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Position # 3953
OrganizationVictoria Symphony
Position Instrument Petting Zoo Guide - Instrument Petting Zoo at Community Fairs and Festivals
Location multiple locations
Impact Statement To spark children's interest in music and instruments.
Description Victoria Symphony is taking its popular “Instrument Petting Zoo” to community fairs and festivals around Greater Victoria June-September. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to guide children as they try instruments for the first time. Instruments offered are violin, cello, and brass --woodwinds may also be considered. The instruments are provided by Long and McQuade.

We are looking for volunteers between ages 12-29 who are experienced in one or more orchestral instrument, and enjoy working with children.
Training Details Volunteers will be given written instructions beforehand, and in-person guidance before the event start.
Working Conditions Volunteers are working outdoors at community events. Shade and chairs are provided. In the case of heavy rain, events will be cancelled. A supervisor will be present at all times.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening, Anytime
Time Detail Specific Dates:
Sunday June 2: afternoon
Saturday June: 15 late morning/afternoon
Monday July 1: morning/afternoon
Wednesday July 10: afternoon/evening
Fri-Sat Aug 2-3 afternoon
Sat-Mon Aug 31-Sept 2
Age 12+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Arts/Culture, Children/Youth
Skill(s) Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Creative Thinking, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://victoriasymphony.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Soile Stratkauskas
Phone 2504121975
Address 620 View Street Victoria, V8W 1Y5
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