What classes/activities would you enjoy? ________________________________________________________
What are your special interests? _______________________________________________________________
The Senior Center depends on volunteer members to help with many of our activities and fund raisers.We are a non-profit, tax exempt corporation and must keep our operating costs quite low in order to provide the wonderful variety of activities and events that we all enjoy.
Volunteer Opportunities . . . Place a mark next to the description for as many volunteer activities you are willing to support.
____ Fund Raising:soliciting businesses/individuals to donate money or to give items for some of the following fund raisers:
____ Dances: 4 held during a year's time - Mid Jan "Welcome Snowbirds" dance, Valentine, St. Patrick's Day, Halloween Party .. * note: Our Dances are parties with music - you are welcome to buy a ticket to listen to the music-enjoying other's company.** If you are a volunteer for that dance & sit at the volunteer table when not busy.. you will NOT need to pay for a ticket.
____Need people for: Set up/take down/clean up, kitchen help, ie: the afternoon of the dance- cutting cakes into individual serving sizes, placing food onto serving trays, placement of drink and food tables setting (glasses, large container & scoop for ice, napkins/utensils for serving/eating, plates before/after/during - keeping area clean, bringing fresh food/ice to serving tables, as needed -decorating, sell raffle & other tickets.(when responsibilities of the Lyndell Bldg. employees have other duties during the times needed to have tables/chairs set up prior to or after a dance, we need able bodies to set up or take down those tables/chairs - for this, & other events,you can pop in/out at the times needed. )
____ Fall Fling/Holiday Bazaar:(late Oct or early Nov) Set up/take down, work Tom Bolo table, raffles & 50/50
____ Office/clerical help:Make phone calls to get the volunteers needed for dances, triathlons & other events , (can be done from your home or at center), answer phones when employee is away from desk or aid in signing new members & giving tour of our buildings to those interested. Other items as needed.
___ Community Service: Christmas Tree Lighting for City of PCB, Fourth of July, occasional EXPO, man tables for part or whole event, giving information to public about us.
____ Triathlon:2 held per yr. Wed/Thurs/Fri prior to Mother's day.Iron Man in November 4 days.Sign up for time slots to aid the athletes to purchase tickets for special events, register participants, hand out free packets. (we receive a donation for the Center when enough volunteers from the Center help)
____ Pot Luck (Third Wed of Sept - April): Help Kathleen Cook set up serving area, sell 50/50 tickets, clean up - wipe tables/trash to bins/wash/put away/lite sweep of floor, re settables/chairs to standard setting(Remember to bring a favorite dish to share at the lunch.. can be bought or homemade & encourage others to do the same)