Join Our Special Events Team!
We are looking for volunteers to join our Special Event Team and agree to provide support for our many special events! Team members agree to help with three events during a calendar year. In exchange, we will provide you a special t-shirt to wear during events and other perks and recognition along the way!
Here’s how you can volunteer! APPLY HERE
Volunteer Information Center – SELF SCHEDULE AND LOG HOURS HERE
Special Events Calendar:
Wednesday May 17- Family Fun Fest at Cosmo Park, 1615 Business Loop 70 W near the Steinberg playground. Volunteers are needed to assist with inflatables and other kids areas from 5:45-8:45 p.m.
Saturday, May 20- Bike Safety Rodeo is a great event teaching our local youth the bike safety rules. This event will take place on Saturday, May 20 at Lange Middle School, 2201 Smiley Ln. We will need volunteers from 8:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. to help setup the course, provide course assistance and to help tear down the course.
Saturday, May 20- Household Hazardous Waste Collection. Volunteers are needed to assist with traffic and direction and paint sorting. Shifts are available 8:00am-10:00am and 10:00am-12:00pm. Household Hazardous Waste is located at 1313 Lakeview. This is an ongoing opportunity the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month April through November. Self schedule or contact Jody Cook for more information.
Wednesday, June 21- Family Fun Fest at Cosmo Park, 1615 Business Loop 70 W near the Steinberg playground. Volunteers are needed to assist with inflatables and other kids areas from 5:45-8:45 p.m.
Tuesday, July 4-Fire in the Sky- Volunteers are needed to help with the children’s activity areas from 5:30-9 p.m., assist at the Parks and Recreation Information Booth from 6-9 p.m., assist as a VIP Parking Lot Attendant from 6-9 p.m. and serve as a Park Monitor at Peace Park from 6-10 p.m.
Saturday, July 8- SPLAT! Youth Mud Run– Volunteers are needed for a variety of positions such as registration, course support, aid station support, and finish line support. Shift times vary based on volunteer position but will be needed between 7 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Contact us to learn more and/or to sign up!
Wednesday, July 19-Family Fun Fest at Cosmo Park, 1615 Business Loop 70 W near the Steinberg playground. Volunteers are needed to assist with inflatables and other kids areas from 5:45-8:45 p.m.
If you are interested in joining our Special Events Team, please contact Amber Olson at (573) 874-7499 or Amber.Olson@CoMo.gov