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Lake Katherine
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Upcoming Service Opportunities

Public Work Days

We do not have any work days scheduled at this time. Please check back later for future events.

Opportunities for Current High School Students

Our annual winter festival will be held on Saturday, February 3rd. We are looking for student volunteers who can assist either during the event in one of the areas listed below or with clean-up or take-down after the event. If you are interested in volunteering, complete the online registration no later than Monday, January 29th: Shifts are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so early registration is recommended. There will be no walk-in positions available on the day of the event.

8:30am - 12:00pm Shift

  • Set-up tables, chairs, displays, etc.
  • Prep activity stations

11:30am - 4:30pm Shifts

  • Children's farm helpers
  • Front gate greeters
  • Face painters
  • Outdoor activity stations

3:30pm - 6:00pm Shift

  • Assist with end-of-festival clean-up checklists
  • Take down tables, chairs, displays, etc.
  • Sweeping and mopping

If you have any questions about volunteering for the event, please contact Bridget at 708-761-3052.


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