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Volunteer at WGBY

WGBY is already at work planning a number of fabulous Fall 2014 events that offer fun opportunities for volunteers. There's nothing like the camaraderie of working side by side with people who care about WGBY's mission!

LittleFest
Springfield Museums
Saturday, September 13

This is a fun children’s event that fosters and celebrates early childhood literacy. Volunteers are needed for the book table, and to help with Curious George (the event’s big star!) Two shifts are available:
9:30 AM  – 1:00 PM
12:30 PM – 4:00 PM

If you would like to help out with LittleFest, please send an email to Deb Montgomery dmontgomery@wgby.org. Please include your shift and task preference.

Presencia
Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame
Friday, September 26

If you love Latin food, music or culture, this is the event for you. Guests (and volunteers) enjoy superb food from local restaurants, and fabulous Latin music and dancing. Lots of shifts:
Set up                   3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Registration        4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Patron Check      4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Serve Food          5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Pack up                9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

If you would like to help out with Presencia, please send an email to Deb Montgomery dmontgomery@wgby.org. Please include your shift and task  preference.

Paradise City Arts Festival
Three-County Fairgrounds, Northampton
Saturday, October 11 – Monday – October 13

Volunteers needed starting Thursday, October 9 – Tuesday, October 14
If you enjoy being surrounded by gorgeous artwork, and like meeting artists, you will love this event. You get free admission to the festival on the day of your shift. Tasks including, setting up displays, soliciting donations from artist, booth siting, hosting the WGBY auction tables, and more. We need a small army, and some of that army needs to be physically strong!|

If you would like to help out with Paradise City Arts Festival, please send an email to Deb Montgomery dmontgomery@wgby.org. Please include your shift preference and task.

Thursday, October 9 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM*

Friday, October 10, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM*
Friday, October 10, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM*

Saturday, October 11, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Saturday, October 11, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Saturday, October 11, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM*

Sunday, October 12, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sunday, October 12, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Sunday, October 12, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM*

Monday, October 13, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Monday, October 13, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Monday, October 13, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM*

Tuesday, October 14, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM (at WGBY)
Tuesday, October 14, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM (at WGBY)

* = We need some physically strong volunteers for this shift.

If you would like to help out with Paradise City Arts Festival, please send an email to Deb Montgomery dmontgomery@wgby.org. Please include your shift and task preference

Volunteers make all the difference at WGBY.

We'll supply the training you need for the many exciting opportunities for volunteers.

  • Membership Drives
  • Weekday Clerical
  • Volunteer Guild Projects
  • WGBY Special Events

WGBY is powered by the public, with volunteers making up the largest part of the station’s work force. Volunteers are made up of:

  • Individuals
  • Businesses, both large and small
  • Community Organizations

Volunteering is a great way to have fun while helping your community. Your contribution is greatly appreciated.

Interested in becoming a volunteer? Contact:

Carey Larsen

Volunteer Coordinator

413-781-2801 x 243

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