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William Land Park Cleanup

2015-03-05

What: Help keep Land Park beautiful! Make new friends and reconnect with old ones. Corps volunteers are provided all necessary tools and supplies and are led by experienced team captains. Includes a complimentary light breakfast and regular lunch.

When: March 7th, 9AM – 12PM.

Where: William Land Park

Signup By: Sign up on our website by March 4.


Kiwanis March in March

2015-03-05

What: Like a jog-a-thon or an awake-a-thon, you must collect pledges for an amount of laps that you will walk/jog around the Kiwanis Family House. All proceeds will support the Kiwanis Family House at UC Davis Medical Center, which provides temporary housing and support to families of critically ill and injured patients being treated at UC Davis Medical Center and Shriners Hospitals in Sacrament

When: Saturday, March 21, 2015. 8:30AM - 9:30AM Free pancake breakfast for all participants! 9:30AM - 10:00AM Join hands around the KFH 10:00AM - 12:00PM March laps around KFH 10:00AM - 1:00PM KFH Carnival

Where: Kiwanis Family House, 2875 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817

Signup By: Sign up on our website by March 15


Native Oak Woodland Planting

2015-03-02

What: We will be reforesting a portion of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge by planting native trees and shrubs in abandoned agricultural lands. We hope to plant 150 new tree and shrub seedlings, which will someday provide habitat for local wildlife.

When: Saturday 3/21/2015 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Where: The planting site is located in a rural area of Elk Grove, off of Hood-Franklin Road and west of I-5.

Signup By: Sign up on our website and sign up on this link. http://sactree.force.com/gw_volunteers__volunteersjoblistingfs


Arbor Day Planting at Fisherman's Lake

2015-03-02

What: Volunteers will be working in an area adjacent to Fisherman's Lake to plant 24 trees as part of a study being conducted by the USDA Forest Service, evaluating the effects of climate on specific tree species.

When: Saturday 3/7/2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: We will be planting in the Fisherman's Lake area of Sacramento, 95834.

Signup By: Spots are already full, but for those who have already signed up on http://sactree.force.com/gw_volunteers__volunteersjoblistingfs, Sign up on our website to log your hours.


Sutter Children’s Center Wellness Festival

2015-02-28

What: Families will celebrate active and healthy living at the Sutter Children's Center Wellness Festival! Families can enjoy free play, games, healthy fun and more. Sutter's medical personnel will also be on hand to answer questions and provide information on healthy childhood development. Volunteer Duties include: Arts & Crafts - Costumed Characters - Games - Maintenance – and more.

When: March 21, 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Where: Fairytale Town

Signup By: Sign up on our website ASAP.


Spring Eggstravaganza

2015-02-28

What: Join Fairytale Town for an egg-citing weekend featuring egg hunts, prizes, spring themed arts and crafts and more! Volunteer Duties Include: Arts & Crafts - Costumed Characters - Maintenance - Hunt Attendants - Prize Center Attendants - Stage Hands.

When: April 4th and/or 5th, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Where: Fairytale Town

Signup By: Sign up on our website ASAP.


Shamrock’n 5K and Half Marathon

2015-02-18

What: Help at this race and fundraiser for local charities. Volunteer duties include food bag passing out, packet pickup, medal distribution, tear down, and more.

When: March 14-15, detailed shift information in volunteer form.

Where: Depends on shift.

Signup By: Sign up on our website ASAP, spots are first come, first serve, and are limited and filling up fast. After signing up on the website, email Vivian the volunteer form; Vivian can’t sign you up for the event without the volunteer form!


Spring Craft Fair

2015-02-18

What: Donate baked goods for this annual club fundraiser

When: March 21st, 9AM – 3PM. Baked goods should preferably be dropped off in the morning.

Where: Mission Oaks Community Center

Signup By: Sign up on our website ASAP and email Vivian what you will be bringing and at what time


Easter Egg Hunt

2015-02-18

What: Help set up and run this Easter Egg Hunt and various games run by the Mission Oaks Community Center

When: March 31, 10AM – 12PM

Where: Mission Oaks Community Center

Signup By: Sign up on our website ASAP


Just for Kids Spring Prep Party

2015-02-18

What: Bake cookies, make decorations, etc. for the JFK Spring Party. Help prepare for this special day for kids whose family member has been affected by cancer.

When: March 25, 6 PM - 8 PM

Where: Donna's house, 5245 Mckenzie Glen Ct

Signup By: Sign up on our website ASAP