Save the date for these upcoming events


  • POSTPONED April 24 – 12th Annual Labor & United Way Trap Shoot & BBQ, 8 a.m. – noon at Gateway Gun Club, 13547 Missouri Bottom Road, Bridgeton, Mo. 63044, sponsored by the Greater Madison County Federation of Labor, Southwestern Illinois Central Labor Council, St. Louis Labor Council and St. Louis Building & Construction Trades Council. Tickets are $70 per person and include two rounds of trap and barbecue. Barbecue will be served at Machinists District 9 Hall (12365 St. Charles Rock Road, Bridgeton, MO 63044). Side games will be available on-site at an additional cost. Sponsorships are available. If you have questions, contact Terry Knoth at 618-509-6204 or Rose McCowan at 314-539-4191.

  • 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

  • MAY BE RESCHEDULED April 26 – Meat Shoot for Southwestern Illinois Central Labor Council PAC Fund at TR’s Place, Centreville Ave. and Concordia Church Road, Belleville, beginning at noon this Sunday. Meat rounds $3 a ticket; money rounds $5; food and prizes planned. Sponsorship $125, round sponsor $250 or event sponsor $500. Make checks payable to Southwestern Illinois CLC PAC and send them to Southwestern Illinois CLC PAC, P.O. Box 8091, Belleville IL 62222.

  • April 28 – Workers Memorial Program of the Greater Madison County Federation of Labor, to honor fallen workers, at 7 p.m. on this Tuesday, with speakers and ceremonies, at the Gordon Moore Park Workers Memorial Site off of Highway 140, Alton. If anyone in your union has had members with fatal or permanently disabling injuries, contact Mike Fultz at (618) 409-4314 or or Dean Webb at (618) 259-8558 to have them honored.


  • May 27 – Robert O. Kortkamp Luncheon honoring John Ebeling, CWA Local 6300 Print & Media Sector and recently retired 1st vice president of the St. Louis Labor Council, from noon to 3 p.m. at Christy’s Banquet Center. More information will be provided closer to the event.

  • May 28 – 31st Annual Greater Madison County Federation of Labor 2020 Awards Banquet, beginning with social hour at 6 p.m. at Julia’s Banquet Center, 101 Eastgate Plaza, East Alton, IL 62024. Tickets are $25. Ad book space available until March 13. Contact Mike Fultz at 618-409-4314 or B. Dean Webb at 618-259-8558.


  • 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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