Making a House a Home – Carpenter Apprentices in the Community

In September 2015, Carpenter Apprentices from the Twin Cities Training Center donated their time and skills toward a great community project. The Bluebird House is a Community Alternative Care home in Maple Grove, MN, that is managed by Homeward Bound which provides services to four severely disabled young men. The… Read More

Upcoming Events: Blood Drives

Carpenters know that giving blood supports their communities and saves lives. Two areas of our Council will be hosting Blood Drives: Blood drive supporting BloodCenter Wisconsin in Pewaukee, WI, on Tuesday, April 5 from 12:30-5:30 p.m. Sign up. American Red Cross blood drive in Saint Paul, MN, on Thursday, April… Read More
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Carpenters host pinewood derby workshop for Boy Scouts

Members of Omaha Carpenters Local 427, Interior Systems Local 1306 and Millwrights Local 1463 helped 114 Boy Scouts from the Boy Scouts of America Mid-America Council build pinewood derby cars January 9 and 16. The events took place at the North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters union training center,… Read More