JUST ONE WEEK LEFT TO PRE-REGISTER FOR ANNUAL CONFERENCE:
The 35th Annual Conference of the Wisconsin Labor History Society, will be held Saturday, May 21, at UAW Local 72 Hall, 3615 Washington Rd., Kenosha WI.
THEME: A Historical Look at Immigration and Unions: Lessons for Today.
Speakers will discuss how workers and unions have responded to immigration through the years. Testimonies will be provided by immigrants in today's workforce and the role of labor unions -- historically and in the future -- will be discussed. Plenty of time for open discussion.
A conference for unionists, historians, teachers and others interested in worker and union history. Visit here for more information.
Pre-registration deadline: 6 p.m. (EST), Wednesday, May 18.
SPECIAL BONUS FEATURE! Beginning at about 3:15 p.m. (after end of conference), stay for a FREE showing of "Brothers on the Line," a prize-winning documentary on the story of the three Reuther Brothers (Victor, Roy and Walter) written, produced and directed by Sasha Reuther, a grandson. Meet Sasha and discuss the history of the United Auto Workers Union.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
UAW Local 72 Hall is located 5.3 miles east of I-94. Take Exit 340 (Hwy 142). It is located on right, just past the 39th Street intersection. Plenty of parking at rear of building.
For those interested in car-pooling, we will set up a list of those interested. Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. List name, phone, email address and your originating location.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Contact Ken Germanson at email@example.com or 414-687-6954.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes. The new ticketholder must have a copy of the receipt that will be emailed to you.