Serve The City Geneva

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( August 11, 2019 )


Dear volunteers,

For several year STC has been supporting the Dragon Boat festival in various ways, from parking management , kid control, mini boat races, library sales.. etc Now is your chance to be supportive of a great program at a wonderful location at Lac de Joux above Gland.

For assignments contact Chris Swan as she it responsible for volunteers.

STC has been given a special list of various areas to see where we could best use some help.

They are as follows:

Set Up

  • Saturday 31 August 2019; 10h00 – 17h00
  • helping put the various tents, signs, toilets etc., etc. in place on the day before the festival
  • some heavy lifting is required
  • four volunteers or more

Clear Away

  • Sunday 1 September 2019; end Festival (around 16h00) – till it’s done
  • closing down the Festival, ensuring the area is litter free, packing up the tents, taking down signs etc., etc…
  • some heavy lifting is required
  • four or more volunteers

Boat Marshall

  • Sunday 1 September; 08h30 – 16h00 – can be half a day or the full day
  • helping to load and disembark the teams fro the Dragon Boats
  • comfortable with water and masses of humans are probably the key skills required
  • four volunteers

Helping out at the Serve the City Stand passing out brochures and giving info.

Guarding the Walkway round KiddieLand

  • Sunday 1 September 2019; 10h00 – 16h00; one hour shifts in pairs
  • stopping the kids at KiddieLand escaping onto public land
  • up to six volunteers – if fewer than six then the pairs will be rotated to cover the day

Many thanks!

The Serve the City Geneva Team