Battle of New Orleans Commemoration 2017-Gun Range Assistant


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Cause Areas

When

Fri Jan 06, 2017 09:00 AM - Sat Jan 07, 2017 05:00 PM

Where

Jean Lafitte National Historical Park & PreserveChalmette Battlefield8606 West St. Bernard HighwayChalmette, LA 70043


About

Remember the Battle of New Orleans at Chalmette Battlefield, the very place where it happened. Meet the American and British troops who fought one of the most significant battles in world history and the civilians who kept the home fires burning in New Orleans. Enjoy period music, watch cannon and musket firings, participate in hands-on activities, and listen to the stories of the men and women of 1815.

Battle of New Orleans Commemoration 2017-Gun Range Assistant

Assist park rangers with keeping visitors off the rampart. Gun Range Guard must be mature and able to instruct visitors about safety issues with Historic Weapons. Range Guards, with only their positive 'Volunteer Presence’, will keep visitors out of areas downrange and in the field of fire during weapons’ demonstrations.

Dates & Hours Needed:

Friday, January 6th

Shift 1: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Shift 2: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Saturday, January 6th

Shift 1: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Shift 2: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Skills

  • History
  • Public Speaking
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

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