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Glencarlyn Days June 1 – 2 Schedule

Glencarlyn Days are quickly approaching. Be sure to mark your calendar for the activities on June 1st and 2nd so you can participate in lots of the activities.

Schedule
The schedule of activities will be delivered to your home by the last week in May.  In the meantime, you can get all the information about what will be happening by going to the Glencarlyn Days webpage.

Volunteers Needed
It takes dozens of volunteers to make our celebration a success. We are asking for your help. This link to volunteer opportunities lists the help that is needed at Potluck and Block party on Friday night June 1st, and the Pancake Breakfast and MANY other activities on Saturday June 2nd.

Please use this Sign Up Genius link to sign up for one (or more) activities. Your help for just an hour or two can make a big difference in the success of this wonderful community event.

 

 

Glencarlyn Day Volunteers Needed

Plans are already underway for our annual Glencarlyn Day Activities, June 1st-2nd.

It takes dozens of volunteers to make our celebration a success.  I am asking for your help.  I have listed below the various areas where we need help for the Potluck and Block party on Friday night June 1st, and the Pancake Breakfast and MANY other activities on Saturday June 2nd.

PLEASE let me know when and how you can help.

You can sign up using the sign up genius:   http://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084baeac2da2fe3-2018

Or, send me an email telling me which shift or shifts you can work: jfblee@aol.com

Please consider signing up for more than one event.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact me.

Thank you so much for your help.  We cannot do this without you!!
Julie Lee
808-384-4954

Friday Events, June 1st

The Potluck 6:30-7:30 pm (at Carlin Hall) and the Block Party 7-9 pm (by the Library) are Friday night June 2nd.

We need help with:

  •     Potluck Set-up 5:30-6:00 pm (4 people)
  •     Potluck Clean-up  7:30-8 pm (4 people)
  •     Block Party Set-up 6-6:30 pm (4 people)
  •     Block Party Clean-up 9- 9:30 pm (4 people)

We also need help setting up the stage Friday afternoon, preferably some strong helpers.

Saturday’s Events, June 2nd, are more numbered and more involved.

For the Pancake Breakfast 8-10 am We need help with:

Early Morning Transport and Set-up 6:15/6:30-8:00 am (12 people and at least 4 TRUCKS)

  •     1st SHIFT 7:50-9 am
    •   Batter Makers (2 people)
    •   Cooks (6 people)
    •   Front table Staff (4 people)
  •     2nd SHIFT 9- 10:10 am
    •   Cooks (6 people)
    •   Front Table Staff (4 people)
    •   Clean-Up 10-11/11:30 am ( 10 people and 4 TRUCKS)

For the Parade 11:45-12:10

  •  Organizing and Decorating  11:15-11:45 (4-6 people)
  •  Assisting during the Parade 11:30-12:10 (4-6 people)

Moon Bounce and Sno-cones at Carlin Hall 12- 3 pm

  • To sell tickets, make sno-cones and watch moon bouncers
    •  1st Shift 12-1:30 (5 people)
    •  2nd shift 1:30-3 (5 people)

Home Tour 2-4 pm – 2 volunteers per shift per home.  Each shift 1 hour.   We hope to have at least 4 or 5 homes on the tour

  •    1st Shift 2-3 pm
  •    2nd Shift 3-4 pm

St. John’s Easter Egg Hunt – Sunday April 1

St. John’s will be having their annual Easter Egg hunt on Sunday after 11 am following the 10 am  service. They are inviting all the children in the neighborhood to participate, as they have in the past. There will be a light refreshments for everyone in the church undercroft after the hunt.

Everyone is welcome to join them at the 10 am Easter service which will include a children’s message and flowering of the cross by the children.

If you only want to attend the egg hunt, gather at the double door on the fifth street side of the church just after 11 am until everyone is ready.  Please bring your own basket!

St. Johns’ Episcopal Church is located at 415 S. Lexington.  Their website is stjohnsarlingtonva.org.