Volunteer Opportunities 2021

    

    

Here are the guidelines for obtaining volunteer hours.

     

Sign Up!EMGs! Sign up for pine straw sales here

     

Sign Up! EMGs! Sign up for watering here

    

    

 

   

  • Children's Garden -- workdays will be announced via Remind. Summer start time is 9am, winter 10am. Contact Melanie. BYOTools.
  • Pine straw sales -- work either a morning (9am to noon) or afternoon (noon to 3pm) shift or both and sell pine straw. Tuesdays only. Starting in March 2021. Sign up above.
  • Watering the annual trial, containers, raised beds. Sign up with signup genius here
  • Newsletter article -- write up an article and submit it to me to put in my monthly newsletter
  • Extension office gardens -- pull weeds anytime! BYOTools
  • Be an educator! -- research a topic and develop a powerpoint that you can deliver via Zoom or in person (one of these days)
  • Social media -- become an administrator for the Lake Cumberland Master Gardener facebook or instagram. Develop and post regularly.
  • Grab N Go -- come up with an idea for a grab n go activity kit, help gather items and assemble. These are extremely popular!
  • Annual Trial -- rate the 20 varieties each month. Form available here
  • Develop a Facebook Live program and execute it.  Use your strengths...if you are strong on vegetables, develop a vegetable program. Shorter is better than longer.
  • Give a virtual tour of your garden or a garden that you like using Facebook Live. Be sure it's educational.  
  • Lead or serve on various committees to organize and plan upcoming events. 
  • And as always, you receive an hour of volunteer time for attending meetings.