Skip to Main Content

Lafapalooza 2014

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

About

PositionsMany Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close DateAny time before the event ends or when space runs out.
Description
The Landis Center collaborates with a variety of partners to organize one-time service opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Students, faculty, and staff, can participate in a local project, while alumni across the country engage in their own communities. Many of these projects will take place outside and the event will take place rain-or-shine.

Please contact Andrew Goldberg (goldbeas@lafayette.edu) for more information.
CausesCommunity
GivePulse
255 Positions Filled | 221 Impacts | 789 Hours

Multiple Addresses

Shifts (32)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:30am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:00pm
This project aims to provide a flower and vegetable garden and pond for the elementary school students and families of Paxinosa and the west ward. We will spend the day cleaning up an area that was once a lovely garden and pond. Much has been overgrown and not cared for. We will prep flower beds, clean out an existing small pond, build raised beds among other gardening and cleanup projects. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Bus 1 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Paxinosa Elementary School, 1221 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
11/11Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:30am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:00pm
Gardening and installing fencing. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Bus 1 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 532 Ferry St Garden, Easton, PA 18042
6/6Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:30am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:15pm
Planting trees at Cottingham Stadium in Easton. Be prepared to do physical labor, including digging, planting, and mulching. Please wear sturdy clothes and shoes!

Trans: Bus 1 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Cottingham Stadium / Spring Garden Street, between 11th and 12th Streets, Easton, PA 18042
6/7Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:30am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:00pm
Digging and general garden cleanup. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Bus 1 am

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Garden is at corner of S. 5th St. and Ferry St. Right behind the Jacob Nicholas House., Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:30am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:00pm
Clean up, garden, landscaping, and planting. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Bus 1 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 498 Washington Street, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:30am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:00pm
Clean-up project at Project of Easton! Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing.

Trans: Bus 1 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 320 Ferry Street, Easton, PA 18042
4/4Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:30am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:00pm
Clean out existing planter boxes and fill them with soil to get ready for planting in May. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Bus 1 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Corner of 12th and Ferry, Easton, PA 18042
4/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:45am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Organizing activity rooms, cleaning out the basement, and also preparing for a yard sale. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Van AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Firth Youth Center / 108 Anderson St., Phillipsburg, PA 08865
4/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:45am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Nurture Nature Center has been invited to participate at the Lehigh Valley Zoo's Arbor Day/Party for the Planet Event. We need volunteers to sit at our Nurture Nature Center information table and talk to visitors about our organization as they visit the zoo.

Trans: Van AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Lehigh Valley Zoo, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville, PA 18078
5/5Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:45am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Outdoor clean up and beautification projects. Projects may include: putting up additional play yards, converting a porch into a much needed laundry room, rebuilding two sheds, weeding walking path, gravel work in existing play yards, walking areas, debris clean-up, painting, laying paving stones in sitting areas. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Van AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton, PA 18042
5/7Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 8:45am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Sprucing up around the cottages, planting, and mulching. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Van AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 2000 South 25th Street, Easton, PA 18042
7/7Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Pick up bags of food donated by South Side residents in Easton.

Trans: Bus 2 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 902 Philadelphia Road, Easton, PA 18042
6/6Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Volunteers will help clean the raised beds and get ready for spring planting. Volunteers will plant for the coming outdoor garden classrooms. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Bus 2 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 1075 Lehigh driveNear the Lafayette Boathouse along the Lehigh Canal, Easton, PA 18042
6/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
"Awakening" the garden in preparation for end of May planting, mulching, repairing any damage done by the harsh winter weather, preparing a plot for potato planting. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Bus 2 AM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Easton Urban Farm (formerly South Side Community Garden--behind the Easton Area Neighborhood Centers, 902 Philadelphia Road, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 9:00am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:00pm
Join members of the Lafayette Alumni of the Lehigh Valley in removing litter and debris from the Karl Stirner Arts Trail, one of Easton's favorite urban green spaces.

Please advise: volunteers should wear long pants, and walking shoes/boots.

