Calendar of Volunteer Events - SUMMER 2016

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Summer Service Opportunities

Friday, June 24, 4:30pm: Taste of Vista, a food event hosted in downtown Vista, is in need of volunteers. All volunteers must check in at 4:30pm and may work a 1.5 hour shift, or a 3 hour shift and recieve $10 off food for the event or a food and beverage ticket. For information, or to sign up email Debbie at dmerdrano51@att.net.

Saturday, June 25: The California Police Athletic Federation is hosting The U.S. Police and Fire Championships in San Diego. Various shifts are available to volunteer at the event. T-shirt, snacks, and lunch are provided to volunteers. Register Here.

Saturday, July 2, 7am-12pm: The 22nd Annual Oceanside Independence Parade is in need of volunteers. Tasks include barricade monitor, announcer, or check-in assistant. For more information, or to register, contact MaryAnne Bruce at 760.754.4512 or mso-aide@pacbell.net.

Saturday, July 9: Help a shelter get ready for year-round opening! Volunteers are needed at Operation Hope Vista. There are two shifts available, 8:00am-10:30am or 10:30am-1pm. Tasks include: grounds work, office, laundry room, and general spring cleaning. Wear clothes you can work in, closed-toe shoes, and bring work/cleaning gloves if you have them. To sign-up email jmartinez2@miracosta.edu.

Saturday, July 9, 7am-6pm: The Carlsbad Parks & Recreation Department is hosting its' Lifestyle & Fitness Festival. Shifts of 3 to 5 hours are available. Optional volunteer training meeting on Wednesday, July 6 at the Carlsbad Senior Center located at 799 Pine Avenue, a light dinner will be provided. Register Here or Complete this form and return to Carlsbad Triathlon & Lifestyle & Fitness Festival, Natalie Alegre, 3096 Harding St, Carlsbad, CA 92008. For more information contact Natalie Alegre at natalie.alegre@carlsbadca.gov.

Sunday, July 10, 4:30am-11:30am: The Carlsbad Triathlon course begins at Tamarack Surf Beach, and follows the coastline of Carlsbad, past scenic beaches, lagoons and a wildlife preserve. Shifts of 3 to 5 hours are available. Optional volunteer training meeting on Wednesday, July 6 at the Carlsbad Senior Center located at 799 Pine Avenue, a light dinner will be provided. Register Here or Complete this form and return to Carlsbad Triathlon & Lifestyle & Fitness Festival, Natalie Alegre, 3096 Harding St, Carlsbad, CA 92008. For more information contact Natalie Alegre at natalie.alegre@carlsbadca.gov.

Saturday, July 16: The Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation is hosting its' Discovery Gala 2016, The Wizard of Agua. Volunteers are needed to help with silent & live auctions, setting up, breaking down, selling raffle tickets, and handing out gifts. Various shifts are available and food is provided to volunteers. For more information, or to sign-up, email morgan@aguahedionda.org.

Friday, July 22-Sunday, July 24: SuperGirl Pro, a surfing event hosted in Oceanside, needs volunteers. Tasks include event management, VIP hospitality, band management, festival village, competition, athlete registration and promotional street teams. Register Here.

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Angel's Depot is looking for volunteers to assist with food packing at 2820 La Mirada Drive, Suite C, Vista, CA 92081. Various shifts available. For more information, or to sign up, email volunteer4us@theangelsdepot.org.

San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy is looking for volunteers to help at Lagoon Platoon every third Saturday of the month. For more information, or to sign up, contact platoon@sanelijo.org.