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About the Position
Position #: 1581
OrganizationFairfield Gonzales Community Association
Position: Puppet Parade Volunteer - Puppets for Peace/ Fall Fairfield
Location: 1330 Fairfield Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: To create a connected, collaborative, inclusive, and sustainable community.
Description: This year Puppets for Peace collaborates with the FGCA FallFairField
on Saturday 23rd from 2 pm- 6 pm at the Fairfield Gonzales Community Center at Porter Park.

The parade will take place on Sunday 24th from 12 till 4 pm and will end at Government House.

We are looking for volunteers for the parade on Sunday 24th from noon-3 pm as well as for the Fall Fair
on Saturday 23rd for activity tables from 1:30-3 pm and from 3-5 pm.

Come and have fun with Puppets for Peace and the Fall FairField. There will be food, music, dance and all kind of fun activities for the whole family.
Training Details: Orientation for volunteers will happen on Sept 23rd from 1-2 pm
Working Conditions: Saturday:
16 volunteers for different puppets making workshops as: making fishes, jellyfishes, sea weed, sea stars etc.

Sunday Parade:
2 parade Marshalls leading sections of the parade and making sure people are moving smoothly in the parade and that everybody is safe.

15 security people standing at different barriers while the parade goes by to make sure, everybody is safe.

25 puppeteers caring giant and medium sized puppets, banners and a sea scape.

20 First Nation people to carry banners of Roy Henry Vicker's illustration of the book "Peace Dancer."
Minimum Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Saturday Sept 23: 1-6 pm
Sunday Sept 24: 11-2 pm
Special Event Start Date: 2017-09-23
Special Event End Date: 2017-09-24
Age: 12+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Communication/Public Relations, Special Events
Skill(s): Creative Thinking
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.fairfieldcommunity.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Melissa Reid
Phone: 250-382-4604
Address: 1330 Fairfield Road Victoria, V8S 5J1
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