Start the holiday season off right by volunteering.

November 2, 2017

One-day Opportunities

Family Volunteer Day
Saturday, November 18  |  9 a.m.-noon 
Families that volunteer are entered to win Disney Parks tickets! Start this holiday season off right by giving back to your community! Help assemble community baby shower kits and emergency kits for families in need at the Senior Center. We'll also bring the volunteer work outside to Rolland Moore Park to do some park maintenance work like raking, painting, fall cleanup, and trash pickup. After the volunteering ends, join us in the Senior Center theater for a Disney movie showing and popcorn as a big thank you to our VoluntEARS. Family Volunteer Day is a day of service that celebrates the power of families who work together to support their communities and neighborhoods. Volunteering is a great way for kids and adults to make new friends, develop compassion for their neighbors, and even pick up a new skill or two! It’s an amazing day – don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity!

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Dia de los Muertos 
Saturday, November 4  |  Various Shift Times between 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
A Celebration to honor our departed loved ones, though visual and oral stories, dance, music, smells, and food….. Duties include: Setup, Cleanup, Decorating, Run Arts and Craft tables, work with children, face painting booth, warm and serve food, and other small duties please email the Activity Contact for the time you are available to help. event time - 1-4 PM Setup 10 am – 1:00 PM Cleanup 4-6 PM

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Long-term Opportunities

Adaptive Recreation Opportunities
Our volunteers are part of a dynamic team who strive toward a more inclusive and fun Fort Collins for people of all abilities. We provide specialized therapeutic recreation classes and events, and inclusion support for classes listed in the Recreator. Training is provided. See the link below to start volunteering for events like the ARO Thanksgiving Meal and Theme Dances. Additional activities can be seen in Engage after going through the training. 

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Events to Attend

Cycling in Winter
Tuesday, November 7  |  5:30-7:00 p.m.

Interested in riding year-round, but not sure how to prepare for the colder season? Learn tips and techniques to help you ride safely, confidently, and comfortably. Topics include what to wear, what to ride, safe winter bike handling, route selection, and winter bike maintenance. Class will be held in the Lounge at Northside Aztlan.

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