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Labour Day 2016 Events

September 1, 2016

The Society of United Professionals invites you to help celebrate the role of unions in your community.

Celebrate Labour Day with your family and friends on Monday, September 5, 2016.

Here are some of the Labour Day events:


Community Picnic

Time:  11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Where:  Sunnidale Park, 227 Sunnidale Rd, Barrie, ON



Community Picnic

Time:    11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Where: Memorial Park 10 Simcoe Street S, Oshawa, ON

(corner of Simcoe St. and John St)

There will be live music, face painting and refreshments


Grey Bruce

Parade and Community Event

Time:    11:00 am

Where: The parade will start in downtown Port Elgin followed by a BBQ and other events at the Unifor Family Education Centre

Port Elgin, ON



Parade and BBQ/Picnic

Time:    10:00 am

Meet at the S/W corner of York and Queen Streets at 10:00 am.  Look for the Society flag.

The parade begins at 10:30 am Sharp at the corner of Queen and York Street and will end at

Dundurn Park.  The BBQ/Picnic will be held in Dundurn Park.



Community Picnic

Time:    12:00 noon to 4:00 pm

Where: Thames Park (off Ridout just south of Horton St.)



Parade and Picnic

Time:   12:00 noon

Where:  Parade starts at Elgin and Lisgar

Picnic to follow parade at McNabb Park



Parade and Community Event

Time:    10:30 am to 4:00 pm

Where: Bell Park Paris Street (post parade BBQ and community event)




Time:    8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Where:  East Side of University Avenue (North from Armoury Street to Dundas St. W.)

There will be free entrance to the CNE after the parade (Wristbands that provide entrance to the CNE will be given to the marchers along the parade route part-way through the parade.)


The Society’s parade theme this year is: The Society Stands for Fairness

R.S.V.P. to Laura Langmaid at [email protected] with the location you will attend and the number of people attending with you.

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