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November 2017

OPSEU Rally at Queen’s Park

November 2, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Queen’s Park, 111 Wellesley St W
Toront0, Ontario M7A 1A2 Canada
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Sisters and Brothers, OPSEU is having a rally at Queen's park on November 2nd in support of striking college faculty. There are seats available on buses which should be leaving from the McDonalds's on Division near the 401, likely leaving around 7:30 am and 8:00 am and will be returning from Toronto at approximately 2:30pm.   Rally at Queen's Park is from noon-1:30. I would ask you to please find someone within your local that can attend this rally, and respond back to…

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OPSEU Rally at St. Lawrence College

November 3, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
St. Lawrence College (Main Entrance), 100 Portsmouth Ave
Kingston, Ontario K7L 5A6 Canada
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Dear QUFA Members, This Friday at noon there will be a rally at St. Lawrence College in support of striking faculty (see attached poster for details). The strike, now in its third week, is about the unsustainable reliance on part-time contract faculty who make up 75% of instructors on college campuses, about collegial governance and about academic freedom for college faculty. The College Employer Council (the administration) walked away from the table before the strike and has shown no signs…

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Solidarity Rally

November 17, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
St. Lawrence College (Main Entrance), 100 Portsmouth Ave
Kingston, Ontario K7L 5A6 Canada
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Support SLC faculty and urge the College Employer Council to the table!

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January 2018

National Day of Action for Tim Horton’s Workers

January 19, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tim Horton’s, 681 Princess St
Kingston, Ontario K7L 1E8 Canada
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Dear Brothers, Sisters, and Fellow Workers, This Friday, January 19th at 5pm-6pm, Kingston will be participating in a national Day of Action for Tim Hortons workers. We will be gathering outside the location at Princess/MacDonnell (681 Princess st.) to send a strong message to the franchise owners: issuing rollbacks as a response to the minimum wage increase is not acceptable! This franchise and 15 others are owned by one franchisee, Agnew Foods. We have confirmation that they have been cutting hours at their…

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February 2018

Show Tim’s Workers Some Love, Valentine’s Day Event

February 13, 2018 @ 12:00 pm

https://www.facebook.com/Fightfor15andFairness/videos/1517434921697414/ February 13th, various Kingston locations. This Tuesday February 13th, the OFL and the Fight for $15 and Fairness are calling on us to show our support for Tim Hortons workers by visiting not just one, but several local locations to reach as many workers as we can and let them know that the labour community supports them! Join one of the planned actions, join more than one, or choose a separate store to visit with a few friends or co-workers:…

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Show Tim’s Workers Some Love, Valentine’s Day

https://www.facebook.com/Fightfor15andFairness/videos/1517434921697414/ February 13th, various Kingston locations. This Tuesday February 13th, the OFL and the Fight for $15 and Fairness are calling on us to show our support for Tim Hortons workers by visiting not just one, but several local locations to reach as many workers as we can and let them know that the labour community supports them! Join one of the planned actions, join more than one, or choose a separate store to visit with a few friends or co-workers:…

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March 2018

“Pharmacare: A Plan for Everyone” Town Hall meeting

March 8, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Ambassador Kingston – Ontario Room, 1550 Princess St
Kingston, Ontario K7M 9E3 Canada

Join us on March 8th, for a "Pharmacare: A Plan for Everyone" Town Hall meeting in Kingston! This important meeting will feature Canada's foremost pharmacare experts and advocates, and these important discussions will address why we need a universal prescription drug plan that covers all Canadians, regardless of their age, income, or where they work or live. When:     Thursday, March 8, 2018 Time:       6:30 -- 8:30 P.M. Venue:     Ambassador Kingston                 Ontario Room 1550 Princess Street, Kingston, ON  K7M 9E3 Register today and circulate…

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April 2018

KDLC Meeting

April 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
OSSTF, 735C Arlington Park Place
Kingston, Ontario K7M 8M8 Canada
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National Day of Mourning

April 28, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
OPSEU Regional Office, 824 John Counter Blvd
Kingston, Ontario K7K 2R1 Canada
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April 2019

National Day of Mourning 2019

April 28 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
OPSEU Regional Office, 824 John Counter Blvd
Kingston, Ontario K7K 2R1 Canada
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Lunch Served: 11:30 am Ceremony Begins: noon Guest Speaker: Sue Moore

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