Crestwood Elementary

There are two volunteer positions available at this station: 1. Reading Buddies: Volunteers will read with and to children in the kindergarten, first, second and third grade classrooms. This one on one time with students will help them to learn & practice reading which will boost their skills and confidence in their reading ability. 2. … [Read More]

Winneshiek County Conservation Trail Count

Volunteers will keep track of the number of people using the trail at a given time along with other data as requested by Winneshiek County Conservation. Volunteers staff a counting station for one hour shifts. Where: Trout Run Trail in Decorah When: once per year, usually a Friday & Saturday in July or August  

Seed Savers Exchange

There are three jobs available at this station: 1. General Activities: These positions will always be short-term and volunteer can sign up for as much or as little of them as they like; Ongoing – different times of year 2. Herman’s Garden Seed Mailing Organizer: Herman’s Garden Seed program assemble and package packets of seed; … [Read More]

Driftless Half Marathon

There are two jobs available: 1. Registration:  hand out assigned materials to the runners, provide instructions for the event, and answer registrant questions. 2. Water Station Attendant: Set up water stations along the race route with the help of the race committee, hand out water and Gatorade to runners, cleaning up after the race

Decorah Park & Rec Butterfly Garden

RSVP volunteers will work to enhance the quality of the City of Decorah Butterfly Garden in the city community prairie. Duties: 1. Pulling weedy plants 2. Applying mulch 3. Transplanting plants 4. Pruning The position will require: 1. Bending 2. Walking 3. Kneeling 4. Digging Where: Decorah When: during the growing season