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Children’s Christmas Party 2016

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! CUPE 831 held its annual Children’s Christmas Party on Sunday, November 27 2016 at the Century Gardens Rec Centre. It was a fun-filled afternoon with face painting, balloons, magic with Uncle Buck and of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus stopping by to bring presents for all the

Annual BBQ 2016

On Sunday June 26th, 2016 members and their families enjoyed a sunny afternoon at Eldorado Park. The annual BBQ was hosted by Peel District CUPE Council, 9130. The weather was great for kids to have fun in the bouncy castle and members were given a surprise visit from Boomer, the mascot for the Brampton Beasts.

The Day of Mourning, 2016

On Thursday, April 28th, 2016, CUPE 831 joined the Peel Region Labour Council, dignitaries and various unions to remember those who lost their lives, suffered an injury or illness on the job. The National Day of Mourning event, which is held annually on April 28. is not only to remember those who have suffered due

Day of Mourning 2015

The National Day of Mourning is a day to honour and remember the millions of workers whose lives have been impacted by fatality, injury or illness while on the job. On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015, CUPE Local 831 members joined with the PRLC and other dignitaries and unions for a memorial service in honour of

International Women’s Day 2015 Celebration Brunch

Members of CUPE 831 enjoyed a great brunch and sponsored an important cause at the International Women’s Day 2015 Celebration Brunch on Sunday March 1st. The event was hosted by the Canadian Labour Congress and the Women’s Committee of the Peel Regional Labour Council. The Capitol Banquet Hall in Mississauga was packed with guests who

Remembrance Day 2014

Memorial Square Cenotaph at Brampton City Hall was the backdrop today for a beautiful Remembrance Day Memorial Service. Residents of Brampton gathered to honour our fallen soldiers, and we could not have asked for better weather on this day to honour our past, present and future veterans and those who stood proud before the cenotaph.

Labour Day Picnic 2014

The Peel Regional Labour Council Annual Labour Day Picnic took place at Eldorado Park in Brampton on Saturday, August 30th. Many labour unions, their members, families, and friends, attended the picnic. There were plenty of activities for the children including face painting, a reading circle, and balloon animals. A BBQ lunch was provided, and a

Annual BBQ 2014

Peel District Cupe Council hosted their fourth annual BBQ at Eldorado Park on Sunday, June 22. Members enjoyed some good food, beverages and raffle draws while the children had fun in the sun doing arts and crafts as well as played in the bouncy castle. The event was organized to bring members from various CUPE

Peel District Labour Council Marks National Day of Mourning

It was in the year 1991 when this day was officially recognized by the federal government – eight years after the day of remembrance was launched by the Canadian Labour Congress. Since its recognition, the National Day of Mourning is celebrated annually in 80 countries around the world. The City of Brampton and the Brampton-