Save the date for these upcoming events


  • Feb. 22 – Bricklayers Locals 1/Tilesetters Local 18 PAC Fund Texas Hold’em Tournament at Tri-County Labor Club, 10 Droeste Square, St. Charles, MO. 63301 (located behind Plaza Lanes Bowling Center). Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Play starts at 6:30 p.m. Entry fee of $25 per player includes beer, soda, pizza and snacks. Prizes for First, Second and Third Place finishers. RSVP by Feb. 17 to reserve your spot at 314-621-5560.


  • March 6 – Tri-County Labor Club’s Annual St. Pat’s Mouse Races at the Christy Banquet Center, 9000 Veterans Memorial Parkway, O’Fallon, MO. Doors open at 6 p.m. Racing starts at 7 p.m. tickets are $15 per person or $25 per couple. Beer, wine, soda and appetizer provided. Cash bar for anything else.

  • March 7 – Machinists District 9 Open Invitational Bowling Tournament at Airport Plaza Bowl, 4 Erwin Plegge Blvd. Bethalto, IL 62010. Check-in time is 12:30 p.m. The tournament will begin promptly at 1 p.m. Entry is $150 for a five-person team and includes beer, soda, food and prizes. Tournament sponsorships are $250. Lane sponsorship are $100. All guests attending are $15 each. Registration deadline is Feb. 28. Make checks payable to District No. 9 PAC and mail with registration to Roy Collins, Machinists District No. 9, 12365 St. Charles Rock Road, Bridgeton, MO 63044. For more information, call 314-739-6200.

  • March 7 – IBEW Local 1 Social Club Trivia Night, which is open to the public, will be held at the Local 1 union hall at 5850 Elizabeth Ave. in St. Louis. Doors open at 6 p.m., and trivia begins at 7 p.m. The event will include drinks and light snacks, a 50-50 raffle and a silent auction. Proceeds will benefit the Local 1 Relief Committee. Tables of eight are $240. No individual tickets will be sold. To RSVP, call or text Bill Clements at 314-662-3282 or email him at

  • March 11 – Labor Law Breakfastwill be held from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the IBEW Local 1439 Hall, 2121 59th St., in St. Louis. The monthly breakfast meeting, which costs $20 per person, provides union officers, staff and other professionals the opportunity to learn about the latest developments and trends in labor and employment law. For more information or to register for the event, contact Doug Swanson at 314-400-7635 or at

  • March 11 – Missouri Women in Trades (MoWIT) Tradeswomen MeetupJoin other tradeswomen for coffee and conversation from 4 - 7 p.m. at the MoWIT office, 2929 S. Jefferson Ave., in St. Louis. Children are welcome. For more information, call 636-926-6948 or email

  • March 14 – CLUW Monthly Meeting – The St. Louis Chapter of the Coalition of Labor Union Women will hold its monthly chapter meeting from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at UAW 282, 3460 Hollenberg Drive, in Bridgeton. All CLUW members are invited to attend. For more information, call Kim Cook Bell at 636-544-5411.

  • March 21 – Franklin County Labor Political Committee Mouse Races at Knights of Columbus, 204 S. Commercial Ave., St. Clair, Mo. 63077. Doors open at 6 p.m. Races begin at 7 p.m. Pretzels, peanuts, and popcorn will be provided. Feel free to bring additional snacks of your choice. Beer, mixed drinks, soda and water will be available. For more information call Rick Bowers at 314-974-5502 or John Smreker at 636-388-1070.

  • March 21-22 – Painters and Allied Trades’ Third Annual Children’s Hope Casting for Kids Fishing Tournament at Alhona Resort and Marina, 677 Outer Dr., Lake Ozark, MO. Entry is $120 per two-person boat, five fish daily limit. Payout is one for every five teams. Payout for biggest bass. Registration is open through March 20, 2020. Register before Jan. 1, 2020 for your team to be entered in the Early Bird Raffle. For more information, call Rich Lucks at 314-974-0617, email, or Steve Wayland at 618-795-9547, email, or visit


  • April 25 – Elevator Constructors Local 3 Bass and Crappie Tournament at Lake View Resort at Lake of the Ozarks. Sponsorships are $350 for Gold, $250 for Silver, or $150 for Bronze. All organizations donating will be recognized with signage at the weigh-in and on the sponsorship list. Make checks payable to: David Scott, 5916 Wilson Ave., St. Louis, Mo. 63110. For more information, call 314-623-8966 or email


  • June. 6 – Save-the-date for Steamfitters Local 439’s annual “Night at the Grizzlies” fundraiser for the Illinois Fire Alliance. The Grizzlies will be taking on the Southern Illinois Miners. More details closer to the game.

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