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Volunteers needed to help with kayak demos this weekend

By | July 24, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Volunteers are needed to help Kayak Patti on Saturday and Sunday at Discover Presque Isle (near the Perry Monument). Patti needs volunteers to help with kayak and paddle board demonstrations on Saturday, between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., and on Sunday, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. You can work a two-, three-, or four-hour… View Article

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Volunteers needed to help at Zabawa

By | July 14, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Looking for an opportunity to help out over the summer and be involved in one of the Erie Diocese’s most well attended events?   Holy Trinity’s Zabawa — the annual Polish Heritage Festival — is the place for you. The festival organizers are actively looking for help in serving the food to the large crowd of… View Article

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Volunteers needed for July water chestnut pulls at Audubon

By | July 9, 2014 2:32 pm | 0 Comments

 

Volunteers are needed to help save local waterways from invasive water chestnuts, which have taken a foothold at the Audubon Sanctuary, near Jamestown, N.Y. Water chestnut pulling sessions at the Audubon Center & Sanctuary’s Big Pond are scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to noon on Thursdays, July 17, 24, 31 and Saturdays, July 12 and 19. All adults and children 13… View Article

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Saturday concert to benefit Erie veterans group

By | July 4, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Composer, guitarist and harp guitarist Muriel Anderson will perform a benefit concert for Erie’s Music for Veterans program on Saturday, at 8 p.m., at the Erie Art Museum, 20 E. Fifth St. Vinny Stefanelli, also a guitarist, started Music for Veterans as a way to reintegrate veterans into civilian society after their service to their country. Participating… View Article

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Because You Care seeks volunteers to help at shelter, events

By | July 2, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Because You Care animal rescue organization recently opened a cat adoption center at 6041 West Road, McKean. A dog kennel is set to open this summer. Volunteers are needed to help in numerous roles, including cleaning and scooping litter, feeding the animals, socializing animals, answering the telephone, selling merchandise to members of the public, and… View Article

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Bike ride Sunday at Presque Isle to raise funds for kids’ bicycle charity

By | June 24, 2014 1:03 am | 0 Comments

 

Join Cody’s Ride of Hope on Sunday at Presque Isle State Park, and help brighten the lives of sick children. The event is a bike ride to benefit Cody’s Wheels Of Hope, a nonprofit organization that accepts donations in order to buy bicycles, riding toys and safety helmets for children with life-threatening diseases. The ride… View Article

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Help make this year’s Discover Presque Isle a success

By | June 22, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Discover Presque Isle is a three-day event held every year to raise funds for improvements to Presque Isle State Park. It takes nearly 200 volunteers to make the event a success. This year’s festival is set for July 25-27. As always, there will be a variety of family-oriented fun, including live music, a large children’s festival, art and craft vendors,… View Article

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L.E.A.F. needs volunteers for summer events

By | June 20, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier Park is gearing up for its summer events and is seeking volunteers to help make them a success. The Arts at the Arboretum series kicks off on July 3 with Poets’ Hall Presents, then continues with an outdoor concert series that runs on six Thursdays in July and August… View Article

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Heavy-equipment operators sought for CelebrateErie

By | June 12, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Do you own construction equipment or other big machinery that would be interesting to children? CelebrateErie organizers are seeking volunteers with heavy equipment, tractors and the like to showcase their vehicles in the three-day festival as part of the Kids Construction Zone. This year’s CelebrateErie is scheduled for Aug. 15 through 17. Organizers call the Kids Construction Zone… View Article

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Fun fair/carnival today to benefit Erie Animal Network

By | June 8, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Bring the family for some good old-fashioned carnival-type fun at the Erie Animal Network Carnival and Fun Fair today, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Sparrow Pond Campground, 11103 Rte 19 N., in Waterford. Admission to the fair is free, and there will be food — including carnival-type snacks — to purchase, plus games, music,… View Article

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