Events Calendar

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  • Saturday 5/7/22

    • May 7
      9:45AM – 1:00PM
      Loch Raven Skeet and Trap Center
      Add to Calendar 2022-05-07T09:45:00 2022-05-07T13:00:00 America/New_York Yale Day of Service: MD, Phoenix - Tree Planting with the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy

      We will be planting trees along with members of the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy in the Loch Raven watershed.

      The Conservancy is allowing minors (ages 8 – 17) to attend this event as long as there is one parent/legal guardian per four children in attendance. Adults must sign COVID-19 waiver form. Note: Participants are required to wear face masks during this event due to the close nature of the work.

      Limited to 25 participants.

      Contact: Lynne Durbin '77

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    • May 7
      10:00AM – 12:00PM
      A Wider Circle (note: event will be outside in parking area)
      Add to Calendar 2022-05-07T10:00:00 2022-05-07T12:00:00 America/New_York Yale Day of Service: MD, Silver Spring - Make Oral Care Kits for Families with A Wider Circle

      Join A Wider Circle to create oral care kits for families in need. You'll work as a team to provide supplies for and assemble kits.

      Each volunteer will need to bring items to contribute to the kits. Your site coordinator will be in touch to coordinate who is bringing what from the following items: 
      Oral Care Kits
      - Toothbrushes: 100 CNT = $29 

      - Toothpaste: 6 CNT = $8

      - Floss: 144 CNT = $54 

      - Bag: 100 CNT = $12

      Volunteer Instructions:
      When you arrive, you can head directly into the main entrance (two glass double doors), but be sure to check in with a member of the volunteer team to be signed in. 


      1.) First time volunteering with us? Please complete the Wider Circle waiver.

      2.) What to wear? For your safety, please dress in family-friendly comfortable clothes (no political messages, please) and closed-toed shoes (sneakers are best). Our center is not fully temperature-controlled, so please dress for the weather. 

      3.) Covid Safety
      Volunteers who are 12 years and older must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to volunteer in our center. We ask that you bring either your vaccine card or a clear picture of it with you to volunteer. 
      Mask use and physical distancing are required at all times during volunteer engagements. If you have experienced any Covid-19 symptoms (list from the CDC) or if any of the below items are true, please stay home and reach out to reschedule your volunteer engagement:

      a. Do you have any reason to believe you or anyone in your household has been exposed to or acquired COVID-19 in the past 14 days? 
      b. Have you or anyone in your household tested positive or been in close proximity to any individual who tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 14 days?
      c. Have you recently been tested for COVID-19 and are awaiting results?

      4.) Parking
      We do not have parking onsite for volunteers, other than for those with mobility concerns. Here are parking directions for our offsite parking:

      Drive to - 2101 Luzerne Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910 (Woodlin Elementary)
      Park - Anywhere along Luzerne Ave (except #2201 &  #2203), Louis St., Louis Ave. Glen Ross Rd.
      PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON WARREN STREET 
       

      Who's Coming?

      Contact: Filippo Menossi, Maria Vera Whelan '08

      A Wider Circle (note: event will be outside in parking area) — 9159 Brookville Rd false