Volunteer Opportunities

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Be a Part of Duluth’s Newest Holiday Season Tradition!

Season’s Greetings!

The 2017 Duluth Winter Village will be taking place on the grounds of the Glensheen Mansion the first weekend of December. We are looking for volunteers to help decorate cabins to create the feeling of the magical season, to answer questions from guests during the event, and to help with clean-up Sunday night.

Please see below for more details on the different positions available. Volunteer slots will be broken into 4-hour time slots (denoted below), but we’d love to have you for as long as you’re available!

To find out more, or for any questions, please email Jenna at volunteer@duluthwintervillage.com.

Additional Information on Volunteering Opportunities

Weekend of Event (all at Glensheen):

Setup – Day Before
Day: Friday
Time: 12-5pm (Any time)

Task: Help with final set up and decorating of the Winter Village! This may include hanging boughs and decorations, and other miscellaneous tasks to make the Village beautiful and magical. This position will be outside, so dress for the weather!

Setup – First Morning
Day: Saturday
Time:8-10am

Task: Help with final set up and decorating of the Winter Village! This may include helping vendors set up in the morning, unloading vendors’ cars, hanging boughs and decorations, and other miscellaneous tasks to make the Village beautiful and magical. This position will be outside, so dress for the weather!

Greeters and Meeters
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 9:30am-5:30pm (Any time, 4-hour commitment)

Task: Either be assigned as an informational guide, or to a specific area, be present to meet with people and answer any questions they may have, like “Where’s the bathroom?” We’ll arm you with answers before you take your post. This position will be outside, so dress for the weather!

S’Mores Elves
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 10:00am-5:30pm (Any time, 3 hour minimum commitment)

Task: To stock the s’mores station for guests and answer questions.

Clean up
Day: Sunday
Time: 5-7pm

Task: Help with taking down the boughs and decorations around the DWV, as well as clean up any litter or messes left behind. We want to leave the Glensheen grounds cleaner than when we found it! This position will be outside, so dress for the weather!

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