Building Tradesman

March 20, 2015


April’s union meeting will be held on April 15, 2015 at the Lansing Hall, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing, MI. 48911 at 7:30 pm.

May’s union meeting will be held on May 20, 2015 at the Lansing Hall, 5405 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lansing MI. 48911 at 7:30pm.

There are some courses coming up through the UA at Washtenaw Community College for interested HVAC personnel. They include a 30 series screw and scroll chiller fundamentals class on March 10-12 and 23XRV liquid chiller screw, chiller service and operators course on March 24-25.

If interested please call Trent Mauk at (517)323-0333.

Daniel Alexander is the winner of the attendance drawing, and he was not present.

The 12th Annual Local 333 Retiree Golf Outing will be Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at the Royal Scott Golf Course on West Grand River in Lansing. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10:00. Cost is $35.00 per person for 18 holes of golf, cart, coffee & donuts, lunch and prizes. Sign-up sheets are available at all three halls. If you have any questions or need additional information please contact either Dick Keck (517) 487-0016, Abe Rahar (517) 703-9094 or Joni at the Jackson Hall (517) 784-1106. Get your team together, sign up and enjoy a day of golfing and visiting with friends and fellow retirees.

Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 333 Scholarship Applications for the 2015-2016 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.

Get well wishes to retired Lansing member Frank Eirosius who had a quadruple by-pass March 10, 2015. The officers and members at Local 333 wish you a very speedy recovery.

Congratulations to Maddox Maki, grandson of Don Maki, who won first place in the MHSAA State Champion, Division 3 wrestling meet, in Auburn Hills. Maddox a junior at Williamston High School was in the 285 weight division and scored a (2-0) over his competitor. Great job Maddox!!!

Sincere condolences to Tom and Peggy Morgan on the loss of Tom’s father Wayne Morgan. He was a member of Pipeliner’s Local Union 798 and a Master Plumber for over 50 yrs. Wayne passed away on March 3, 2015. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Morgan family during your time of sorrow.

Deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Life Member Darwin Fleming, who passed away March 4, 2015. Darwin was initiated into the Local June 27, 1956, and worked as a Building Trades Plumber for 38 years.

Happy Easter to all of our members at Local 333.