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The World's Largest Baby Shower

Saturday, March 10th, 2018
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A 1-Day Event that brings Fun, Excitement, Shopping and Education to the maternity experience. A place where a new family can make important lifelong connections and find answers from leading professionals in our community.Truly an event for the whole family featuring Educational Seminars, New-Mom Organizations, Fashion Shows, Games and Prizes, Shopping, Pampering and more! There’s even a Daddy Boot Camp for the Dads.
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34 Positions Filled | 10 Impacts | 57 Hours

Location: The Jones Center, Springdale, AR 72764

Shifts (11)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
Dads will be given instruction on how to change a baby, bath a baby, feed a baby, rock a baby and then put it to bed. The dad who does the tasks correctly the fastest wins. Each participant will win a gift bag. Overall winner will win a gift basket.4/4Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
Crawling babies will have a chance to compete for prizes. 5 babies will be allowed to sign up for each race and each baby who competes will win a gift bag. The first baby to cross the finish line wins and if a baby walks, they are disqualified.
The winner of each race will win a gift basket and move onto the finals where the five race winners will compete to win a prize.
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Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
Volunteers will be helping out wherever they’re needed. This means you may be running around grabbing things that stations need, or you could end up working at a station with other volunteers if it gets busy. What you end up doing will all depend on how the day goes and what the stations need.0/6Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
Our models will show up at the secret back stage at area. They are allowed to line up in any order with their fashion show index card description in hand. As they approach the stage, their cards will be collected and handed to the announcers. If a model forgets her card, we will have back ups with us.4/8Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
As people are entering the Jones Center, they will be split into 2 lines: those who have exact cash to pay for their ticket and those who will need change. You will be in charge of those who have exact cash, so you will just take the cash, put the cash in its assigned location, and hand the person the correct number of tickets.3/4Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
As people are entering the Jones Center, they will be divided into 2 lines: those who have exact cash to pay for the ticket and those who will need change. You will be helping those who will need change.4/4Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
Goodie Bags: Volunteers will distribute goodie bags as people enter the Jones Center3/8Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
Volunteers will keep the area safe and manage the bounce houses. Kids 5 and over in the large bounce house and children under 5 in the smaller bounce house.2/4Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
There will be a prize (you’ll be informed of what it is as soon as we get all of the details about it so that you can answer any questions people at the event might have) that people can buy raffle tickets to enter to win. Volunteers will sell the tickets and manage the money from the tickets.2/4Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
Participants will be able to design their own onesie. Volunteers will keep the station clean and keep onesies organized by size.4/4Over
Start: Sat, Mar 10, 8:30AM
End: Sat, Mar 10, 2:30PM
People are able to purchase tickets prior to the day of the event. Your job will be to collect these tickets as people with presold tickets come through the line.1/4Over

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Annsley Stewart wrote on March 9th, 2018

Hello everyone and thank you all so much for volunteering to serve at the World’s Largest Baby Shower for the March of Dimes! Your support makes our mission possible and with your help we will be provide valuable education to many expecting mothers in our community.

I just wanted to share a few details about the event and what to expect tomorrow.

• Date: Saturday March 10, 2018
• Location: Jones Center in Springdale: 922 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764
• Time: Arrive at 8:30 to check in and get instructions for your station. Doors will open promptly at 9am.
• Additional Details:
o Everyone can check in at the entrance (tickets sales tables)
o Please wear something comfortable
 If you have a purple shirt please wear it to support the March of Dimes or your organizations shirt.
o Lunch will be served to volunteers

If you have any questions please feel free to give me a call at 479-263-5391.

Again thank you and I look forward to seeing you all tomorrow.

Annsley Stewart wrote on March 8th, 2018

Thank you all so much for volunteering to help! I appreciate the support and it wouldn't be possible without you! I will be sending information about location and check soon. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out and contact me at astewart@marchofdimes.org.
Thanks again and we look forward to seeing you!