Volunteer Opportunities

Adult and Student Volunteers

International Coastal Clean-up – Saturday, September 16th 9am – Noon – Adults, families and small groups welcome. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Volunteers are needed to remove trash from the shores of Walnut Creek, a tributary to Lake Erie.

Honey Harvest Festival - Saturday, September 23rd 10:30 am

– 3:30 pm at the Nature Center – Adult and student volunteers are needed in the craft, honey tasting, food, storytelling, face painting, and welcome area for this event.

Scary Creature Feature - Friday and Saturday, October 13th and 14th 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm at the Nature Center – Adult and student volunteers are needed for crafts, food area, storytelling, tickets, and as characters for this two evening event.

Schoolhouse Craft Festival – December 1st, 2nd and 3rd – McDowell Intermediate High School

Friday, Dec. 1st 2:30 – 7:30 pm

Students and adults are needed to set up tables for the craft show and assist the crafters.

Saturday, Dec. 2nd, 7:30 – 9:30 am

Student volunteers are needed to assist crafters with transporting craft items. Adult volunteers are needed for admission ticket sales from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm. (various shifts)

Sunday, Dec. 3rd, 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Adult volunteers are needed for admission ticket sales. (various shifts) From 4:00 – 7:00 pm student volunteers are needed to take tables down and to assist crafters with transport of craft items.

For more information on these and other volunteer opportunities please contact Volunteer Coordinator Sheila Nordin at 814-836-6176 or Nordin@mtsd.org.

Please check your calendars early and call or email me to be scheduled. Spots for Honey Harvest and Scary Creature Feature fill quickly on a first come first serve basis. I would like to have the Schoolhouse Craft Festival schedule set before November 15th.