Please join us on Monday, September 3rd, 2018 at Rent One Park in Marion, IL.

The doors will open at 11:00 am and the Park will stay open until after the fireworks are over!

This event is being hosted by the Egyptian Building Trades Council and is open, free of charge, to all Union Members, Retirees, and thier families.

There will be food and drinks available at no cost, to be served at approximately at 12:00 noon.  Also, for the children, there will be inflatable games and snacks, so bring them along!

At 1:00 p.m., we will be drawing the winners of our 7th Annual Solidarity Fund Drawing.  This fund was created to help members in need and to assist in the promotion of the Local, so please consider purchasing a ticket if you haven't already - there are eight (8) cash prizes totaling $45,000.00.  We have made tickets available to purchase online by clicking here.

Finally, for those that attend and march with us in the Twilight Parade in Du Quoin, we need to advise you that, new for 2018, the annual Twilight Parade will be self-contained on fairgrounds property.  The staging area for the parade will take place on the half-mile track, just inside the Main Gate along Route 51. If you would like to walk with us in the parade on Friday, August 24th, lineup starts at 5:30pm.

To view a copy of the letter that was mailed to IBEW Local 702 members and retirees on August 8th, please click here.