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FSPP Communications and Outreach Co-Chair
ORGANIZATION: Friends of Spy Pond Park
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2 people are interested
Communications and Outreach Co-Chair:
- Sign up for and attend Arlington Town events and festivals, solicit and schedule helpers for the booth/table, set up and sign people in on Workdays April through October, distribute information at the FSPP booth to familiarize citizens with the Friends of Spy Pond Park and Spy Pond, discuss their needs and benefits with passers-by, sell t-shirts, distribute Spy and Spy Pond stickers and brochures and accept memberships, write a short article for the FSPP Newsletter about the FSPP experience at Town Day, Feast of the East, or other outreach opportunities
- Assist in designing a FSPP display board for use at the above events, schedule and erect a display at the Robbins Library, every other year, or more, if possible.
- Solicit articles and photos for three newsletters/year from knowledgeable and willing friends and neighbors of Spy Pond Park approximately three weeks before the deadline announced at a prior FSPP meeting, send collected information to the President for editing and sending content for layout.
- Have desired number of newsletters printed, distribute and maintain a supply of newsletters and brochures at the Arlington libraries and in plastic display cases attached to park bulletin boards.
- Attend virtual meetings of the Friends of Spy Pond Park Board and Committees every other month
- Social distancing and masking guidelines followed according to Town of Arlington at in person events indoors and outdoors
About Friends of Spy Pond Park
PO BOX 1051, E ARLINGTON, MA 02474, US
The Friends of Spy Pond Park is a nonprofit organization which supports the preservation, enhancement, and enjoyment of Spy Pond Park and Spy Pond as natural and community resources.
FSSP supports the
Ongoing protection and beautification of the park
Preservation of open green space and wild life
Prevention and reduction of pond pollution
Use of the park as a community and cultural resource
There are volunteer opportunities on Work Days 1/mo. and Fun Days usually once a year posted on our website. The park is located between Pond Lane and Linwood Street in East Arlington, MA
40 Pond LaneArlington, MA 02474
September 15, 2023
- 2-3 hours per month approximately, a few hours for special events and planning them in Arlington, MA
- Outgoing personality with the ability and enthusiasm for engaging with people, organizational skills are important