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Volunteer opportunity description

Adventures NYC 2013

 

Saturday, June 22, 2013
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
 
Central Park, the Bandshell Area
enter at 72nd Street
 
 
Rain or Shine

Join NYC Parks and Backpacker Magazine for the 9th annual Adventures NYC, and discover adventure right here in your own backyard! Get ready to hike, bike, climb and paddle as we celebrate NYC Parks and the great outdoors.

On Saturday, June 22, stop by Central Park and enjoy a day of outdoor adventure . Sponsor activities will include:

  • The North Face Zone
  • The STIHL Lumberjack Show
  • The L.L.Bean Aquatic Zone, featuring Kayaking, Fly Casting, & Stand Up Paddleboarding
  • Bear Naked Climbing Zone
  • Mountain Bike Expo
  • Bike Helmet Giveaway, courtesy of NYC DOT
  • Health & Fitness Clinics
  • Outdoor Gear Exhibits
  • Free Bike Valet Parking
  • Live Music & Entertainment

Fun activities Volunteers could be expected  to help with:

·         Line Management/ Crowd Control

·         Waiver Management

·        Provide instructions and/or assistance on activities 

·         Survey’s

 

*Volunteers must be over the age of 18 to qualify for this opportunity and must be able to attend a mandatory orientation on  Tuesday, June 18, 5:30-6:30 pm.

 

If you are interested in taking part in this volunteer opportunity please email me at Twywana.bush@parks.nyc.gov  with the following by June 14th :

1. Name

2. Group affiliation (if applicable)

3. Do you meet the over 18 age requirement?

 

Thank you and we look forward to having you volunteer at Adventures NYC 2013!

Requirements

 

  1. Must be over the age of 18 
  2. Must be able to attend the mandatory orientation on Tuesday, June 18th
  3. Must email me at Twywana.bush@parks.nyc.gov  with the required information no later then June 14th :

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers on these days:
June 22, 2013

About the organization

New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Contact:
Twywana Bush
Special Event Coordinator
212-360-8217
Organization’s website:
http://www.nycgovparks.org/
Volunteer opportunity website:
http://www.nycgovparks.org...