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ABC Kite Festial - Making kites with families

Sunday, March 12th, 2017


Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitTeens & Older
Making kites with kids and families is easy and fun. We want everyone to have a kite at the kite festival. These kites are simple and made in minutes - and they really do fly. We show you how to do it on the spot. The Exchange club provides all the supplies and staff there to assist and answer questions. There are 2 hour shifts (10-12, 12-2 and 2-4).

We can also use help with selling $2 kites and with signing up folks to enter the kite flying contest. All of these tasks are easy. Shift for contest sign up is 11am to 2pm.

Since the Kite Festival was postponed to March 12 we really ,really need help. Volunteers receive free parking in a reserved lot close to the event or free shuttle rides. The Shuttle stop is by the Bob Bullock Texas History Museum.

The Kite Festival raises funds to keep kids in school through CIS (Communities in Schools) and also for the Moss Pieratt Foundation which studies SUDC (Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood). Any time you have to spend with us we appreciate very much.

And you get to enjoy a great day in a spectacular park with a fantastic sight of hundreds of kites in the sky! Thanks in advance if you can come down to help.
Requirement Details
Being outdoors and working with the public
PerksVolunteers not driving into the event can get a free shuttle ride. Shuttles stop next to the Bob Bullock Texas History Museum. There is a second Shuttle Stop at the Toney Burger Center.
Parking DetailsFree parking is provided in a reserved lot near the event.
CausesChildren & Youth Community Crisis Support Education Sports & Recreation

Location: Zilker Park, 2100 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704

Shifts (6)

Kite Making10:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT) Make simple kites with families. We show you how and supply all materials. Exchange Club...0/8Over
Kite sales10:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT)Sell $2 kites to help raise funds0/4Over
Kite Making12:00pm (CT)2:00pm (CT)Make simple kites with kids and families.4/8Over
Kite sales12:00pm (CT)2:00pm (CT)Sell $2 kites to help raise funds0/4Over
Kite Making2:00pm (CT)4:00pm (CT)Make simple kites with kids and families0/8Over
Kite sales2:00pm (CT)4:00pm (CT)Sell $2 to help raise funds0/4Over