United Way of the Plains and District Lodge #70 invites our local union leadership and members to the Flags of Freedom Memorial Weekend Program
Sunday, May 30, 2021, 2:00 – 2:35 p.m.
@ IAM District Lodge #70
I-235 and S. Meridian Ave. (3830 S. Meridian). The program will be hosted outside. In the event of rain, the event will be held in the union hall.
The program features posting of the colors by McConnell Air Force Base Honor Guard, musical selections by Frank Rowell from IAM Local Lodge #839, and remarks by the City of Wichita Mayor Brandon Whipple, IAM District Lodge #70 President Cornell Beard, Wichita-Hutchinson Labor Federation President Judy Pierce, representatives of McConnell Air Force Base and United Way President & CEO and veteran Pete Najera.
*(See the event agenda below the invitational flyer)
Members of Local Lodge No. 639,
A referendum election will be conducted for Two (2) Grand Lodge Delegates and One (1) Alternate, on Saturday, May 8, 2021. The election will be held from 6:00 am – 6:00 pm in Machinists Hall, District Lodge 70, 3830 S. Meridian, Wichita, Kansas, 67217. Please review the “Sample Ballot” below. The highlighted area is of special interest.