Updated June 23, 2019 | Youth & Adult Volunteer Opportunities from the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley

 

ARTSQUEST, Bethlehem is looking for volunteers (adult supervision for age 14-15) to join the best music festival in North America – Musikfest! Join your friends, family, and coworkers and support your community. ArtsQuest has a job for everyone from beer tapping to keeping the festival grounds clean, and much more! Sign up at www.artsquest.org/volunteer or call Courtney at 610-332-1354 for a paper application.

 

EASTERN PA DOWN SYNDROME CENTER, Trexlertown is hosting an event at Eight Oaks Craft Distillers on Thursday, July 11 from 12pm-9pm. Volunteers (adult supervision for ages 14-17) are needed to help at the raffle tables, kids crafts, and outdoor games area. Four-hour time slots are available from 12-4pm and/or 4-8pm. Call Kerri DiDario, 610-402-0188, epdsckerri@gmail.com.

 

GRACEDALE NURSING HOME, Nazareth needs a volunteer to play either the piano or organ for their weekly Friday worship service from 2-3pm. Someone who could commit to most of the Friday afternoons through August is preferred. Beginning in September, the schedule could be reduced to twice a month. Call Jennie Repsher, 610-829-3823, jrepsher@northamptoncounty.org.

 

GREATER VALLEY YMCA, Easton is looking for volunteers (adult supervision for ages 15-17) to help with their Annual Firecracker 4-Miler Race from 6-11:30am on Thursday, July 4. Proceeds support youth program scholarships at the Easton/Phillipsburg Branch of Greater Valley YMCA. Various race-related duties: finish line support, registration, fundraising, food table, course marshal, water stations, etc. Call Julie Novick, 610-438-6065, julienovick@gv-ymca.org.

 

LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO, Schnecksville is looking for dedicated volunteers (adult supervision 10-12 years) for the 2019 season. Volunteers may assist with positions including interactive exhibits, conservation activity stations, special events, memberships, marketing, and grounds departments. Call Julia Seeley, 610-799-4171 x248, jseeley@lvzoo.org.

 

MORAVIAN HALL SQUARE, Nazareth runs independently facilitated activities and needs volunteers for a Poker Night every Wednesday at 6-8pm on Bethany and Morningstar Neighborhoods and a Macramé Instructor for a weekly Friday class from 2-3pm. Call Pam Kleckner, 610-746-1120, pamk@moravian.com.

 

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK, Nazareth needs volunteers for their Free Fridays (when member agencies shop at their food bank at no cost to them). Usually up to 10 volunteers are needed from 12:30-2:30pm. Volunteers must be comfortable lifting to 50 lbs., bending, and walking for the entire time. Call Idaliz Burgos, 484-287-4015, iburgos@caclv.org.

 

THE DAVINCI DISCOVERY CENTER, Allentown is looking for two to three skilled carpenters to volunteer to build a small set of stairs with a railing and platform for fun, new activities coming soon to the Center. This should be a five to ten days project (approximately) with the possibility of beginning the week of June 24th. References will be required. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Call Joan Amaya, 484-664-1002 x129, joan@davincisciencecenter.org.

 

 

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