Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Veteran's Plaque

Sheet Metal Workers Local 263 Quaker employees Kevin Pudil, Steve Devereux and Mike Todd constructed a Veterans Plaque

The Marion Color Guard held a flag raising ceremony on Veterans Day.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

OSHA-4 Update - January 12, 2012

 OSHA-4 Update
4:30-8:30 p.m.
Training School
500 66th Avenue SW • Cedar Rapids, IA 52404-4764
Light Lunch provided.
Call Jenn in the office  to register.  ph. (319) 396-8045
Counts toward CEUs - 4 hours Safety.

Monday, December 12, 2011

Getting Ready - Children's Christmas Party

December 11, 2011 was the date for  the Sheet Metal Worker's annual Children's Christmas Party.  There was much work to get ready: conferring with Santa about appropriate presents, wrapping packages, decorating trees, tables and arranging for refreshments.  Thanks Jennifer Skalsky (SMWIA #263 office) for all of YOUR work in organizing, and those who helped, including Joe Roman (Climate Engineers) who took these pictures.
And a BIG thank you to the following people who helped before, during, and after.  All the help made the party a success and a community effort.  Thank you to:
    1.      Lyna Berry (Shopping, wrapping, set up, cookie Table, and clean up)
    2.      Collette Barnes (Shopping, Wrapping,  Feather’s in the Girls hair, and clean up)
    3.      Veronica Weeks (Shopping, Wrapping, and Clean up)
    4.      Tiffany McElmeel (Wrapping)
    5.      Serena Ward (Wrapping)
    6.      Jody Mahnke (Wrapping set-up and sign up)
    7.      Danielle Mahnke ) (Set-Up and Sign up)
    8.      Kevin Skalsky ( Tending drink area and handing out gifts)
    9.      Mac Ricklefs (Helped with Feathers and handing out gifts)
    10.     Brad Cable (Set up & clean up)
    11.     Gary Ulfers ( Set up, Clean up, Passing out cake)
    12.     John Houser ( Set up & Clean up)
    13.     Mike Kane ( Wrapping, set-up  and clean up)
    14.     Joe Roman ( Set up)
    15.     Rick Becker ( Wrapping, set up and clean up)
    16.     Randy Sconyers (Wrapping, set up and clean up) 17.     Jerry Hinz (the Ultimate one handing out gifts)
    ( All the others that jumped in and helped clean the Hall up!! Your help is greatly appreciated!! )
(And all those kids that jumped in at the end and helped clean up, ranging from age 5-11) Thank you so much!!!
All that is needed now is Santa.

Waiting for the children and their parents/grandparents etc.

Pictures of the festivities coming soon.

Sunday, December 4, 2011

OSHA Class - Dec. 8th; IA Mech Code - Dec. 15th

  Thursday, December 8, 2011
4:30 to 8:30 p.m.
OSHA-4 Class
Course held at SMWIA #263 Training Center
provides 4 hours of CEU safety credit
Light meal provided
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Thursday, December 15, 2011
4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Iowa Mechanical CODE Class
Course held at SMWIA #263 Training Center
provides 2 hours of CEU credit

Contact Jennifer at the SMWIA #263 office
to register for either course --(319) 396-8045