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Oklahoma YELL Conference 

Send your young/active members to this conference to not only become educated on Union history and issues but return energized and engaged to recruit other young/active members to follow suit.

Registration is $120 and includes all Educational Material, Lunch on both days and Thursday night's Welcoming Reception.


The Registration Deadline is July 22nd, 2024.

Click Here to Register Online 

Who Should Attend?

Information presented at the annual conference is beneficial to any union member. However, this conference is ideal for young members (younger than 35 or have been union members for less than 5 years), those wanting to be more engaged, and those looking to become leaders in their local union.


Meet the Instructors

Labor educators Diane Thomas-Holladay and Grainger Ledbetter are Retired Professors from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. They will be providing the curriculum at the conference for young/active members, along with other guest speakers.

About the Conference

As always, this conference offers an abundance of information for young/active members and prepares them to become more engaged in their union & local community.

This Conference will include classes on:

  • Organizing

  • Utilizing Social Media

  • Understanding Your Contract

  • Screening Gripes From Grievances

  • Thinking Union & Talking Union

  • The Union Difference

  • Activating Your Membership

  • Politics Panel

  • And More!

Hotel Accommodations

The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa in Catoosa, OK 74015 has given a special room rate for the YELL AttendeesPlease book your room(s) as early as possible as the Deadline is July 19, 2024 for room reservations.  Information about the hotel can be found here!

Hard Rock Standard King Rate:  $139.00 plus tax

Hard Rock Double Queen Rate:  $139.00 plus tax

*Room Rates include Single or Double Occupancy.  Any rooms requiring more than double occupancy will be charged an additional $10.00 per person per night.

For Room Reservations call the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at (800) 760-6700, Ext. 1 & mention AFLCIO to get this rate or click onto

PARKING: There are multiple parking options at this hotel.

For more information contact Political Director Isabella Rodriguez at (405) 528-2409 or

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