Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for Volunteers to join our team!   The following are positions currently available for the 2015 Festival.  If you are interested, please contact Deb Schaber, Executive Director for more information.

Festival Day Volunteers
Click here to sign up for a volunteer shift during the Festival

 

Fashion Show Coordinator:

Class Room Coordinator: 

Public Relations Chair

Competitions  Chair: 

  • Skein Competition, Felting Competition, Fleece competition, Photo Competition
  • Confirm judges
  • Ensure judges provide information for entry form
  • Provide form information to web master and booklet
  • Proof booklet
  • Order ribbons
  • Distribute ribbons
  • Ensure winners get posted on the website.

Events Chair: (Music, Dog Trials, Rabbit Show, Saturday Evening)

  • Reach out to identify worthy events and present to committee
  • Schedule music and coordinate with planning committee for location and date
  • Confirm information for booklet
  • Reconfirm prior to festival
  • Ensure all demonstrators have the support they need to get set-up on site.
  • Provide information to PR chair for timely promotion.

Animal Barns  Chair:  (Filled)

  • Reach out to shepherds
  • Procure a variety of breeds
  • Confirm all animals meet health requirements
  • Ensure fairgrounds offer a safe and secure environment for the animals.
  • Coordinate festival requirements with all shepherds
  • Confirm fairgrounds are well prepped to receive animals
  • Greet shepherds on-site and direct them to their stalls
  • Communicate breed display with website, marketing and general festival chairs.
  • Attend committee meetings

Demonstrations Chair: (Filled)

  • Reach out to potential demonstrators (Sheep Shearing, Spinning Wheel Repair, Alpaca Fleece Display)
  • Confirm attendance and information for booklet
  • Reconfirm prior to festival
  • Ensure all demonstrators have the support they need to get set-up on site.
  • Provide information to PR chair for timely promotions

Marketing Chair

Graphic Designer

Committee Chairs receive the following as a thank you for volunteering: 

  • Free booth or class equivalent
  • Free Admission to the Festival
  • Early class sign-up
  • Free biz card or web ad
  • Free camping
  • Name on web site

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