2019 Banquet Schedule and Registration

Please join us on Saturday, September 28, 2019, when the Eugene V. Debs Award will be presented to distinguished labor rights leader Mary Kay Henry. For entertainment, guests will enjoy a labor and folk music performance by Magpie.

Banquet Forms and Information

Banquet information is available in PDF format, including a local area map which shows parking locations and where to go for scheduled events.

Banquet Weekend Schedule of Events

Friday, September 27
7 pm WFYI Documentary Premiere. Join us at ISU’s University Hall Theatre for a screening of the new WFYI documentary “The Revolutionist: Eugene V. Debs”. A reception and social hour will follow. Open to the Public
Saturday, September 28
10:00 am Debs Graveside Ceremony. (Highland Lawn Cemetery, 4420 Wabash Ave, Terre Haute, IN 47803) Join us in a ceremony to honor Eugene and Kate Debs. Open to the Public
12 noon 40th Anniversary of Laska Murals. Join us in celebrating the anniversary of the beautiful and moving murals by John Laska that grace the walls and ceilings of the museum’s 3rd floor. Open to the Public
2 pm Fight for $15 Film Screening. This year’s award receipient, Mary Kay Henry, will discuss a short film about the Fight for $15 minimum wage campaign at the ISU Library Events Area. Open to the Public
6 pm Social hour preceding the annual banquet. (Sycamore Banquet Center, 218 N. 6th Street, Terre Haute) Purchase 2019 Eugene V. Debs Award Banquet Tickets!
7 pm

Banquet featuring 2019 Eugene V. Debs award recipient Mary Kay Henry and Theodore Debs Award Recipient Tim Kelley. The Eugene V. Debs award will be presented by workplace leaders of the Fight for $15 campaign. Banquet tickets required.

Sunday, September 29
9 am Fall Board Meeting. The officers and board of the foundation will meet at the Hilton Garden Inn, 750 Wabash Av, Terre Haute Officers and board of directors