August 2013 Events

Happy Monday everyone!

Hope you had a relaxing weekend. Let’s get geared up for this month and fall. Here are the dates, times, and places for upcoming Labor Party and Just Health Care meetings and events.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 5:45pm
Just Health Care August meeting at the Labor Party office, located at 14 E. University Avenue, Suite #204.
We will be planning for upcoming events like “Health Care Around the World” for the fall, Labor Daze, the trip to visit Congresswomen Corinne Brown, and the Health Care-NOW Strategy Conference in October.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013, 5:30pm
August Newsletter Assembly Party at the Labor Party office.

NEW! Tuesday, August 27, 2013, 6:30pm
Alachua County Labor Party August General Meeting at the Labor Party office.

Thursday, August 29, 2013, 7:00pm
The Health Care Movie screening at the Gainesville Mennonite Church, located at 1236 NW 18th Avenue.

This documentary explores the health care system in Canada: how it came to be, how it works for ordinary Canadians, how it is paid for, and how it compares to its American counterpart. We will have a reflection afterwards and discuss how we can improve our health care system.

NEW! Saturday, August 31, 2013, 8:30 – 10:00 am
North Central Florida Central Labor Council Labor Day Breakfast at the CWA 3105 Hall, 1949 NE 27th Avenue. State Representative Clovis Watson will be speaking. remember to bring 2 can for donation.

Sunday, September 1, 2013, 4:00 – 10:00 pm
Labor Daze Festival at the Bo Diddley Plaza, located at Downtown Gainesville.
Join Alachua County Labor Party and Just Health Care at the 2013 Labor Daze Festival. This event (and day off, hence “Labor Day”) is dedicated to the hard working laborers who make our city, state, and country run on a day to day basis. Enjoy the festivities with music, activities, literature and fun for the family.

Want to see an event hosted by Alachua County Labor Party? Contact Marie at aclp@floridalaborparty.org or call 352-378-2832. And don’t worry, more events will be added on as soon as dates are bookmarked.

Hope to see you at one of these!