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Books for Brunch 9/11 National Day of Service & Remembrance

Saturday, September 9th to Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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PositionsMany Remaining
Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age Limit16 and up
Description
COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS unite in a day of service in remembrance of 9/11. Books for Brunch will be hosted by Dixie State University, in partnership with UNITED WAY DIXIE at the Gardner Center on Saturday, September 9th, from 9 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Community members are invited to bring a new children's book for a free brunch, and listen to stories being read. A special opening ceremony presented by local veterans will begin at 9:30 a.m. VOLUNTEERS are needed to help with light set-up, greeting the public, sorting and leveling books, and light event take-down. Please join us as we support local literacy programs, and unite as a community in meaningful volunteer service. Please visit the link provided to sign up for a shift.
PerksBrunch, community service hours, and 9/11 National Day of Service Certificate.
Parking DetailsParking is open on the weekends. You may park in the parking lot north of the Burns Arena or in the lot off off 700 East (University Avenue) and 300 South
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105 Positions Filled | 103 Impacts | 199 Hours

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Shifts (15)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
 
 
Guest Readers-By InvitationSat, Sep 09, 7:30AMSat, Sep 09, 12:00PM

Gardner Center, 225 S 700 E, St. George, UT 84770
12/11Over
Set-UpSat, Sep 09, 7:30AMSat, Sep 09, 9:00AMVolunteers are needed to help with light event set-up.

Gardner Center, 225 S University Avenue ( 700 E), St. George, UT 84770
16/20Over
Meet and GreetSat, Sep 09, 8:30AMSat, Sep 09, 10:30AMGreet community members and collect books.

Gardner Center, 225 S University Avenue ( 700 E), St. George, UT 84770
22/20Over
Guest Readers-By InvitationSat, Sep 09, 9:00AMSat, Sep 09, 11:00AM

Gardner Center, 225 S 700 E, St. George, UT 84770
8/10Over
Helped with planning or other event prepSat, Sep 09, 9:00AMTue, Sep 12, 10:00PMPlanning, decorations, photography, fliers, certificates

Gardner Center, 225 S 700 E, St. George, UT 84770
0/10Over
Sort and level booksSat, Sep 09, 10:30AMSat, Sep 09, 12:30PMSort and level books collected.

Gardner Center, 225 S 700 E, St. George, UT 84770
5/20Over
Take-DownSat, Sep 09, 11:00AMSat, Sep 09, 12:30PMAssist with light duties at the end of the event. Stack chairs, help clear tables, and other miscellaneous take down assignments.

Gardner Center, 225 S University Avenue ( 700 E), St. George, UT 84770
1/15Over
Read books to children at schoolsMon, Sep 11, 10:00AMMon, Sep 11, 11:00AMDeliver and read books to local school and read books to groups of children.

Dixie Sun Elementary, 1795 West 1230 North, St. George, UT 84770
3/20Over
Read books to children at schoolsMon, Sep 11, 1:45PMTue, Sep 12, 1:45PMDeliver and read books to local programs and read books to groups of children in after-school programs.

Sandstone Elementary, 850 North 2450 East, St. George, UT 84790
9/9Over
Deliver and read booksMon, Sep 11, 2:15PMMon, Sep 11, 3:30PMDeliver the books to local programs and sign up to read to groups of children. Can meet at a school below to read or Dixie State (2:15) to transport books.

Gardner Center, 225 S 700 E, St. George, UT 84770
1/15Over
Read books to children at schoolsMon, Sep 11, 2:45PMMon, Sep 11, 3:45PMDeliver and read books to local programs and read books to groups of children.

Legacy Elementary, 280 East 100 South, St. George, UT 84770
12/25Over
Read books to children at schoolsMon, Sep 11, 2:45PMMon, Sep 11, 3:45PMRead books to small groups of children.

Heritage Elementary, 747 East Riverside Drive, St. George, UT 84790
7/25Over
Read books to children at schoolsMon, Sep 11, 2:45PMMon, Sep 11, 3:45PMRead books to children in small groups.

-Washington Elementary, 300 North 300 East, St. George, UT 84770
5/16Over
Read books to children at schoolsMon, Sep 11, 2:45PMMon, Sep 11, 3:45PMRead books to children. One on one or in small groups.

Sunset Elementary, 495 North Westridge Drive, St. George, UT 84770
1/10Over
Read books to children at schoolsMon, Sep 11, 3:45PMMon, Sep 11, 4:45PMRead books to children one on one or in small groups.

Hurricane Elementary, 948 West 325, Hurricane, UT 84737
3/10Over