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Carpenters National Rank and File Conference

March 3 and 4 Boston Mass.

Sponsored by Carpenters for a Democratic Union (CDU) and The Association for Union Democracy (AUD).

CDU is a rank and file caucus in the UBC that fights for democracy and rank and file power, including one member one vote, rank and file ratification of contracts, and direct elections of district council officers. 617 267-7798/ cdu2@cdu2.com

 

AUD is a national nonprofit organization which promotes democracy for a strong labor movement. AUD helps union members defend their rights by providing education, organizing support, and legal counseling. 718 855-6650 www.uniondemocracy.com

 

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PROGRAM (tentative):

Friday Night:

Saturday Morning

(9:00-9:30)

(9:30 - 10:30) Plenary: Regional reports

(10:30 - 12:00) Organizing Options

(12:00 - 1:00) Lunch

(1:00 - 3:30) Organizing tools—workshops

(3:45 - 5:00) Plenary Discussion on next steps

5:00 - 5:30 Closing

Saturday Evening: Dinner

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The conference will take place at the Massachusetts College of Art, 621 Huntington Avenue. Registration is $45.00 if you register by February 10th. $55.00 after that date.

Special accommodation rates are available from the Colonnade Hotel, 120 Huntington Avenue, a few blocks from the Mass College of Art. Single: $116.00 per night; Double $116.00 per night. Call to arrange roommate. A limited amount of free housing from CDU and AUD members is available.

To register, print out, clip off and mail back or call in with credit card info (718 855-6650)

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Carpenters Conference Registration

Name____________________________________________

Address_________________________________________

City___________State_______________Zip___________

Phone________________e-mail___________________

Local___________________________________

Check or money order payable to AUD enclosed: $___________________

mail to

Association for Union Democracy

500 State Street

Brooklyn NY 11217