for a class, as the Training Center has many classes to offer with and without a charge.  Go to www.ua333.org.

 

Sincere condolences to Loraine Chase whose husband Donald Chase passed away on May 19, 2016.  Our heartfelt sympathies to the Chase family and friends. 

 

Our deepest sympathy to the Peggy Cochran and her family on the loss of her husband Clinton Cochran, who passed away April 4, 2016.  The Local extends their condolences to Clinton’s nephew Jackson member Mike Snyder.  We are so very sorry for your loss.

 

Happy Anniversary to Roger and Barbara Livermore, celebrating their 68th anniversary.  Roger has said that he has the most beautiful and exceptionally good cook for a wife.  Just recently she made a pot of chicken noodle soup, and Roger said that it tasted great, but something was missing.  His wife walked into the dining area as he was eating his soup; and she said “The noodles are missing.”  Happy Anniversary!!