We could use some helping hands!by Kristi Potts on 06/13/17
Volunteer for the Montgomery County Family YMCA
The current volunteer opportunities at the Y are:
· Junction Day’s Parade - Saturday, June 24th, 2017, meet at the YMCA at 9:15 a.m. to get lined up by 9:30 a.m. on 4th Street in front of the Gold Fair Building. The parade starts at 10:30 a.m.
· July Can/Bottle Month - Meet at the Rotary/ Optimist Club Can/Bottle Shed northeast of the Fareway Grocery parking lot to clean out the shed and take the boxes and bags of cans/bottles to the Red Oak Redemption Center at 8:15 a.m. on the following dates: July 8th, July 15th, July 22nd, July 29th, & August 1st, 2017. All proceeds benefit the YMCA’s annual campaign.
· County Fair Bingo - Friday, July 21st, 2017 at the Gold Fair Building. Give out prizes and call bingo numbers. Shifts 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.,12:45 p.m.- 2:15 p.m., and 2:15 p.m.- 4 p.m. are available. The YMCA sponsors this event annually.
· YMCA Annual Maintenance Clean Week - August 7th – 13th, 2017. If anyone would like to help with yard work, cleaning inside, painting etc., anytime during 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
· YMCA 4 Person Best Ball Benefit Golf Tournament - Saturday, September 16th 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the beautiful Red Oak Country Club. The YMCA needs betting hole volunteers and help with set-up, registration, and take-down starting at 8:15 a.m. and throughout the event. It’s fun and all volunteers are treated to a wonderful meal.
For more information on how you can help, please call John Blomstedt at 712-623-2161, e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by the Montgomery County Family YMCA, located in the beautiful Red Oak Legion Park at 101 East Cherry Street, Red Oak IA.