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Newsletter Workers' Memorial Day Activities — April 26, 2012

California

Oakland
Workers Memorial Day Commemoration and Reception, with guest Speaker Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Jordan Barab
April 27, at Noon

Colorado

Denver
Workers' Memorial event at Denver City Park, with guest speaker U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda S. Solis
Hosted by Regional Occupational Safety and Health Administration
April 27

Connecticut

Hartford (Washington Park)
Worker Memorial Day Service
Hosted by Connecticut Central Labor Council and AFL-CIO
April 28, at 8am

Hartford (Bushnell Park)
Worker Memorial Service and commemoration of 25th Anniversary of the L'Ambiance Plaza tragedy
Hosted by AFL-CIO Community Services, Connecticut AFL-CIO, and the Health and Safety Committee
April 28, at 11am

Illinois

East Galesburg
Worker Memorial Day
Hosted by the international Union of North America
April 28

Iowa

Des Moines
Worker Memorial Day
Hosted by Iowa Workforce Development and the unions of the AFL-CIO
April 27

Maine

Worker memorial Day Observance Breakfast meeting
Hosted by the Maine Labor Group on Health
April 28, at 8am

Massachusetts

Andover (Massachusetts State House)
Mourn for the Dead, FIGHT for the living
Hosted by Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health, Massachusetts AFL-CIO and the Greater Boston Labor Council.
April 26

Springfield
Hampshire Franklin CLC Worker Memorial Day Event, at Northampton City Hall
Hosted by the Hampshire Franklin Central Labor Council
April 26, at Noon

Springfield
Worker Memorial Day event, at the Teamsters Hall, Local 404, 115 Progress Ave.
Hosted by Teamsters Local 404 and Western Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health
April 27, at 1pm

Missouri

Kansas City
Workers' Memorial Day
Hosted by Builder's Association Education and Training Center
April 27

Montana

Laurel
Workers' Memorial Day Awareness Dinner
Hosted by the United Steelworkers, Local 443
April 27

Ohio

Akron
Workers Memorial Day
Hosted by the International Chemical Workers Union Council
April 27

Cincinnati
Worker Memorial Day
Hosted by Local UAW
April 27

Middletown
Worker Memorial Day outside of AK Steal
Hosted by IAM Local Hall
April 27

Pennsylvania

Bethlehem
2012 Lehigh Valley Worker Memorial Ceremony
Hosted by the PA Federation of Injured Workers and Lehigh Valley Chapter
April 29, 1pm — 3pm

Philadelphia
24th Annual Workers Memorial Day Breakfast and Memorial Service, including a walk from the Sheet Metal Workers Hall to Penns Landing
Hosted by the Philadelphia Project on Occupational Safety & Health
April 27

Venango County
Venango County Worker Memorial Service, hosted by The Venango County Labor Council, AFL-CIO, and AFSCME 1050
April 28, at Noon

Erie
Worker Memorial Service, hosted by Council Chambers that is sponsored by the Central Labor Council AFL-CIO and the United Way of Erie County
April 29, at 2pm

West Virginia

Charleston
AFL-CIO Worker Memorial Day Event
Hosted by the AFL-CIO
April 27

Wisconsin

Milwaukee
Workers' Memorial Day
Hosted by Wisconsin Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
April 28