Volunteers Needed for Arc Programs

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The Arc of Greater Williamsburg is in need of volunteers for various programs held weekly. To volunteer for any of these programs, please contact Betty Faye, Email, or call 229-3535.

Thursday, 23 May, 7:00-9:00 PM, Lifelong Learning, “Let’s Talk About It  WJCC Recreation Center, Meeting Rooms A&B, 5301 Longhill Road, Williamsburg.  This is an important program.  Speakers will discuss topics that include:  good communication skills; interaction w/peers, employers, and friends; and kindness initiatives.   10 volunteers are needed to assist w/arrival & departure, the class, and refreshments.  Please meet Sandy @ 6:30pm at the Rec Center, enter one-story, far-left wing of building.


Tuesday, 28 May, 7:00-9:00 PM, Fitness Team Session
“Yoga w/Anita:”  WJCC Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road, Williamsburg 23188.  5 volunteers are needed.  Please meet Bette Faye @ 6:30pm at the Rec Center, enter one-story, far-left wing of building.

 

Sat, 1 June, 6:30-9pm, “7th Annual Spring Fling Dance:”  JCC Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road, Williamsburg 23188. 20 volunteers needed to help w/set-up and decorations, arrival/check-in, seating, DANCING, serving ice cream/punch/cookies, DANCING, departure, breakdown, clean-up, packing up.
Volunteers who wish to help with set up/decorating, please meet Bette Faye at 5pm. Volunteers who wish to help w/check-in, Dance, etc., please meet Bette Faye at 6:00pm.  This is a super-fun annual celebration of the coming of summer — everyone is invited to attend — the more, the merrier!!  Clients should eat dinner before heading for the Dance.  We will have our favorite Ice Cream Bar, punch & water, and cookies.  Wear your favorite spring outfit and comfortable dancing shoes!!  Our favorite DJ, Bill Wren, will keep us on the dance floor.  Please join us for a delightful evening.  If you volunteer for the Dance, please let me know which time slot you prefer.

 

Tues, 18 June, 7-9pm, “Fitness Walk Down DOG Street:”  Walk will start and end at Bruton Parish House, 331 Duke of Gloucester Street, Colonial Williamsburg, directly next door to  Barnes & Noble/W&M Bookstore.  Looking at the back of B&N, Bruton Parish House is to the immediate left.  Follow brick walkway to double doors.  10 volunteers needed to escort small groups of clients who walk at different speeds.  Please meet Bette Faye @ 6:30pm at Bruton Parish House.  If it rains, we’ll have indoor fun and games.  Wear light-weight workout attire and comfortable walking shoes — no Flip-Flops are allowed for Fitness activities.

 

Thurs,  20 June,  7-9pm,  “Yorktown Bowling #1:”  AMF York Lanes, 4200 George Washington Memorial Highway, Route 17, Yorktown 23692.  9 volunteers are needed to assist the excited participants — gather shoes, pick best weight ball, and keep the pace up so bowlers can complete three games (volunteers do not bowl).  Two people are needed to manage the Food Service Table.  Please meet Bette Faye @ 6:30pm.  Come help The Arc kick off the 2019 Summer Bowling League in Yorktown!!

 

Tues,  25 June,  7-9pm,  Fitness Team Session“Yoga w/Anita,”  JCC Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road, Williamsburg 23188.  5 volunteers are needed.  Please meet Bette Faye @ 6:30pm at the Rec Center, enter left wing of building.

 

Thurs,  27 June,  7-9pm,  “Williamsburg Bowling #1:”  Williamsburg AMF Lanes, 5544 Olde Town Road, Williamsburg 23188. 20+ volunteers are needed to assist the excited participants — gather shoes, pick best weight ball, and keep the pace up so bowlers can complete three games (volunteers do not bowl).  Two people are needed to manage the Food Service Table.  Please meet Bette Faye @ 6:30pm at the Bowling Center.  We’ll be at the far left-hand end of the building.  Come help The Arc kick off the 2019 Summer Bowling League in Williamsburg!!

 

Sat, 29 June, 9am-12pm (time correction), Aktion Club’s “Car Wash FUNdraiser:”  C&F Bank, 4780 Longhill Road, Williamsburg 23188.  10 volunteers needed to help clients wash cars and collect donations.  Meet Sandy at 8:30am in front of C&F Bank.  Bring Brown-Bag Lunch.  Aktion Club will donate Car Wash proceeds to The Arc to help offset cost of volunteers’ admission and lunch tickets for this year’s trip to Busch Gardens — Thank you, Aktion Club!!  SPREAD THE WORD to everyone you know to come get their cars washed and support this very worthy cause — The Arc!!

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To volunteer for any of these activities, please email Bette Faye.  We hope to see you there! The Arc thanks you for all you do and for making such a positive difference in the lives of our most-deserving clients.