There are numerous volunteer opportunities and even an event specifically for learning about volunteer opportunities within our community coming up this month, so mark your calendars!
1. Action: First, fill up on on some pancakes at Applebee's in Westminster on Saturday, April 22nd from 8a-10am to support the Westminster Community Center of Shalom Westminster Community Center.
Additional Information: All you can eat pancakes, sausage, and drinks for $7 for adults and $5 for kids. Address: Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar 634 Baltimore Boulevard, Westminster 21157 For more information and to purchase tickets, contact: Deb Sims firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-259-2082 or Roxanna Harlow email@example.com or 410-900-7957
2. Action: Get some friends together and form a team to participate in Comcast Cares Day on Saturday, April 22nd. Volunteers will perform service projects throughout Westminster, earning $20 for the Boys and Girls Club for EACH volunteer. Students will also receive service hours. Volunteers get a free Comcast Cares t-shirt.
Additional Information: The event will take place from 9a-noon and volunteers should go to the Boys and Girls Club at 25 Union Street in Westminster. Please confirm you participation by emailing EBISHOP@BGCWESTMINSTER.ORG Questions? Call Erin Bishop at 410-386-0135.
3. Action: Attend the EXPO-SEE at Dutterer Park on Saturday, April 22nd from 10am-4pm. The EXPO-SEE is a free event organized to showcase the volunteer and nonprofit groups who benefit our community and is hosted by the Door to Virtue Masonic Lodge and Community Foundation of Carroll County.
Additional Information: There will be activities for all ages as well as lively entertainment and local cuisine. GPS Address: 46 Monroe Street, Westminster 21157 (Rain date is April 23rd) For more information, visit: www.Expo-See.org
4. Action: Attend the Community Garden Orientation on Tuesday, April 25th from 4:30-5:30p at Human Services Programs of Carroll County, Inc. located at 10 Distillery Drive.
Have you ever wanted to use your love of gardening to give back to the community? Here's your chance. Come to the Community Garden orientation to find out how to help grow food to benefit those in need in Carroll County.
This is a great project for students who need service learning hours! Come check it out.
Please call Jenny Graybill at 410-857-2999 x6677 with any questions. For additional information on the community garden, visit http://www.westminstermd.gov/259/Community-Gardens