Volunteers Needed for 2 Work Parties on Sat, Nov 16!
Come join us as we clean up the garden beds and plant flower bulbs at both Hunter and Garfield Parks on Saturday, November. 16. Tools, gloves, snacks and hot drinks provided. High school students will earn community service hours! For more information please contact Lori Ainsworth at 541.552.2264 or by email.
Volunteers Needed at Senior Center
Do you have two free hours a week to help our Ashland seniors? We need volunteers, 18 years or older, on Wednesday and Thursday mornings to serve lunch at the Ashland Senior Center through the RVCOG Food and Friends Program. Shifts are 9-11am or 11am-1pm. For more information please contact Lori Ainsworth at 541.552.2264 or by email.
Volunteer at the Ice Rink!
Our seasonal Ashland Rotary Centennial Ice Rink opens November 21 and we’re looking for volunteers to help with weekday school groups and during the busy weekend Rec Skate. No skating experience necessary! High school students earn community service hours. All volunteers will earn free skate passes. For more information 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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