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The Callgary Herald 'Swerve' Magazine
(June 12/15) includes a fascinating article on a new public art work installed at the Vancouver Airport and fabricated by Local 8 members working at Reggin Industries Inc.
You can find the article HERE
 

CHILDRENS' CHRISTMAS PARTIES

Edmonton: Sunday, Dec 4 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Canora Community Hall - 10425 - 152 Street
The party was a great success with over 60 children attending.

Calgary: Sunday, Dec 18 - 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Forest Lawn Legion - 755 - 42 Street SE, Calgary
Call 403-250-1060 or email info@local8 to register

If leaving a message, please leave your name as well as
names and ages of children attending.
Children twelve and under will receive a gift from Santa

 

Local 8 is pleased and proud to congratulate two of our members on
their outstanding achievements
 (photos are thumbnailed - click for full image)


Daniel Lee (Calgary, Crosstown) was named the Top Alberta Sheet Metal Apprentice. Dan is pictured here with Doug Worobetz, BM


Neil Lucki - right (Calgary, L.A. Brayer) was the gold medal winner for sheet metal in the 2016 Provincial Skills Competition
 
PENSION PLAN
Alberta Sheet Metal Retirement Trust Fund
Plan booklets are available online
Coughlin & Associates Web Site
Health & Welfare booklets are no longer printed. PDF versions are available
PLAN BOOKLET
TRAVEL BOOKLET

Downloadable claims forms:

Prescription & other medical benefits (original recipts must accompany form)
Dental  (most dentists will file digitally)   
Short Term Disability
Direct Deposit (to have claims directly deposited to your bank account)
Change Form to add or delete dependents or change beneficiaries
 Canadian Model for Providing a Safe Workplace
Alcohol & Drug Guidelines and
Work Rule

Follow this link for a PDF format
APPRENTICES: Check out Alberta Apprenticeship & Industry Training
for scholarship info and other funding
 
Local 8 is proud to support our communities through donations to worthy causes.
All funding is made from our Benevolent Fund and through motions made by our members
at our regular meetings. We've donated to:
AIT Apprenticeship Scholarships          Air Canada Dreams Take Flight
Alberta Childrens’ Hospital (Calgary)          BTA Charitable Foundation
Canadian Red Cross          Child Find        EDLC Broken Families Memorial
Edmonton Police Association Drug Education
Enmax – Ganotec West “Adopt A Family’ Program   Food Banks throughout Alberta
Glenrose Hospital Courage Centre    Habitat For Humanity        
Haiti
Disaster Relief      KidSafe Program
Knights of Columbus Youth Programs        MADD        Movember – Prostate Cancer           Red Cross         RoofTek      Royal Canadian Legion & Legion Poppy Fund
Salvation Army           Skills Alberta & Skills Canada
Slave Lake Disaster Relief Fund (Red Cross & Salvation Army)
Southern Alberta Flood Relief      S
TARS
Building
Magic In the Air      United Way
 
LOCAL 8 NEWS
 
Photos of the 2016 Service Awards have been added here
 
  The October / November newsletter
is now online.
 
Photos of the 2016 Canadian Apprentice Competition are now in our Photo Gallery
 
 
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MEETING DATES
All meetings are at 7:30 PM except
Fort McMurray  (8:00 PM)
 
No meetings in July or August.
 
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EDMONTON
17310 - 106 Ave
FORT MAC
9713 Hardin St.
CALGARY -
125 - 5723 10 St NE
LETHBRIDGE
#225 207 13 St. N
COMET RED DEER
4311 - 49 Ave
Click location for map

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available to Local 8 Members
 
 
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