CSN Science Camp

Summer Camp Volunteer Program

Location Russellville, AR
Event Date(s) Jun 18, 2018 to Jul 13, 2018
Event Status This is a completed event. Please check back later for upcoming event dates and to register online.
Grades 7th to 12th
This Event has been completed.

Event Description

Summer Camp Volunteer Program

Volunteers will develop leadership skills while assisting teachers during 2018 summer science day camps. This is an opportunity to participate in a volunteer program that will introduce students, 7th grade and up, to the world of volunteering in an environment that fosters a passion for science.

Camp counselors must be able to attend at least one of the two sessions. Counselors will be selected from a pool of applicants who complete the application process.

June 18th - 22nd & July 9th - 13th
8:30am - 3:30pm
Grades: 7th and Up
Application deadline is Tuesday, May 15

Job Description

♦ Interact with the campers in a positive manner during sessions and breaks.

♦ Provide general assistance during activities.

  • Be an active participant in the class and lead by example.
  • Assist with activities and help campers follow specific directions given by the teacher.
  • Assist in supervision of the class during the activities.
  • Contribute to the cleanup effort and encourage campers to help clean as well.
  • Help set up the room with necessary materials; arrange tables, chairs, posters, props, etc.

♦ Assist during lunch and other breaks.

  • Assist campers in unwrapping difficult food items (juice box straws, etc.)
  • Help with the cleanup and be willing to clean spills, crumbs, etc.

 ♦ Assist with organizing bathroom breaks and keep campers together.

If you are new to volunteering with us, two letters of reference must be written by a teacher or school counselor with whom you have had a relationship within the past two years. A reference letter form with the required information for them to complete can be found Here. Completed letters may be emailed to csnsciencecamp@hotmail.com or the completed reference letter form can be mailed to Community Science Network, PO Box 661, Russellville, AR 72811.