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Volunteer for One Book Two Book Festival!
Volunteers are needed to support and participate in the One Book Two Book Festival on January 11 & 12, 2013. The Volunteer Center of Johnson County is organizing the volunteers for the event and there are many volunteer opportunities available, including dressing as children’s literary characters, assisting with reading activities, greeting participants and many others. For more information on volunteer opportunities, please call 319-337-VOLS (8657) or visit website!
One Book Two Book, A Celebration of Children's Literature in the City of Literature, takes place in Iowa City with several events, including a visit from Nancy Krulik, author of more than 100 books for children and young adults. She is best known, however, for being the author and creator of the Katie Kazoo, Switcheroo book series. This innovative 3-day event will feature non-stop action including book readings, author signings, puppet shows, arts and crafts, costumed characters, young writers' workshops and more!
Join hands. Open your hearts. Lend your muscle. Join the movement.
The Volunteer Center of Johnson County connects people of all ages with opportunities to serve, provides volunteer programs with essential resources and training, and collaborates to address community needs.
We are your resource for community engagement and impact! Services available from the Volunteer Center can help individuals, groups, employers, and nonprofits! Please explore the links at right under the Volunteer Center heading for more details.
To search for or to post volunteer opportunities, click the Volunteer Button!
You can search by area of interest, date, zip code, etc. to find an opportunity that fits your passions, skills, and schedule! If you choose to register,you can log hours, save searches, identify yourself as a volunteer ready to help during a disaster, and elect to receive occassional email updates on local volunteerism.
For more information about services, please contact the Volunteer Center of Johnson County at (319) 337-VOLS (8657) or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advisory Council Members
- Joan Cook, RSVP
- B.J. Dvorak, Johnson County Emergency Management Agency
- Mary Mathew Wilson, University of Iowa Community Based Learning Program
- Mike Quinlan, Department of Corrections
- Jean Reed, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
- Dave Wilson, Johnson County Emergency Management Agency