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