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[POSTPONED] 2021 Blood Drive

[UPDATE 1/13/2021]: Due to the spike in COVID cases across Southern California, we have decided to postpone the Local 47 Blood Drive event scheduled for Feb. 9 in order to limit the number of persons on our property. We apologize for any inconvenience, and encourage all members to please consider giving blood at your local Red Cross donation center. Continue reading

Meet the New Administration! 2021 Inaugural Meeting + Musicians’ Club Annual Meeting

Meet the Incoming Administration:

Ron Herrera

 

Please join us for our first membership meeting of the New Year! Meet the new Local 47 administration voted in at our Dec. 8, 2020 general election. We will also hear remarks from special guest speaker Ron Herrera, president of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor.

 


In accordance with COVID safety guidelines, we will once again be holding our next General Membership Meeting (aka Inaugural Meeting) via Zoom. This meeting is open to all Local 47 members in good standing. Registration is required. Once your membership is verified, you will receive an email link with the virtual access code. Members may register here: afm47.org/gmm Continue reading

Burbank Food Distribution: Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020

The American Federation of Musicians Local 47 and UNITE HERE! Local 11 are proud to host a free food distribution in advance of the holiday season. Presented in conjunction with Labor Community Services, the LA Fed, and the Los Angeles Food Bank, this event will take place at Local 47, 3220 Winona Ave. in Burbank, and is open to members of any union and the entire community.

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Drive-Thru Instructions/Map:

In order to prevent backup on Hollywood Way, the Burbank PD has provided the following driving instructions to get to our food distribution site:

  • From Hollywood Way (northbound), pass Winona Ave
  • Turn right onto N San Fernando Blvd
  • Turn right onto N Ontario St
  • Turn right onto Winona Ave
  • Turn left into American Federation of Musicians Local 47 parking lot

UPDATE: We are now at full capacity for volunteers. Thank you to everyone who signed up!

The food distribution will feed approximately 1,200 individuals and families. We need a total of 60 volunteers from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. to help with this effort. Breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and PPE will be provided to all volunteers. Please click here to sign up and help with this worthy cause!

Indian Classical Music and Its Diversity: A virtual seminar

Please join us for an Indian music seminar presented by AFM Local 47 and the Musicians Federation of India, supported by the Nagpur Performing Arts Centre.

The presentation will include performances of sitar by Avanindra Sheolikar, tabla by Ram Khadse, violin by Ratish Tagde, and vocals by Shyam Jain. Hosted by Shruti Jain.

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General Membership Meeting: Oct. 26, 2020

On the Agenda (subject to change):

– Presentation of 50 year pins
– Officer Reports
– Old and New Business (Update on Live TV negotiations)

Based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and the California Governor’s Office prohibiting group gatherings during the COVID-19 crisis, we will be holding our next General Membership Meeting on Oct. 26, 2020, electronically via Zoom.

This meeting is open to all Local 47 members in good standing. Registration is required. Once your membership is verified, you will receive an email link with the virtual access code.

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Next General Membership Meeting: July 27, 2020

Based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and the California Governor’s Office prohibiting group gatherings during the COVID-19 crisis, we will be holding our next General Membership Meeting on July 27, 2020, electronically via Zoom.

This meeting is open to all Local 47 members in good standing. Registration is required. Once your membership is verified, you will receive an email link with the  virtual access code. Register at afm47.org/gmm.

New to Zoom? Read our Step-by Step User Guide here.

On the agenda (subject to change):

• Officer Reports
• Phase 2 Feasibility Report
• Old and New Business

Open to all members in good standing.

Please review meeting policies here.