Work Parties

Food and Friends at the Senior Center
Ice Rink Host

Dog Park Work Party, Dec 2, 10am-Noon
Volunteers are needed as we head to the Dog Park on Saturday, Dec 2 from 10am-12pm to clean up the garden beds surrounding this popular park.  Dog Park, adopted by Rogue Credit Union, is located where Helman St intersects with 70 W. Nevada: head into Verde Village on Almeda Drive and take the first right down to the Dog Park.  Tools, gloves, snacks and drinks provided.  If you're interested please contact Lori Ainsworth at 541.552.2264 or by email.

Ice Rink Hosts Needed
Volunteers needed to help at our seasonal Ashland Rotary Centennial Ice Rink starting mid-November. No skating experience necessary! Thursday, Friday and weekend day and night shifts available.  Earn one free pass and skate rental after only 8 hours of volunteering.  High school students will also earn community service hours! Contact Lori Ainsworth at 541.552.2264 or by email.

Volunteers Needed at Senior Center
The Food & Friends Program at the Ashland Senior Center needs volunteers. Two to four hour shifts are available, Monday through Friday. This is a great way to interact with seniors and give back to the community!  If you're interested, please contact Lori Ainsworth at 541.552.2264 or by email. 

Nature Center Gardeners
Gardeners are always needed at the North Mountain Park Nature Center Demonstration Gardens.  Have fun gardening in a group on Wednesday mornings or come out on your own.  Tools and friendly training provided.

High School & College Students
Students can earn community service hours, complete a Senior Project, Practicum or Capstone with us. For more information about any of these volunteer opportunities please call Lori Ainsworth, Ashland Parks & Recreation Volunteer & Event Coordinator at 541.552.2264 or email

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