Age Minimum (with Adult): 14+, Minimum Age:14+
Lead Science Activities at OMSI (age 14+) *STW 2012*
Volunteer together on the museum floor for a day! The day includes a short training session with OMSI staff and a half day of volunteering, facilitating hands-on science activities at various stations for OMSI visitors.
Groups generally break into smaller teams and staff each station for 30 - 45 minutes, then move on to another. The stations may include spin art, flubber, making casts of dinosaur claws, gyotaku (fish printing) and other easy-to-learn activities.
Quote from a past participant in a Science Activity Day: “We love science! This is a great bonding experience. It’s fun to help the community and get to know each other. We had a great time.”
Note: Volunteers must be age 14+ to volunteer on this project.
To sign up for this project:
1. Log in (green button at the top of this page) or create a volunteer account.
2. Pay the registration fee - the Portland Timbers are asking supporters to join them in making a committment to support volunteerism throughout our region. Your registration fee will serve as a donation to Hands On Greater Portland to help cover the cost of organizing this week of service.
Click below to pay the registration fee ($30 per volunteer). As a thank you, you'll receive an exclusive Portland Timbers Stand Together Week scarf and bag!
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3. Sign up by clicking "Sign Up" below then "Submit" on the following page.
NOTE: You'll need your Paypal receipt # to proceed.
** THE FINE PRINT - please read **
>> To sign up a team or family, a $30 registration fee is required for each volunteer regardless of age. Please select the appropriate # of volunteers from the PayPal menu above and be sure to click 'sign up with a team" below after payment. Learn more about creating/managing a team.
>> The registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable even if you do not attend the project that you sign up for. But rest assured that your contribution is supporting volunteer initiatives throughout the Greater Portland region.
>> You will not be able to sign up for a Stand Together Week project without completing all of the steps above. If you're unable to make a donation at this time, you're welcome to visit our project calendar or advanced search and sign up for a *Hands On* or *Referral* project at no charge.
Login or Register
In order to register for this opportunity you must login to an existing account or register to create a new account.
Signup with team
This link allows you to participate in this opportunity with a team. When you click on the link you will have the option to:
- Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
- Create a new team to sign up.
Please respond to the following questions in order to signup for this opportunity: