Labor Day Events

September 2 – 4: Labor Day Events:  

Lucas: September 2: John L Lewis Parade and city events. Parade line up 10:45 am. Various events all day. www.coalmininglabormuseum.com/events.  641-766-6421 or 641-766-6544,

Clinton: Day Before Picnic – September 3. Eagle Point Park Lodge. Noon. Free Food Beverages, prozes and kids games. Politics Too!  Dave Keefer at [email protected].  309-230-6476.

Burlington: September 4  – 4 pm.  40 & 8 Park (Located behind Community Field in Burlington) Single $5 and family $10. Ticket includes: Meal, Door Prizes, Kid Games and Bounce House.  Ryan Drew [email protected]  319-759-3188.

Cedar Falls: September 4 (Waterloo) Blak Hawk Union Assembly.  Gateway Shelter 11:30 am. Serving food and drinks. Black Hawk Union Assembly. Rick Moyle [email protected]  319-396-8461.

Cedar Rapids: September 4 Hawkeye Area Labor Council. 11 AM. Food, music and children entertainment. Hawkeye Downs, 4400  6th St. SW Cedar Rapids. Hawkeye Area Labor Council.  Music by members of the musicians union. Rick Moyle [email protected]  319-396-8461.

Des Moines: September 4-  Parade at 11 am. (Parade line up at 8 am)  March from Iowa Capitol to State Fairgrounds. Picnic for members, their families and special guests at Union Labor Park, 4640 Morninside Dr. Des Moines. noon to 5 pm.  Grills, charcoal and water provided. Mark Cooper [email protected]  515-265-1862. South Central Iowa Federation of Labor.

Dubuque: September 4 –  Parade and Picnic. Parade starts at Jackson Park at 9#0am, 16th and Main and ends at 7 and Locust. Post Parade Picnic at Swiss Valley Park from noon to 2 pm. Tom Townsend [email protected] or 563-543-4708. Grand Marshall, Bruce Clark, retired APWU. Peter Hird [email protected]  563-542-5546.

Fort Dodge: September 4 – Picnic – 1 pm . Veterans Amphitheater at Kennedy Memorial Park. 1386 National Ave. Scott Punteney at [email protected].  402-657-1007. Western Iowa Labor Federation.

Iowa City: Septemer 4 – Noon, Upper City Park, Shelter #2. People are encouraged to bring a side dish to share. All members, families and friends are invited to attend. Gre Hearns [email protected] 319-361- 2371. Iowa City Federation of Labor. Rick Moyle [email protected]  319-396-8461.

Keokuk: September 4 -Parade and Celebration all day at the Labor Temple. Pat Mahoney   [email protected]

Mason City: September 4 – North Iowa Nine Labor Assembly. Georgia Hanford Park, 2300 block of South Pennsylvania Ave.  11am. Hot Dogs and Hamburgers along with potatp salad, beans, dessert and beverages. All are welcome. Rick Moyle [email protected]  319-396-8461. Hawkeye Area Labor Council.

Quad Cities: September 4 – Parade 11am. Line up at 9 am at John Deere Havester Works, lot at 1100  13th Ave in East Moline –  proceeds along 15th Ave. East Moline. Tyler Power 319-654-5894. [email protected]. Grand Marshal, Randy Donnelly, Retired AFGE.

Sioux City: September 4 – Picnic. Picnic 11 am. Riverside Park, 1301 Riverside Blvd. Scott Punteney [email protected].  402-657-1007. Ernie Colt, 712-223-9423. Western Iowa Labor Federation.