"Upcoming Events"
July 11th - NAWIC General Meeting
September 21st - NAWIC Golf Tournament
August 15th - 18th - NAWIC Annual Meeting & Educational Conference


NAWIC ~ MONTHLY MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Please join us on the 2nd Wednesday of every month for dinner and program, followed by a brief business meeting.

Our July 11th meeting is a construction site tour of Oaklea Middle School in Junction City. Tanner Perrine, Project Manager, with Lease Crutcher Lewis will conduct the tour. We will meet at the school. This is an active construction site so you will need a hard hat, safety glasses, safety vest, and close-toed shoes. If you don't have these items, please let us know so that we can made them available for you. Dinner and meeting will follow at Abby's Piza in Junction City. Guests are invited to attend.

For more information please contact us at: nawic.eugene77@gmail.com

Date: July 11, 2018
Location: Oaklea Middle School, 515 Rose St, Junction City
Time: Meet at 5:45pm at Oaklea Middle School
Dinner: Abby's Pizza, 1425 Pacific Hwy W, Junction City
        (Dinner to follow tour at approximately 6:45pm)

Dinner Cost: Guests $20.00 (pay by cash, check, or credit card)

RSVP: nawic.eugene77@gmail com
To pay by credit card click "Add to Cart" below.

Monthly Dinner Meeting

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NAWIC GOLF TOURNAMENT

NAWIC Eugene Chapter #77 Annual Golf Tournament" will be held September 21st at Diamond Woods Golf Course, Monroe, Oregon. It is a four person scramble and golf package includes golf, cart, goodie bag and lunch. Many sponsorships are available. Contact Robin Langkamp or Cary Kuvaas if you have any questions. All proceeds benefit our scholarship and education programs. Click below for registration/sponsorship form in pdf format.

Payment Options:
1. Pay on-line with credit card or pay pal and mail or email completed application form.
2. Pay by check and mail with completed registration form.

Golf Registration Form in PDF format.

NAWIC Golf Registration
Tournament Sponsorships

 

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WOMEN BUILD EVENT

The NAWIC Eugene Chapter #77 participated in the Women Build 2018 event on May 5, 2018 for Habitat for Humanity. The house we worked on was in Harrisburg, Oregon. The work crew was headed up by Eugene chapter member, Karen Jones with Double Eagle Design & Construction. She said they got a lot done and everyone had a great time helping out. Lowe's sponsored the day and donated to the project.

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2018 WIC Week

WIC week is designed to increase the visibility of women working in the construction industry, share our passion and encourage others to join the construction industry and NAWIC.

This year WIC Week was held March 4th - March 10th. We had several events starting out with helping out at Food for Lane County and a social event at Sweet Cheeks Tasting Room at 5th Street Public Market. Many guests joined us for wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres and fabulous conversations!  

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BLOCK KIDS COMPETITION

This event encourages and promotes construction to students in grades 1st through 6th. The contest is held on the local, regional and then national level. Students are provided with identical kits of material and given 45 minutes to build something pertaining to construction using their imagination. They are judged on the construction of their project and their verbal explanation of their project.

The 2018 event was held on Saturday, February 3rd at Emerald Road Park. Sixty-five kids participated in the event. 



Sponsored by:
The National Association of Women in Construction
Eugene Science Center
River Road Parks & Recreation

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CAD DRAFTING COMPETITION

The CAD/Design/Drafting Competition is a contest designed for senior high students. The contest provides recognition to students for creative design, successful problem solving and craftsmanship in preparing architectural drawings.

Entries are evaluated for detail, accuracy and originality of work. Objectives of the contest are to introduce the student to the construction industry in a positive and challenging manner, while fostering a sense of self worth and building confidence.

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STATE, REGIONAL & NATIONAL EVENTS

Oregon Retreat
This is a one day Saturday event during the winter months or early spring where all the Oregon NAWIC members attend a retreat at a facility on the Oregon Coast. Invited also are all the chapters in the Pacific NW Region. There are a variety of activities that allow the members of all chapters to meet and get to know one another. It's a fun and relaxing retreat for all!

The 2018 event was held on February 23rd - 24th in Lincoln City at the Chinook Winds Casino Resort. It was hosted by NAWIC Salem Chapter #198. Retreat was a weekend of fellowship, learning, and networking and to exchange ideas with colleagues, make some new friends and have some fun!
 

Pacific Northwest Region Fall Conference
This conference is an annual event that is held in each NAWIC Region. It is a two day meeting that includes business sessions, speakers and seminars. The focus of the speakers and seminars are on personal, professional and construction topics. Every two years each region elects a new Director.

The 2018 conference will be held on October 12th-13th in San Jose, California. 


Pacific Northwest Region Forum
Each NAWIC region holds an annual forum each spring. Members of the region will meet to conduct regional business, elect a regional NAWIC Director to represent them at the national level and attend and participate in several educational and professional seminars and workshops.

The 2018 was held in Salem, Oregon April 19th-21st.  There were seminars for professional development and networking. Presentations include a silica safety update, Procore project management software demo, BlueBeam demo, and Life as a Woman Welder. The keynote speaker was Sonia Miller, BBA, MSW. Her presentation was on helping us find the blind spots that prevent us from achieving success.

For more information and registration: http://nawicsalem.com/pnw-forum-2018/

NAWIC Annual Meeting & Educational Conference
NAWIC's Annual Meeting & Educational Conference is held in a different city in the United States each year. The conference includes business sessions, speakers, workshops and seminars. It affords members an opportunity to network with other NAWIC members from across the country.

The 2018 annual meeting will be held in Orlando, Florida on August 15th-18th. This year’s conference offers exciting new changes, with more education, activities and networking opportunities than ever before. The 2 ½ day conference is designed for all women in construction, NAWIC members and non- members alike. There will be two key note speakers. 

For complete information and registration form click on link below.

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Construction & Utilities Career Day

Construction and Utilities Career Day events are designed to introduce high school students to the vast career opportunities and unlimited potential for advancement within the construction and utility trades. The events are about Youth, Industry & Partnership.

The 2016 CUCD event was held on October 13, 2016 at the EWEB downtown Facility. Approximately 400 local high school students attended. There were many exhibitor booths and hands on activities which introduced students to the wide range of opportunities in the construction and utilities industry. This event was sponsored by Lane Education Service District and NAWIC Eugene Chapter #77 participated in the event.

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Other Events

Block Kids Competiton
Cad Drafting Competition
Construction & Utilities Career Day
State, Regional & National Events
WIC Week
Women Build Event


Upcoming Events

DATE EVENT LOCATION
7/11/18 NAWIC General Tour & Meeting Oaklea Middle School, 1515 Rose, Junction City
8/15/18 - 8/18/18 NAWIC Annual Meeting & Educational Conference Orland, FL
9/21/18 NAWIC Golf Tournament Diamond Woods Golf Course, Monroe, OR

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