The Trout Museum of Art

June 20th, 2014 by Volunteer Center

Community Agency/Organization: The Trout Museum of Art
Date: 07/27/2014
Time: All Day
Where: City Park
Website: www.troutmuseum.org

Contact person for event: Rebecca Zornow, rzornow@troutmuseum.org, (920) 733-4089

Description of Event/Project: Come and help make the 54th annual Art at the Park a success and help support community arts.  Art at the Park will feature 175 artists, fun family programming, and entertainment.  We are in need of volunteers throughout the day for a variety of activities.  Acting as a greeter at the entrance to the event, assisting with children’s art activities, or helping to build the world’s largest Dr. Seuss inspired papier-mâché hat are just some of the ways volunteers can help out.  There’s an opportunity to fit all interests.  We will also hold a group training session to equip all of our volunteers.  To register as a volunteer, you can contact us via phone or e-mail, or go online and register at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094aaaab29a5fb6-2014

Fox Cities Crop Hunger Walks

May 11th, 2014 by Volunteer Center

Community Agency/Organization: Fox Cities Crop Hunger Walks
Date: 10/12/2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Where: Memorial Presbyterian Church, 803 East College Avenue, Applteon

Contact person for event: Mary Poulson, 920-734-8137

Description of Event/Project: Join in the Fox Cities annual CROP Hunger Walk! The walk is 1,3, or 5 miles long. CROP Hunger Walks are community-wide events sponsored by CWS (Church World Service) and organized by local volunteers to raise funds to end hunger.

Appleton Retirement Community

May 1st, 2014 by Volunteer Center

Community Agency/Organization: Sue – Appleton Retirement Community
Time: Flexible
Where: Appleton Retirement Community
Contact person for event: Sue, 920-954-9990 x1360

Description of Event/Project: Sue from the Appleton Retirement Community needs volunteers to read and discuss Shakespeare with the residents. Volunteer hours are flexible (morning or afternoon) and can be during the summer time or academic year.

The Building for Kids

March 15th, 2014 by Volunteer Center

Community Agency/Organization: The Building for Kids
Date: 10/16/2014
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm
Where: The Building for Kids
Website: http://www.buildingforkids.org/

Contact person for event: Hannah Geniesse, hannah.m.geniesse@lawrence.edu, (920)-279-7210

Description of Event/Project:
The Wisconsin Science Festival from October 16-19, 2014 Seeks to offer activities that explore new ways of thinking, learning, communicating and more. Interested in sharing science topics/experiments of interest on one, two, three, or all four days of this festival? The events will be held at the Museum with the Oct. 16, 17 being focused more on younger children(2-5)and Oct. 18, 19 offering a wider age range(3-12).

Loaves and Fishes of the Fox Valley, Inc.

January 14th, 2014 by Volunteer Center

Community Agency/Organization: Loaves and Fishes of the Fox Valley, Inc.
Date: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays @ 5:30-6:30pm (must arrive by 5 PM)
Where: Trinity Lutheran Church
Website: www.loavesandfishesfv.org

Contact person for event: Shirley Wehrel, swehrel@loavesandfishesfv.org,  920-450-0247

Description of Event/Project: Join the Fox Valley community and serve a meal to the hungry every Monday and Wednesday night from 5:30-6:30pm! Loaves and Fishes is a non-profit, non-denominational faith based organization that serves delicious and nutritious meals from scratch to atleast 100+ men, women and children each evening. The schedule is completely flexible! Remember: Loaves and Fishes cooks the food, we just need you to serve it!
If interested, please email (insert the name and email, sorry i think i gave you the sheet back)
“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me a drink, a stranger and you welcomed me…” MT. 25:35

The Trout Museum of Art

January 2nd, 2014 by Volunteer Center

Community Agency/Organization: The Trout Museum of Art
Date: ongoing,  11:30-2:30 Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thrusday, or Other
Where: The Trout Museum of Art 111 West College Avenue Appleton, WI 54911
Website: http://www.troutmuseum.org

Contact person for event: Rebecca Zornow (LU alumna!), rzornow@troutmuseum.org, (920) 733-4089

Description of Event/Project: The Trout Museum of Art is looking for new Gallery Volunteers to start a regular volunteer schedule in February, 2014. Volunteer time will be spent on two main areas: assisting at the front desk and giving tours to visitors. This program greatly increases our connection to visitors and helps us ensure they have a positive experience. Becoming a Gallery Volunteer is a great way to get connected with the Appleton community and begin building your resume in the arts. Please contact us for more information about how you can take part in this program.