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Event Staff - Utah Arts Festival

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ORGANIZATION: SLCC Community Writing Center

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Everyone Can Write!

SLCC Community Writing Center

Utah Arts Festival 2022

Join the SLCC Community Writing Center and the Utah Arts Festival for four days packed with fun writing activities for all. From workshops for kids and adults to the Wasatch Iron Pen competition, there’s something for everyone! Volunteer for 2-4 hours and receive passes to the festival!

As an Event Representative, you'll engage with event attendees to share the SLCC Community Writing Center's mission and services. Volunteers will be working in 2-4 hour shifts on a specific day, inquire for more details, or check availability.

Responsibilities:

  • Engage with event attendees in a positive manner
  • Invite attendees to participate in tabling activities
  • Answer inquiries about the SLCC Community Writing Center
  • Assist staff at events as needed

Note:

All new volunteers must attend a Volunteer Orientation Session at the Community Writing Center before volunteering at events.

Event Representatives will report to CWC staff and/or CWC volunteer coordinator.

Covid: We encourage volunteers to wear masks while they are volunteering. Please let us know if you are experiencing covid-19 symptoms on the day(s) you are volunteering as well, we will ask you not to volunteer on those days.

4 Shifts

  • Thu Jun 23, 2022 - 11:30 AM to 09:00 PM
    Thursday, Volunteers will be working in 2 - 4 hour shifts
  • Fri Jun 24, 2022 - 11:30 AM to 09:00 PM
    Friday, Volunteers will be working in 2 - 4 hour shifts
  • Sat Jun 25, 2022 - 11:30 AM to 09:00 PM
    Saturday, Volunteers will be working in 2 - 4 hour shifts
  • Sun Jun 26, 2022 - 12:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    Sunday. Volunteers will be working in 2 - 4 hour shifts
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About SLCC Community Writing Center

Location:

210 East 400 South, Ste. 8, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, US

Mission Statement

The SLCC Community Writing Center (CWC) supports, motivates and educates people of all abilities and educational backgrounds who want to use writing for practical needs, civic engagement and personal expression. The CWC is based on the principles of Education, Community, and Collaboration. The CWC has historically challenged and should continue to challenge the assumptions... that some types of writing are more valuable than others that publication validates a piece of writing that higher education is somehow separate from community education; and that higher educational institutions can know what a community needs or wants without entering into full and mutually-beneficial partnership with that community.

Description

The CWC was founded on the premise that everyone can write with assistance and support from others. Based on the model of student writing centers that most college and universities have on campus to serve student writing needs, the CWC serves the entire Salt Lake metropolitian area community.

Because of a strong commitment to the community, Salt Lake Community College funds the CWC. SLCC values the variety of learning opportunities the CWC provides and is dedicated to providing on-going support for its programs.

These programs include Writing Coaching, Writing Workshops, and the DiverseCity Writing Series. The CWC also partners with local community organizations and governmental agencies to empower their clients, staff and volunteers through writing.

The CWC opened to the public in October 2001 in the Artspace Bridge Projects multi-use complext just across the street from the Salt Lake City homeless services district. In November 2005, the CWC moved to its current location in the Plaza of the SLC Main Library.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Community
Education & Literacy
Arts & Culture, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

Thu Jun 23, 2022 - Sun Jun 26, 2022
11:30 AM - 09:00 PM
This opportunity has 4 shifts

WHERE

210 E. 400 S.Ste. 8Salt Lake City, UT 84111

(40.76005,-111.88457)
 

SKILLS

  • Mentoring
  • Event Management
  • Reading / Writing
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours

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