Friends of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery seeks volunteer coordinator

April 11, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. April 11, 2014

The Friends of the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery is looking for an energetic individual with a supportive outgoing personality as its next volunteer coordinator.

The part-time position begins July 1; send applications by May 31. Successful candidates will have experience as a volunteer or a volunteer coordinator, demonstrated commitment to the environment, be at least 21, and have excellent oral and written communication skills.

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Volunteer drivers needed to support local seniors

September 24, 2013

Senior Services’ Volunteer Transportation program is seeking drivers to shuttle local seniors to medical appointments.

Volunteers pick up seniors at their home, drive them to the doctor and take them back immediately afterward. Many older adults are currently unable to get rides though, because there are not enough volunteers to serve their needs.

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Volunteers needed for annual haunt

September 17, 2013

The 10th annual Nightmare at Beaver Lake needs youth and adult volunteers for a variety of roles, especially actors.

An orientation is from 1-4 p.m. Sept. 21-22 at Sammamish City Hall, 801 228th Ave. S.E. Besides acting, roles are available for casting assistant, construction, security, driving, line control, traffic control, ticket sales, food service and more.

Nightmare takes over Beaver Lake Park from Oct. 18-31. Nightmare is 100 percent volunteer, 100 percent charity, produced by the Rotary Club of Sammamish in partnership with Scare Productions and the city of Sammamish. Learn more by emailing or go to

Volunteer for Salmon Days at party tonight

September 10, 2013

NEW — 9 a.m. Sept. 10, 2013

Salmon Days organizers need all the help they can muster to accommodate the more than 150,000 visitors expected to stream into Issaquah for the annual festival Oct. 5-6.

Prospective volunteers can join the iconic festival at the annual Salmon Days volunteer sign-up party tonight. Organizers need volunteers for a variety of activities, including manning booths, selling souvenirs and cleaning up after the event concludes.

Party participants receive a free dinner catered by Timber Ridge at Talus and, for signing up for one or more volunteer shifts, a free Ohfishal Salmon Days volunteer T-shirt.

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History museums to host volunteer orientation

August 20, 2013

Become a volunteer with the Issaquah History Museums by attending an upcoming orientation session.

From 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 14, the history museums will hold a museum volunteer orientation at the Train Depot Museum, 78 First Ave. N.E. The orientation includes an overview of the organization and the community of Issaquah, as well as of upcoming events.

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