Come to the monthly or quarterly meeting of your local

The meetings for your local are great ways to learn more about what’s happening in your trade and at the District Council. A meeting is held once a month per local on the Lower Mainland and quarterly on Vancouver Island.

Monthly regular meeting dates and times in the Lower Mainland

  • Local 138: Fourth Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m.
  • Local 1527:  Third Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m.
  • Local 163: Second Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

*No meetings are held the months of July, August and December.

Location and directions to the Finishing Trades Institute of BC at 12277 Industrial Road in Surrey

Directions from New Westminster:

From New Westminster by vehicle, take McBride Boulevard south across the Patullo Bridge. Turn left on 128th Avenue. Cross over Highway 17 and turn left at 116A Street. Follow the winding road for approximately 2 to 3 kilometers to the FTI that will be on your right.

Directions from Surrey:

From Surrey by vehicle, travel north on King George Highway. Turn right on 128th Avenue. Cross over Highway 17 and turn left at 116A Street. Follow the winding road for approximately 2 to 3 kilometers to the FTI that will be on your right.

Quarterly regular meetings dates and times on Vancouver Island

Meetings for Vancouver Island are held on the first Thursday of each quarterly period.

  • Dates for 2017:
    • Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
    • Thursday, June 1st, 2017
    • Thursday, September 7th, 2017
    • Thursday, December 7th, 2017
  • Dates for 2018:
    • Thursday, March 1st, 2018
  • Times:
    • 5 p.m. for Glaziers Local 1527
    • 6 p.m. for Painters & Allied Trades Local 138
    • 7 p.m. for Drywall Finishers Local 138
  • Location:
    • Boilermakers Hall
      802 Esquimalt Road
      Victoria, BC