Help Children Celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday!


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Mar 03, 2018, 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Where

Milwaukee Public Library, Central Branch814 W. Wisconsin AveMilwaukee, WI 53233

About

Help Milwaukee children have a fun and wacky time at our Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss Celebration at the Milwaukee Public Library Central Branch!

This entertaining event celebrates the beloved author's delightfully silly, rhyming books through stories, music, games, arts and crafts, cookie decorating, face painting, live animals, and more!

By helping children explore the World of Dr. Seuss you're helping them develop their imagination, creative abilities, language and phrasing comprehension, empathy and awareness while fostering a lifelong love of books and learning.

WHERE:
Milwaukee Public Library - Central Branch
814 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53233

WHEN:
Saturday, March 3, 9:00am - 2:00pm

VOLUNTEER JOB DESCRIPTIONS:
Fox In Socks Game Aide: Engage families with the Fox In Socks Game. Emphasize color matching and early literacy skills, encourage all kids to play along, and help keep the flow of the game area moving.

Fishing Pond Game Aide: Engage families with our Fishing Pond game, emphasize color matching and early literacy skills, encourage all kids to play along, and help keep the flow of the game area moving.

Live Animal Helper: Assist Kim, our Animal Handler, with her live animal demonstrations (including turtles!).

Face Painting Aide: Help direct line of children for face painting and help build excitement.

Cookie Room Aide: Assist children with decorating their cookies with a variety of fun toppings.

Greeters: Welcome and direct guests to the event and hand out event maps.

Craft Room Aide: Assist children with Seuss-inspired arts and crafts activities.

Photo Booth Aide: Help staff with photo booth props and equipment.

Mascot Handler: Help Browser the Library Lion navigate the event.

REQUIREMENTS:
Must be 14 years or older.
Fun and friendly personality.
No special skills required.
Complete Volunteer Application at www.mpl.org/about/volunteer/


Questions? Contact Danielle Wrobleski, Library Volunteer Coordinator, at 414-286-3000 ext. 3077 or dmwrobl@milwaukee.gov.

Skills

  • Drawing
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Painting
  • People Skills
  • Youth Services
  • General Education

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 Hours

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