April 28 Day of Mourning Events

April 28 has been designated by Parliament as the National Day of Mourning for workers killed or injured on the job.

Please take thcupecanary2006e time to attend one of the many events in your community to honour, reflect, and celebrate the lives of Manitobans who were killed on the job, and call for action to ensure that nobody dies at work, or from work-related injuries.

  • Winnipeg:

City Hall Day of Mourning Ceremony

Monday, April 28, 2014, 9:00am – 9:30am

City Hall courtyard. Reception to follow.

Worksite ceremonies: 1220 Pacific, 7:00am. 552 Plinquet, 7:30am. 1155/1199 Pacific, 10:30am.

2014 Day of Mourning Candlelight Memorial Service and Leaders Walk

Monday, April 28, 2014, 10:45am – 11:30am

2nd Floor Auditorium, Union Centre, 275 Broadway.

  • Brandon:

Brandon Day of Mourning Ceremony

Monday, April 28, 5:30pm

Brandon City Hall

  • The Pas:

Day of Mourning Rally

Monday, April 28, 12:14pm or 5:15pm

Town Hall (steps)

  • Thompson:

Memorial Service

Monday, April 28, 7:00pm – 8:00pm

United Steel Workers Local 6166 Hall

  • Selkirk:

Memorial Walk

Monday, April 28, 10:40am – 11:40am

Memorial Hall, 376 Jemima St. Selkirk.

19 Elizabeth Drive

For more information, please contact the Manitoba Federation of Labour.