SAVE THE DATE: Sunday, 19 May 2019, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, 32nd Annual “A Day at Busch Gardens w/The Arc!!” Lots of volunteers are needed to maximize our clients’ enjoyment of this super-special once-a-year event. The online form for BG volunteers isn’t live yet; however, let me know if you wish to volunteer for Busch Gardens, I’ll put you on the list, and I’ll let you know when the form is ready. Thanks in advance – hope you can join us!
Tuesday, 19 March, 7:00-8:15 PM (early departure), Fitness Team “Jazzercise:” Williamsburg Fitness Center, 455 Merrimac Trail, Williamsburg. Our friends at Williamsburg Fitness Center have invited us to return for another high-energy, super-fun Jazzercise class, which is guaranteed to be a great workout!! 4-5 volunteers needed, Come dressed to participate in the class. Volunteers please meet Bette Faye at 6:45 in front of the Fitness Center.
Saturday, 23 March, 1:00-4:00 PM, “20th Annual W&M Arc Carnival!!” Sunken Gardens, W&M Campus, Williamsburg. This phenomenal annual event is being sponsored by W&M’s Fraternity & Sorority Life Program, held on campus, with volunteer support being provided by members of W&M’s sororities & fraternities. 5-7 additional volunteers are needed to help set up, assist w/arrival & departure, serve hot dogs, and tend to needs of clients. Please meet Bette Faye at 11:30 AM in the Sunken Gardens. Rain Plan: In case of inclement weather, the Carnival will be held indoors at Trinkle Hall, off North Boundary & Grigsby Streets. Bette Faye will send out a map and additional info to volunteers closer to the event. W&M students can volunteer to be “Buddies” or workers at the Carnival by way of Fraternity & Sorority Life sign-up procedure. This is one of The Arc’s most popular and most highly anticipated events — “THANK YOU” to our dedicated, longstanding partners and friends in W&M’s Fraternity & Sorority Life!! Think SUNSHINE!!
Tuesday, 26 March, 7-9:00 PM, Fitness Team Session, “Yoga w/Anita:” JCC Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road, Meeting Rooms A&B, Williamsburg. 5 volunteers are needed to lay out mats and help clients w/postures during Yoga class. Please meet Bette Faye at 6:30 PM in Meeting Rooms A&B, left-hand wing of building.
Thursday, 28 March, 7-9:00 PM, Arts & Culture, “Irish Folk Jam:” Williamsburg Presbyterian Church, 215 Richmond Road, Williamsburg. Our friends and partners from the Watermen’s Museum are returning to Williamsburg for a rollicking fun evening of Irish music, dancing, and fun!! Come help us celebrate Irish culture and WEAR GREEN!! 7 volunteers are needed to assist with arrival/departure, craft project, snack & water, and musical fun. Volunteers please meet Sandy at 6:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall, Level 1A. Please park in lot behind the church, off Prince George Street. Enter double-doors from parking lot, up steps, to right, down hall across from kitchen..