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April 5, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Volunteer Fair at Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. Two dates: Tuesday April 4 from 5-7:30 and Wednesday April 5 from 2-5.
Local organizations that focus on the nature and culture of Kachemak Bay will host 2 Open Houses at the Islands & Ocean Visitor Center where every resident of all ages and abilities can learn how each one of us can Make a Difference in our community through volunteer actions.
6 organizations will offer information on and recruit community members for a wide array of volunteer activities, indoors and outside, on both sides of Kachemak Bay. Sharing is one of the things Homer does best!
- Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges
- Kachemak Bay Research Reserve
- Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge
- Alaska State Parks
- The Pratt Museum
- The Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies
Attendees will also find out about all the benefits that each volunteer can gain throughout the summer season, including opportunities for free childcare while volunteering and a Celebration at the Peterson Bay Field Station in August!
The Tuesday fair will include a free screening of Rachel Carson’s “The Power of One Voice” film starting at 6:30.