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Keep Austin Playing

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

About

Positions0 Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Registration OpensRegistration Opened
Registration Closes72 hours before each shift starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
Keep Austin Playing is a citywide playdate created by the Austin Parks and Recreation Department to enrich, educate, and empower the Austin Community.  We aim to cultivate a lifestyle change towards healthy, positive behaviors and attitudes. 

Event Schedule:
8:00am - 10:00am  Table/Activity and Booth Setup
9:00am - 11:00am  Instructor led outdoor activity
10:00am - 2:00pm  Event doors open for City of Austin Parks and Recreation Summer Camps ONLY
2:00pm - 3:00pm  Break
1:00pm - 3:00pm  Instructor led outdoor activity
3:00pm - 7:00pm  Event Open to the Public
7:00pm - 8:00pm  Breakdown and Clean up

Event goals:
- Increase awareness of the importance of a healthy lifestyle by providing interactive play and informational materials to our youth and the citizens of Austin.
- Expose youth and the public to the myriad of organizations within the City of Austin that offer free or low cost programs designed to encourage a healthier lifestyle.
- Promote and celebrate National Parks and Recreation month.
- Provide a safe and interactive event for youth and citizens with an emphasis on health education, wellness and access to healthy food.
- Motivate participants to make positive health behavior changes.
Requirement Details
A copy of the City of Austin Liability Waiver must be signed by all volunteers. We will have copies available at the check-in table or you can print under "Resources". All volunteers must report to check-in table 15-20 minutes prior to their shift. Volunteers will be assigned to a staff Volunteer Coordinator to report to during the event.
Parking DetailsFree Parking at Palmer
CausesChildren & Youth Community Health Sports & Recreation
SkillsCleanups Help w/People Learning/Education
GivePulse
10 Positions Filled | 5 Impacts | 23 Hours

Location: Event will be held in Exhibit Hall 1 and under the Canopy, Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

Shifts (16)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
9:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT) Monitor exits throughout the Palmer Events Center to ensure no summer camp child exits the...0/5Over
9:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT) Volunteers will make sure participants are playing with games in a safe manner. Games include...2/2Over
9:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT)Greeters will pass out event information and direct guests, community booth participants and vendors0/4Over
9:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT) Volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the...0/2Over
9:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT) Moonbounce volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than...2/2Over
10:00am (CT)2:00pm (CT) Volunteer will be assigned to a vendor booth/table to assist with activity - some form...3/6Over
12:00pm (CT)3:00pm (CT) Monitor exits throughout the Palmer Events Center to ensure no summer camp child exits the...0/5Over
12:00pm (CT)4:00pm (CT) Volunteers will make sure participants are playing with games in a safe manner. Games include...0/2Over
12:00pm (CT)4:00pm (CT)Greeters will pass out event information and direct guests, community booth participants and vendors0/4Over
12:00pm (CT)4:00pm (CT) Volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the...0/2Over
12:00pm (CT)4:00pm (CT) Moonbounce volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than...0/2Over
3:00pm (CT)7:00pm (CT) Volunteer will be assigned to a vendor booth/table to assist with activity - some form...2/6Over
4:00pm (CT)7:00pm (CT) Volunteers will make sure participants are playing with games in a safe manner. Games include...0/2Over
4:00pm (CT)7:00pm (CT)Greeters will pass out event information and direct guests, community booth participants and vendors0/4Over
4:00pm (CT)7:00pm (CT) Volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than the...0/2Over
4:00pm (CT)7:00pm (CT) Moonbounce volunteers will help manage any lines and make sure there is not more than...1/2Over