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SMART Local 263 Baseball Night

Lots of fun and prizes for the kids on baseball night Dottie Vlasek won the top prize $200 Several other cash prizes were given out thru out the night Thank You SMACNA Contractors and Russ and Chris for their help getting this fun Event Back      ...

2022 Freedom Festival Pancake Breakfast

On July 4th Cedar Rapids Building Trades sponsor and cooked the pancake breakfast at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena pictured are Russ with Jeff Cooling Union electrician, IBEW 405 President and Candidate for the Iowa House District 77 helping set up and the overwhelming...

Matt Mutert /Full-time Instructor

Matt Mutert Mat started as a full time instructor August 1st, He has 11 years experience in the trade and five years experience as a night school instructor his specialties are CAD, CAM, BIM,Trades Mathematics, layout, shop equipment repair and maintenance ,HVAC  and...

2021 Solidarity Ride/ Honor Flights

Solidarity Ride 2021 The 2021 Solidarity Ride was a big fund raiser for the Honor Flights this year with $22,200.00 dollars raised this year and a total of $91,000.00 over the last five rides the Honor Flight s will name the next flight out of Cedar Rapids "The Cedar...

2020 Local 263 Scholarship Awards

The Scholarship committee has decided to award $1,050.00 to each participant, below are the eleven participants that were awarded the annual scholarship for the 2020 school year. Skyler Aldrich Tate Houser Brandon Mantz Jamison Prull Taylor Bell Danielle Mahnke...

Miracle League Field Sponsorship

  The Vision Prospect Meadows Sports Complex Along with hosting visitors, area youth - including under-served children Prospect Meadows will also have expanded options for enjoying the game that teaches valuable lifelong lessons. Prospect Meadows is especially...