Membership Events


Bowling Tournament

Sunday, October 29 at 11 AM – 8 PM

Lunar Bowl~2001 NW State Route 7~Blue Springs, MO 64014
Bowling Tournament – deadline to sign up is October 25, 2017. There will be a 12 person limit. $25.00 per person. Two person teams, will be drawn at the event.
Double elimination 9 pin challenge! Sign up at the Union Hall.
Halloween Party at the Union Hall
Tuesday, October 31 at 6 PM – 9 PM
Come enjoy a free and safe alternative to Trick or Treating! The Women’s Committee is hosting their Annual Halloween Party there will be games and prizes along with a magic show, face painting, costume contests, and pop, hotdogs, snow cones and cotton candy!


Due to a scheduling conflict the dates for the Flu Shots have been changed! 

The shots will be available in the Main Plant Executive Garage on October 23, 2017 from 11:00 am-8:00 pm

They will also be available on October 23, in Commercial Body Cafeteria from 12:00 pm-7:00 pm, and

Available in the Truck Paint Cafeteria from 3:00 pm-6:00pm and

They will be available from 1:00pm-5:00 pm in the Stamping Plant Cafeteria

The shots will be available on October 24, 2017 in the Main Plant Executive Garage from 11:00 am-7:00 pm

You Must Show your Ford ID and Insurance Card!!



Todd Hillyard and Local 249 Invites you to participate in the:

2nd Annual UAW/Ford Charity Golf Outing

Saturday October 7th at Paradise Point Golf Course

18212 Golf Course Rd, Smithville, MO 64089

All proceeds will go to the Veterans Community Project to build homes for Veterans in the Kansas City area.

Entry Fee for the 4 man Scramble event will be:

$65 per player or $260 per team (covers green fee, cart, range, BBQ lunch after the event, beverages and prize money)

Flights: Championship, A, B (Depending on Participation) 36 Team Minimum required.

Entry Deadline: Thursday October 4th at 5:00pm

Sponsorship Opportunities are available:

Corporate Sponsor: $1000.00 (one foursome, logo on program and signage on cart and hole)

Dinner Sponsor: $500.00 (name on program and signage at dinner and hole)

Cart Sponsor: $300.00 (name on program and logo on cart)

Hole Sponsor: $200.00 (name on program and name on hole sign)

Format: Four Man Scramble

Time: 10:00am Registration, 11:00am Shot gun start

There will be raffles, team mulligans, closest to the pin, longest drive and door prizes

Registration Form Deadline- October 6th at 5:00pm

Name___________________________   Phone______________________________

Union/Company___________________ Hole signage Info_____________________

Golfer 1__________________________ Golfer 2________________________

Golfer 3__________________________ Golfer 4________________________

Make Checks payable to: The Veterans Community Project

Mail checks to: C/O UAW Local 249

8040 NE 69 Highway, Pleasant Valley, MO 64068

For more information please call the Union Hall at 816-454-6333

Or contact Local 249 for information on direct donation information 501(c) ID# 31072                                                                                                                                              

Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers Informational and sign up meeting will begin on Monday, August 28th and September 11, 2017 from 3:30 – 5:30 PM.  The first official meeting will be September 18, 2017.  There will be a $25.00 out of pocket cost payable to Weight Watchers due to expected at the information meeting, the rest will be covered by Tuition Assistance for eligible employees.  We must have 15 people signed up to go forward with the classes.

For more information contact Ken Alexander 816-459-1226

Time to clean out those closets!

With the seasons changing, it is a good time to

clean out your closet and help your community!

The UAW Local 249 Community Services Committee

is hosting a holding a fundraiser and collecting clothing/household goods

to help fund their many charitable projects throughout the year!

Please bring your unwanted items into the rotunda at the Union Hall

anytime between August 14-September 30, 2017



 The 2017 online promo code for single day passes only (not for season passes) is uaw17

(Note: the union hall does NOT sell any tickets to WOF/OOF-All tickets are available online only-no tickets will can be purchased at the gate using this promo code)

Exciting 2017 Dates to Keep In Mind!

Worlds of Fun Opens Saturday, April 14th

Oceans of Fun Opens Friday, May 27th

Halloween Haunt Begins Saturday, September 16th

WinterFest Begins Friday, November 24th


  • What is the tax rate on the admission ticket?
  • Answer: The tax rate per ticket is 8.1%
  • Is the online service fee per ticket or per transaction?
  • Answer: The fee is per transaction
  • Where can I purchase a season pass?
  • Online at without the promo code

UAW Local 249 Fishing Tournament Calendar

Type Date Location Ramp Time
Bass Sunday,

March 12, 2017

Stockton Lake Old State Park 7:30 am–3:30 pm
Bass Sunday,

April 2, 2017

Truman Lake Shawnee Bend 7:00 am-3:00 pm
8th Annual Kendal Bailey Crappie Tournament Sunday,

May 21, 2017

Truman Lake Anywhere 5:30 am-3:00 pm
Bass Saturday,

June 24, 2017

Mozingo Lake Main Ramp 5:30 am-3:00 pm


Bass Sunday,

July 16, 2017

Smithville Lake Crows Creek 5:30 am-3:00 pm
Bass Sunday,

August 13, 2017

Lake of the Ozarks Drake Harbor 6:00 am-3:00 pm
3rd Annual Wayne Pace

Bass Tournament


September 9, 2017

Smithville Lake Crows Creek 6:00 am–3:00 pm

This is a list of Local 249 fishing tournaments.

No salary employees are allowed to participate.


Have a Great Season

Troy Caldwell – Fishing Coordinator

UAW Local 249 Recreation Committee





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UAW Local 249 Chaplaincy – Caring in the Workplace

Are you worried about finances? Do you have problems on the job? Is a loved one sick or passed away? Are there relationship problems? Are you physically or mentally abused? Drugs or alcohol problems in your family? Thoughts of suicide?    

If there is any stress in your life or you just need a friend, the UAW Local 249 Chaplaincy Program is here for you to get spiritual advice or we can just listen.  Call the Union Hall at (816)-454-6333 and your local will put you in touch with one of our caring Chaplaincy members. If you know a co-worker or family member who is sick or passed away please contact the union hall so our chaplains can visit or attend services.  Please view the attached file which might be helpful for record keeping purposes:  Chaplaincy Record Keeping.


UAW Local 249
8040 NE 69 Hwy
Pleasant Valley, MO  64068