BCFED Health & Safety | OH&S Education in the Lower Mainland | Jun-Aug 2022

Current training opportunities in Occupational Health and Safety are available on the BCFED Health & Safety Centre monthly course calendar listings.

Mark’s Work Wearhouse | CUPE Member Discount | Jun 19-22

All CUPE members can take advantage of a 25% discount on all regular-priced merchandise using the attached voucher in person at any Mark’s store across Canada, from Jun 19th to 22nd, 2022.

Megaphone Magazine | Voices of the Street Launch | Jun 22

Megaphone’s 12th annual special literary edition Voices of the Street Stealing Looks at the Sun: Writing About Climate Change in 2022 will be launched next week in-person (and livestreamed), with storytelling, refreshments, and a special poetry reading from local poet laureate Fiona Tinwei Lam.

Date & Time: Wednesday, June 22, 2022 | 6:00pm – 8:30pm (Pacific)
Location: SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts/Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre at 149 West Hastings St., Vancouver

Fee: $10

Registration: Click here

UALE Summer Institute for Union Women | Jun 23-25

Registration is currently ongoing for this year’s virtual summer course for union women, hosted by the United Association for Labor Education and including leaders and activists from unions, labor studies programs, apprenticeships and worker organizations from across British Columbia, the Western U.S., Hawaii, and Alaska. The program free is $50 with scholarships available via

Cowichan Folk Guild | 38th Annual Islands Folk Festival | Jul 23

Advance tickets with camping options are available for the one-day Islands Folk Festival at Providence Farm in Duncan, BC. Please see attached poster for the list of acts.

Date & Time: Jul 23, 2022 | 11:00am – 11:00pm (Pacific)

Location: Providence Farm, 1843 Tzouhalem Rd., Duncan, BC
Prices: $95 general admission with $5 discount for members until Jul 21st; half price for youth and free for 12 and under

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