Labour Day picnic set

The Campbell River Courtenay and District Labour Council is hosting a barbeque and picnic in honour of Labour Day

The Campbell River Courtenay and District Labour Council is hosting a barbeque and picnic in honour of Labour Day.  Everyone is welcome to join the fun.

The Labour Council is providing a variety of entertainment this year, including a poetry reading by M.C. Warrior, who has worked as a logger for seven years and a commercial fisherman for 25 years as well as a union organizer and researcher.  His poetry deals with diverse topics and has been published in a number of anthologies.

The picnic also includes musical performances. This event is open to all and will be held at Halbe Hall, 8369 North Island Highway, Black Creek, from 1-4 p.m. on Sept. 3.