Labor Notes fundraiser and dance party, Jan 23

striking-nurses-labor-notes.jpgJoin others committed to fighting injustices of the globalized labor market for a night of community, conversations, and connection. Funds from the evening will directly support scholarships to attend the national Labor Notes Conference in Chicago for young people, low wage workers, and others who face challenges in paying the conference fees.  The evening will feature personal testimonies from those who have attended Labor Notes, and those who hope to attend, as well as activists from Bay Area campaigns.

6:00-10:00pm, $20-$40 sliding scale: Dinner, drinks, music, testimonials.
10:00pm-1:00am, $5 at the door:  DJ, cash bar (labor themed cocktails, wine, beer)
No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Please note, the home is not yet wheelchair and/or assisted mobility device accessible. There are 15 steps up to the front door.

The City of Oakland lot located under the 580 freeway has free spaces after 6pm Monday - Friday and all day Saturdays and Sundays. Permit parking is in force Monday - Friday until 6pm. Paid kiosk parking is in force Monday - Saturday until 6pm.  Please read signs carefully and park accordingly.  Free spaces can be located in the neighborhood surrounding the house.  There is metered street parking and parking lots around the house. Kiosk metered parking is enforced from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Monday - Saturday (check parking kiosks for details). The current rate is $2.00 per hour.  In the evening, metered spaces are free after kiosk metering ends at 6pm.*

January 23, 2016 at 6pm - 10pm
The Strand Collective
695 Rand Ave
Oakland, CA 94610
United States
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