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9/13/2016 - Smoky Hill Museum Street Fair - Volunteers Needed

Parade Information:: Susan Hawksworth, Director
Phone: 785.309.5776 (day) 785.825.6306 (evening)


Nona Miller, Education Coordinator
Phone: 785.309.5776 (day)

General Information: Susan Hawksworth, Director
Phone: 785.309.5776 (day) 785.825.6306 (evening)


Volunteers Needed for Street Fair

Event Title:        Smoky Hill Museum Street Fair

Date:                      September 24, 2016
Time:                     Throughout the day
Location:                Smoky Hill Museum, 211 W. Iron, Salina, KS 67401

Volunteer help is needed for the Smoky Hill Museum Street Fair which takes place on September 24, 2016 at Eighth Street and Iron Avenue in Salina. A variety of positions are still open with shifts available throughout the day. Jobs include helping children in the make-and-take craft area, selling tickets for the bouncy houses, helping with the parade line-up, and spelling demonstrators for lunch. Most shifts are two-and-a-half to three hours long, but allowances can be made.  Lunch will be provided for all volunteers either before or after their shift. Volunteers under 18 must sign-up with an adult.

Those interested can call Susan or Nona at 785-309-5776 or sign-up on-line via the Salina Area United Way Volunteer Hub at

The Smoky Hill Museum is a nationally accredited history museum, in the heart of downtown Salina, Kansas. This FREE museum is open Tuesday-Friday 12-6, Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 1-5. Also, be sure to stop by the Museum Store for a wide variety of regional and Kansas products, local artwork and gifts for all ages.