Volunteer Opportunities

Dear Forest Volunteers,


We will be sending out emails, posting to social media and sending flyers home so that you have the opportunity to volunteer at Forest as easily as possible. 


2015-16 Volunteer Opportunities

Fall Festival Classroom Party
Date/Time: Friday, October 30th, 2:15pm–3:15pm (times approximate)

Volunteers Needed: 4-5 parents per classroom

Each parent will prepare, bring materials and oversee craft/activity for # of students in class.

 

Fall Conference Book Fair

(Runs ALL Three Nights of Conferences)
Date/Time: Thursday, October 1st - Tuesday, October 6th - Thursday, October 8th, 3pm-9pm

Volunteers Needed: 8 per night

Help with set up, sales and/or tear down.  Suggested time slots: set up 3-4pm, sales shifts 4-6pm and 6-8pm, tear down 8-9pm

*Volunteers will receive $5 Scholastic Dollars to use towards the purchase of merchandise.

 

Special Person’s Lunch

Date/Time: Friday, October 23rd, 10am-1:30pm (time approximate)

Volunteers Needed: 15-20 volunteers

Assist with set up, ticket sales, serving lunch, and clean up.  Volunteers will work in scheduled shifts.


PTO Family Nights

Night #1

Date/Time: Friday, January 22nd, 5:15pm-8:45pm

Volunteers Needed: 6-8

Help with set up, ticket sales, serving dinner, and/or clean up.


Night#2

Date/Time: Friday, April 8th, 5:15pm-8:45pm

Volunteers Needed: 6-8

Help with set up, ticket sales, serving dinner, and/or clean up.


Valentine’s Day Classroom Party

Date/Time: Friday, February 12th, 2:15pm–3:15pm (times approximate)

Volunteers Needed: 4-5 parents per classroom

Each parent will prepare, bring materials and oversee craft/activity for # of students in class.


Spring Conference Book Fair

(Runs ALL Three Nights of Conferences)

Date/Time: Tuesday, March 15th / Thursday, March 17th / Tuesday, March 22nd, 3pm-9pm

Volunteers Needed: 8 per night

Help with set up, sales and/or tear down.  Suggested time slots: set up 3-4pm, sales shifts 4-6pm and 6-8pm, tear down 8-9pm

*Volunteers will receive $5 Scholastic Dollars to use towards the purchase of merchandise.

 

Art Adventure

Date: February 2016 (dependent on volunteer availability)

Volunteers Needed: 2 per classroom

This year's theme:  AMAZING ANIMALS IN ART

After its successful inception in 2012-13, Art Adventure has grown into a nearly school-wide program at Forest.  Last year, Forest's participants included all of K, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade.  This year, we are trying something new: we are opening up the program to interested teachers in all grades (K-5).  If you have interest in volunteering in your child's class, please email

Katie Wencker at forest.artadventure@gmail.com.  

New to Art Adventure?  For more information:  http://new.artsmia.org/discover/art-adventure/


If you have any questions or concerns, you can email the Forest Elementary PTO at forestpto@gmail.com.

 

Forest PTO

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