Fun Volunteer Opportunities Available at the Center

By Sharon Leshner on Oct 19, 2016

Image courtesy of Mark Likosky, The Philadelphia Egotist

Volunteer opportunities are plentiful at the Center for Architecture and Design this year. We have creative opportunities that range from helping to set up exhibitions to teaching children's design workshops. See below for a full list of opportunities. 

To volunteer, email David Bender at david@philadelphiacfa.org

  • EXHIBITION | Constructing Play: Classic + Modern Building Toys
    • Installation
      • Sat, Nov 19 | Building models with construction toys from our collection, including K’NEX Roller Coaster
      • Sun, Nov 20 | Assembling exhibition infrastructure, installing pre-built models
      • Mon, Nov 21 | Assembling K’NEX Roller Coaster, building gravity-based toys, installing graphic panels
      • Tue, Nov 22 | Assembling K’NEX Roller Coaster, building gravity-based toys, installing graphic panels
         
  • FAMILY WORKSHOPS | Thanksgiving – Christmas (listed programs are suggested – you can propose something else!)
    • Sat, Nov 26 – Teachers + Assistants Needed
      • 11am – 12pm | Read + Make (ages 5-8) | A Snowy Day
      • 1:30pm – 3pm | Design + Build (ages 9-12) | Be A Gingerbread Architect
    • Sat, Dec 03 | Teachers + Assistants Needed
      • 11am – 12pm | Read + Make (ages 5-8) | Not A Box
      • 1:30pm – 3pm | Design + Build (ages 9-12) | Cardboard City
    • Sat, Dec 10 | Teachers + Assistants Needed
      • 11am – 12pm | Read + Make (ages 5-8) | Beautiful Oops
      • 1:30pm – 3pm | Design + Build (ages 9-12) | Be A K’NEX Architect
    • Sat, Dec 17 | Teachers + Assistants Needed
      • 11am – 12pm | Read + Make (ages 5-8) | A Home for Max the Dog
      • 1:30pm – 3pm | Design + Build (ages 9-12) | Animal House