Trans: Bus 2 AM, Walking Back

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Meet at the parking lot by the "blue bridge." (The closest address is 500 Bushkill Drive. From the, Easton, PA 18042
7/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 9:15am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
We will be working in Centre Square to do edging, weeding and mulching. We will also be working on the gateway intersections of South Third and Washington Streets AND N. Fourth and Bushkill Streets to edge, weed, trim, plant and mulch. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Walking

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Centre Square (near monument) / the intersection of S. Third and Washington Streets / The intersecti, Easton, PA 18042
9/15Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 9:15am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Clearing a storage area, packing school supplies, preparing for renovations, etc. Please wear comfortable footwear and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Walking

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Third Street Allaince for Women and Children : 41 North Third Street, Easton, PA 18042
6/6Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 9:15am
End: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
Landscaping. Please wear comfortable footwear and appropriate clothing!

Transport: Walking

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Safe Harbor Easton, 536 Bushkill Drive, Easton, PA 18042
6/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 3:45pm
Gardening and installing fencing. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!
Transportation: Bus 1 PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 532 Ferry St - lot at the corner of S. 6th and Ferry Sts., Easton, PA 18042
7/7Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 3:45pm
Digging and general garden cleanup. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Bus 1 PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Garden is at corner of S. 5th St. and Ferry St. Right behind the Jacob Nicholas House., Easton, PA 18042
9/9Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 3:45pm
Clean up, garden, landscaping, and planting. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!
Transportation: Bus 1 PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 498 Washington Street, Easton, PA 18042
9/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:30pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 3:45pm
This project aims to provide a flower and vegetable garden and pond for the elementary school students and families of Paxinosa and the west ward. We will spend the day cleaning up an area that was once a lovely garden and pond. Much has been overgrown and not cared for. We will prep flower beds, clean out an existing small pond, build raised beds among other gardening and cleanup projects. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Bus 1 - PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Paxinosa Elementary School, 1221 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:45pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:00pm
Community-based event with lots of activities! Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Trans: Van PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, YMCA of Easton, Phillipsburg & Vicinity / 1225 W. Lafayette Street, Easton, PA 18042
17/16Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:45pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:00pm
Nurture Nature Center has been invited to participate at the Lehigh Valley Zoo's Arbor Day/Party for the Planet Event. We need volunteers to sit at our Nurture Nature Center information table and talk to visitors about our organization as they visit the zoo.

Trans: Van PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Lehigh Valley Zoo / 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville, PA 18078
3/3Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:45pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:00pm
Outdoor clean up and beautification projects. Projects may include: putting up additional play yards, converting a porch into a much needed laundry room, rebuilding two sheds, weeding walking path, gravel work in existing play yards, walking areas, debris clean-up, painting, laying paving stones in sitting areas. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Van PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton, PA 18042
6/7Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 12:45pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:00pm
Sprucing up around the cottages, planting, and mulching. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Van PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 2000 South 25th Street, Easton, PA 18042
6/7Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 1:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:15pm
Sorting food for food bank shelves.

Trans: Bus 2 PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 902 Philadelphia Road, Easton, PA 18042
6/6Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 1:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:15pm
Gardening, cleanup, and planting. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Bus 2 PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 1436 Lynn Street, Easton, PA 18042
16/17Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 1:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:15pm
"Awakening" the garden in preparation for end of May planting, mulching, repairing any damage done by the harsh winter weather, preparing a plot for potato planting. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Bus 2- PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Easton Urban Farm (formerly South Side Community Garden) / (behind the Easton Area Neighborhood Cent, 902 Philadelphia Road, Easton, PA 18042
10/10Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 1:00pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:15pm
Clean up and preparation of planting rows and beds. Please wear sneakers and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Bus 2- PM

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, 902 Philadelphia Road, Easton, PA 18042
14/16Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 1:15pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:00pm
Clearing a storage area, packing school supplies, preparing for renovations, etc. Please wear comfortable footwear and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Walking

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Third Street Allaince for Women and Children : 41 North Third Street, Easton, PA 18042
9/9Over
Start: Sat, Apr 26 1:15pm
End: Sat, Apr 26 4:00pm
Landscaping. Please wear comfortable footwear and appropriate clothing!

Transportation: Walking

Registration at: Grossman House Pavillion, across from Williams Center for the Arts, Safe Harbor Easton, 536 Bushkill Drive, Easton, PA 18042
8/10Over