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FEBRUARY
Feb. 2 – Warren County Labor Club supporting Wright City school district food drive. Bring non-perishable food items for needy Wright City students’ weekend meals to Feb. 2 club meeting.

Feb. 4 – CWA 6300 Trivia Night to Benefit BackStoppers. Test your knowledge on the ’60s, ’70s, ’80s and ’90s at CWA 6300 Hall, 2258 Grissom Drive, St. Louis, MO 63146. Tables of eight are $200. Form a group of eight and get ready to battle it out. Prizes will be awarded for the best-decorated table of your favorite decade. Period attire is encouraged. Doors open at 6 p.m. Trivia starts at 7 p.m.

Feb. 4 – Greater Madison County Federation of Labor Texas Hold ’Em Tournament at Machinists Union Hall, 161 N. Shamrock St., East Alton, IL 62024. Registration begins at 4 p.m. Play begins at 5 p.m. Entry fee is a $35 donation per player. Paid registrations received or postmarked by Jan. 30 will receive an extra $500 chip. First prize is $1,000 based on a minimum of 60 participants. For more information, call 618-259-8558.

Feb. 5 – Laborers Local 110 & Friends Cornhole Tournament with cash prize payouts will be held at the union hall at 4532 S. Lindbergh Blvd. in Sunset Hills. Check-in is at 11:30 a.m. and bags fly at noon. The cost is $25 per person or $50 per team and includes drink tickets. Entry fees are cash only. Guests may bring food. Proceeds benefit the FOCUS Marines Foundation. For more information, call Local 110 President Rob Reed at 314-892-0777.

Feb. 16 – Missouri Women in Trades (MOWIT) Meetup for tradeswomen and women interested in joining the building trades, 4 to 6 p.m. at the AGC Training Center, 6301 Knox Ave. in St. Louis. RSVPs are required and food will be provided. Register at mowit.org or call 636-926-6948.

Feb. 28 – St. Louis Faith Labor Alliance Breakfast, hosted by Missouri Jobs with Justice (MOJWJ), will be held at the Painters District Council 58 union hall at 2501 59th St. in St. Louis from 7:30 to 9 a.m. For more information, contact the Rev. Teresa Danieley, of MOJWJ, at teresa@mojwj.org or call her at 314-503-7415. To register, visit mojwj.org/action/join-a-st-louis-faith-labor-alliance-breakfast/.

MARCH
March 3 – 8th Annual Tri-County Labor Club Mouse Races will be held at the O’Fallon Elks Lodge, 1163 Tom Ginnever Ave., in O’Fallon. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the races beginning at 7 p.m. Donations are $15 per person or $25 per couple and include music, draft beer, soda and hors d’oeuvres. A cash bar for mixed drinks will be provided as well. For more information, call Club President Joe Mueller at 636-698-5424.

March 16 – Missouri Women in Trades (MOWIT) Meetup for tradeswomen and women interested in joining the building trades, 4 to 6 p.m. at the AGC Training Center, 6301 Knox Ave. in St. Louis. RSVPs are required and food will be provided. Register at mowit.org or call 636-926-6948.

March 17-19 – Painters DC 58 Patch Casting for Kids Fishing Tournament for Children’s Hope at Alhonna Resort and Marina, 677 Outer Dr. Lake Ozark, Mo. 56049. The cost to participate is $120 per boat, two people per boat, five fish limit per day, payout is one for every five teams, as well as payout for Biggest Bass. For more information contact Steve Wayland at swayland@dc58.org 618-795-9547 or Rich Lucks at rlucks@dc58.org 314-974-0617.

March 25 – Second Annual $5 for the Fight Dick Kellett Comedy Night will be held at the CWA Local 6300 union hall, 2258 Grissom Drive, Maryland Heights. Doors open at 6:30 and the show starts at 7 p.m. Donations are $300 for a table of eight or $25 per person. BYOB (beer and set-ups will be provided) and guests may bring food and snacks. For tickets, send a check made payable to the Greater St. Louis Labor Council and mail to Larry Laughlin, 1729 Forest Trace Drive, O’Fallon, MO 63368.

March 28 – St. Louis Faith Labor Alliance Breakfast, hosted by Missouri Jobs with Justice (MOJWJ), will be held at the Painters District Council 58 union hall at 2501 59th St. in St. Louis from 7:30 to 9 a.m. For more information, contact the Rev. Teresa Danieley, of MOJWJ, at teresa@mojwj.org or call her at 314-503-7415. To register, visit mojwj.org/action/join-a-st-louis-faith-labor-alliance-breakfast.

APRIL
April 22 – Elevator Constructors Local 3 Bass and Crappie Tournament at Bass Point Resort on Lake of the Ozarks. Sponsorship levels are Gold ($400), Silver ($300) or Bronze ($200). All donations directly support the tournament and related costs. Make checks payable to David Scott, 5916 Wilson Ave., St. Louis, Mo. 63110. For more information, contact event organizers David Scott at Davidscott357@hotmail.com 314-623-8966 or Andrew Schmitz at IUEC.FISHING@gmail.com 314-322-3357.

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