Lend a Hand -- Together We Can Make a Difference
https://emergency.arlingtonva.us/weather/snow-ice/snow%20blower/Volunteer opportunities abound in the Department of Parks and Recreation. You can volunteer as a swim “buddy” in an adapted swimming class, be a summer camp volunteer, assist at fun special events like Family Skate Night and the Renaissance Fair, help to remove invasive plants from our parks, and much more.
This is a learn to swim program for individuals ages 3 to adult with developmental disabilities. Volunteers are needed to assist one on one with participants in the water. The next session begins on Sunday, September 18.
Volunteer coaches needed to work with youths in grades 3 - 12 on recreational youth sports teams. Experience playing and knowledge of basketball is required. Experience coaching is helpful but not essential. Volunteers will teach basketball skills and game strategy. The season begins in November.
Zombie Fun Run
Volunteer to help young ghosts and goblins have fun while getting fit!
Volunteers will assist with activity areas, registration, race heats and "zombie" volunteers will run after participants. Saturday, October 22, 9 am - 2 pm.
Snow Blower Volunteers
Arlington County residents can become Snow Angels by volunteering to remove snow in your community. DPR will a provide a snow blower to volunteers who complete the application and training process. Download the application here: Snow Blower Loaner Program.