Today in 1900: The International Ladies’ Garment Workers Union, a consolidation of seven smaller east coast needle trades unions, is founded.
It’s today’s Action Calendar!
Tonight is the monthly Meeting of the Industrial Workers of the World – Madison General Membership Branch. Come find out what is up with the One Big Union and how you can dump the boss off your back! This is tonight at 6:30 at the MTI Building, back door, 821 Williamson Street. More info at 255-1800.
The Goodman Community Center Older Adult program offers a regular calendar of activities and resources for living well for adults age 60 and over. See old friends and make new ones while you enjoy gentle exercise, delicious meals, favorite games and other programs. No reservations or registrations are required for meals and programs. For details, call 241-1574, extension 232, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Parental Stress line helps prevent child abuse by connecting parents who are stressed or feeling alone with volunteers who talk with them by phone. Training is necessary. Call 241-4888 extension 26 for details.
Street Pulse seeks innovative ways to alleviate and raise awareness of homelessness and poverty. They are looking for volunteers to write, interview, edit and fundraise. Street Pulse meets every Sunday at 6pm at the Memorial Union. Check Today in the Union for room location. Call 608-492-1294 or go to streetpulsenews.org