Volunteer

You can make a difference

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Contact

Kristi Reynolds

Volunteer Coordinator

 kristi@kid-time.org

541-772-9922

We offer opportunities for individuals to support our staff and help create a wonderful experience for our visiting families.

Your time and talent provide valuable support to children and families in our community!

Here are some current volunteer opportunities:

Want to Volunteer in the New Museum?

There are currently 3 volunteer positions available in the museum.

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Museum Floor Pop-Up Programmer Interact with guests and present interactive items like animal furs, musical instruments or building blocks.

Makery Space Support - Assist the Makery Educator with all aspects of the Makery including interacting with guests and resetting tables.

Museum Detail Cleaner - Get into all the nooks and crannies of exhibits to assure that they are clean and sanitized.  

Both of these positions require a commitment of at least 1 hour per week for 3 months.  There is a required training session before volunteering in the museum.  This session takes about 1 hour. 

 

Museum volunteer positions are open to anyone 14 years or older.  Under 18 requires permission from a guardian.  For volunteers under 16, a guardian must also attend the training session. Community service certificates are available for all volunteer hours.


If you are interested in volunteering in the museum contact Outreach Coordinator Kristi Reynolds at kristi@kid-time.org or 541-772-9922.

Translators Wanted

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  • Do you know a language other than English?  Help expand the accessibility of the museum and the preschool by translating signs and documents.  Any language is welcome. This is a continuous need.  Some work will need to be completed at the museum but most work can be completed in the comfort of your own home. 

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  • Contact Kristi@kid-time.org or 541-772-9922. 

Heart of the Rogue Festival

Friday, October 14th - 3:30 to 8 PM

Saturday, October 15th - 11:30 AM to 4:30 PM

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Join us at this fun family event - play with kids - Building blocks, chalk drawings, craft tables, giant Jenga and more.

 SIGN UP HERE >

 

Friday, October 14th - 3:30 to 8 PM

Saturday, October 15th - 11:30 AM to 4:30 PM

                 Sign-up for at least 2 consecutive hours

 

Anyone 12 and over are welcome but anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.  Under 18 requires guardian's permission. Drinks, snacks and community service forms provided.  For more information about the Heart of the Rogue Festival visit here. Contact Kristi at 541-772-9922 or Kristi@kid-time.org with questions.

School projects, internships or practicums

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  • We are able to host students for high school and college practicum hours or projects.  Each project is approved on a case by case basis.  If you have a project proposal or need practicum hours, contact Kristi Reynolds at kristi@kid-time.org or 541-772-9922.

Want to help but can’t volunteer?  Here is a list of needed donations:

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  • Cut flowers, bouquets (these are used in the classrooms and the Makery in the museum)

  • Natural History items like pinecones, minerals, sea shells, antlers, etc. 

  • Cardboard rolls of all sizes including paper towel rolls and toilet paper rolls

  • Children’s pants, size 4T or 5T (new or gently used)

  • New children’s underwear, size 4T or 5T

To arrange for donation drop-offs or pick-ups contact Kristi at kristi@kid-time.org or 541-772-9922.

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