AmeriCorps Project YES! 8th Annual Global Youth Service Day: Ultimate Field Day


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When

Sat Apr 22, 2017, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

1419 W. Blackhawk St.Chicago, IL 60622


About

AmeriCorps Project YES! invites you to volunteer or participate at our 8th Annual Ultimate Field Day, "Choose Your Own Adventure" in celebration of Global Youth Service Day!

Volunteers can join us on Saturday, April 22nd at Pulaski Park (1419 W. Blackhawk St. Chicago, IL 60622) from 10:00am-3:00pm to facilitate pre-k through 8th grade youth in games, activities, and sports including: wilderness skills, quidditch, flying kites, and much more!

Participants can join us at 11:00am-2:00pm (registration is at 10:45am) at Pulaski Park! This year's theme is "Choose Your Own Adventure," in which participants will be able to choose from four paths that include some really fun sports and activities!

The goal of the Ultimate Field Day is to mobilize youth and volunteers in Chicago to promote the importance of health, fitness and community through a day of active fun!

If you are interested in volunteering, please visit https://goo.gl/forms/UB2014gMvdLu2k0j1 to register.

ALL VOLUNTEERS:
* must be 18 or older
* do not need any previous experience or special skills
* will receive complimentary breakfast and lunch
* must wear gym shoes

If you are interested in participating, please visit https://goo.gl/forms/3m4zNUh9iXBnLkYC2 to register and print off a waiver to be completed by a parent or guardian.

ALL PARTICIPANTS:
* must be pre-k through 8th grade
* will receive a complementary snack
* must wear gym shoes
* MUST HAVE A PERMISSION SLIP SIGNED BY A PARENT OR GUARDIAN

Rain Plan: GYSD is on! It will be located at the Settlement House at 1400 W. Augusta Blvd, Chicago, IL 60642

If you have any questions about volunteering or participating, please contact Megan Bott at 773.969.5539 or mbott@nush.org.

Thank you for your interest in Global Youth Service Day: Ultimate Field Day! We look forward to seeing you there!

Skills

  • Coaching
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Physical Education
  • Sports Coaching
  • Fitness Instruction
  • Youth Services

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 10 am- 3 pm

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