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Save Medicare

The following is a list of important local organizing meetings for the Ontario Health Coalition's campaign to save Medicare. The meetings will start the planning process for an unprecedented community organizing campaign. Please distribute widely. If your community is not on the list, please call (416) 441-2502.



Algoma: Save Medicare Campaign Plenary, Wednesday, February 13, Days Inn, Sault Ste. Marie, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., register by contacting Elsa at (705) 949-6235 or elsam@onlink.net.



Burlington: Save Medicare Campaign Plenary, Tuesday, January 29, 5:30 p.m., Burlington Baptist Church, 2225 New Street, Burlington, register by contacting Ed at (905) 681-0242.



Chatham: Save Medicare Campaign Plenary, Saturday, February 9, UAW Hall, 88 Elm Street, Wallaceburg, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., register by contacting Bela at (519) 627-8112 or beladeb@mnsi.net.



Hamilton: Defenders of Medicare Convergence, Saturday, February 16, Hamilton Central Library, Hamilton Room, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., register by contacting the Hamilton-Wentworth Health Coalition at (905) 516-5690.



Kingston: Save Medicare Convergence, Wednesday, January 30, Kingston Public Library, Johnson & Bagot Sts., Kingston, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.. Register by contacting the Kingston Health Coalition at 613-374-5211 or cstock@sympatico.ca



London: Defenders of Medicare Convergence, Saturday, February 16, 2nd floor, London Community Resource Centre, Dundas & Colbourne Sts., London. 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., register by contacting the London Health Coalition at (519) 453-1837 or waabino@yahoo.com.



Timmins: Save Medicare Campaign Plenary, Thursday, February 21, CAW local 599 office, corner of 2nd and Balsam Streets, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., register by contacting Ben at (705) 235-8121 x7599 or caw599@kiddmet.falconbridge.com.



Toronto: Medicare IS Canadian Action Meeting, Sunday, February 3, Steelworkers' Hall, 25 Cecil Street, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., register by contacting the Toronto Health Coalition at (416) 929-1545 or pacfutt@globalserve.net.



Windsor: Save Medicare Convergence, Saturday, February 9, CAW Hall, 1855 Turner Road, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., register by calling the Windsor Health Coalition at (519) 256-8082 or dlongmoore@cogeco.ca.



For more information, please contact Natalie at the Ontario Health Coalition (416) 441-2502.



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