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Volunteer Opportunities

THANK YOU to our Summer Garden Volunteers!

A HUGE thank you to the following families who kept our garden so watered, weeded and happy over the summer! You all did a fantastic job! Classes from all grades are now enjoying the fruits of your labors and writing about or sketching the wonders that they see. Without you

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CAP Child Assault Prevention Program seeks parent volunteers

Are you someone that believes that all children have the right to be “Safe, Strong and Free?” Join our dynamic team of trained CAP volunteer prevention specialists committed to teaching children in the Newton elementary schools the skills that they need to stay safe if faced with situations involving verbal,

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Late Arrivals Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to help check-in students on school mornings between 8:25 and approximately 8:45 am each day. Volunteers sit at a desk near the Principal’s office and write down the names of students who arrive after 8:30 am. Usually, everyone has arrived by about 8:45 am. The purpose of

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Garden Volunteers Still Needed for Last 2 Weeks of Summer

Thanks to the families who have signed up to take care of our garden this summer. We still need 4 families to volunteer for the last 2 weeks. These weeks are when the garden is in its glory! Veggies will be ripe and herbs and flowers will be plentiful. Garden

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SUMMER VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE M-R GARDEN!

We need families to volunteer to care for our Mason-Rice Community Garden this summer. Garden duty is pretty simple–it involves watering, weeding and deadheading flowers. You can pick flowers and herbs and maybe an occasional veggie. We’re hoping to get 2 families to sign up for each week of summer

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Family Sign Up Sheet for Summer Garden Volunteers

Hello Families, We need families to volunteer to care for our Mason-Rice Community Garden this summer. Garden duty is pretty simple–it involves watering, weeding and deadheading flowers. You can pick flowers and herbs and maybe an occasional veggie. We’re hoping to get 2 families to sign up for each week

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Girls on the Run – Fall Coaches Needed

Girls on the Run is seeking parent volunteers to coach our Fall season. This commitment would involve supporting the girls at practice, communicating with parents, and leading group activities with the help of your fellow coaches. Please contact Emily Discenza (discenzae@newton.k12.ma.us) if you are interested! WHO: We serve 4th and

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Volunteer Sign-up – MR Fun Run

MASON-RICE FUN RUN & FAMILY PICNIC (6/11) – Volunteers Needed! The Fun Run and Family Picnic is approaching fast, and we need volunteers! The picnic will be held on Monday, 6/11 on the playground from 5-6:45pm, with the Fun Run starting at 5:30pm. Students will run a course around the

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Volunteers Needed – Understanding Our Differences – 3rd Grade

All Mason-Rice 3rd Graders will be participating in two Understanding Our Differences programs – Deafness and Hard of Hearing on Thursday, March 7 – and Blindness and Low Vision on Thursday, March 7. Both programs will run from 9-11 a.m. If you are available to help, please signup using the

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5th Grade – Understanding Our Differences

This is the last of our workshops for Understanding Our Differences in 5th grade. We will be talking about Intellectual Disabilities. We need volunteers from 11.30 am to 12.40 pm on February 15. If you have any questions, contact me under francoise.kohler@gmail.com. For signing up, please go to this link:

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