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Volunteers Needed for Natsu Matsuri!

EJCA is looking for about 100 volunteers for the Natsu Matsuri (Summer Festival) on Saturday, July 8.

Volunteer positions: greeters, ticket sales, food prep, shop sales, and kids’ games, just to name a few. This is a great opportunity for anyone who would like to learn about Japanese culture, would like to share Japanese culture, needs volunteer hours for credits, would like to become more involved with the EJCA community, or who just want to help!

Three ways to sign up as a volunteer:

  1. Sign up directly online at https://goo.gl/Zu3eYp
  2. Email the volunteer coordinator at matsuri-volunteer@ejca.org with your name, email address, and task codes from the table below (e.g. 1A, 3B).
  3. Call the EJCA office at 780-466-8166 and leave your name, telephone number, email, and task codes.

For any questions, email matsuri-volunteer@ejca.org.  Sign up with friends and family.

Natsu Matsuri Volunteer Task codes – July 8, 2017

Task

Needed

9am – 2pm

2 – 4pm

4 – 6pm

6 – 8pm

Set Up                     

20

1A

 

 

 

Greeters                          

3

 

3B

3C

3D

Ticket Sales Indoors           

4

 

4B

4C

4D

Ticket Sales Outdoors        

2

 

5B

5C

5D

Maintenance Crew

2

 

6B

6C

6D

Food Server     

5

 

7B

7C

7D

Shaved Ice Server    

2

 

9B

9C

9D

Food Runner          

1

 

10B

10C

10D

Drink Server          

2

 

11B

11C

11D

Kids’ Games         

8

 

12B

12C

12D

Shop Sales           

3

 

13B

13C

13D

Selfie Photo Station    

3

 

14B

14C

14D

First Aid Attendant**         

1

 

15B

15C

15D


**The First Aid Attendant must have current First Aid training and certification.

 

 

The Edmonton Japanese Community Association (EJCA) is a non-profit organization serving the Japanese Canadian community and anyone who has an interest in Japanese culture in the Edmonton area.

The EJCA seeks to develop and support a vibrant Japanese community and to promote awareness of Japanese heritage and culture in Canada. More information about our mission statement and our history can be found in the About Us section.

The centre
The EJCA is located in the Argyll Community League (ACL) on the edge of the beautiful Argyll Park. The

 

The Edmonton Japanese Community Association (EJCA) is a non-profit organization serving the Japanese Canadian community and anyone who has an interest in Japanese culture in the Edmonton area.

The EJCA seeks to develop and support a vibrant Japanese community and to promote awareness of Japanese heritage and culture in Canada. More information about our mission statement and our history can be found in the About Us section.

The centre
The EJCA is located in the Argyll Community League (ACL) on the edge of the beautiful Argyll Park. The Centre opened in 1994. In 2005, Japanese rock garden was added and traditional Japanese woodwork was incorporated into the centre. It is now one of the beautiful community centres in Edmonton.

The centre is located at:

6750-88 Street
Edmonton, Alberta

Map (JPEG) or Map (PDF format)

Take a virtual tour of the centre to find out what's inside.

Join The EJCA
There are many benefits to becoming an EJCA member, including access to the Gordon Hirabayashi Library, access to clubs, discounted rates on events, discounted rates on room rentals, a subscription to the Moshi Moshi newsletter and much more!

To become an EJCA member, please click here and go to membership page.


Office hours: Monday 9:00 - 12:00, Tuesday & Thursday 12:00 - 4:00, Friday 3:00 - 6:00
Other time by appointment - please call 780-466-8166:



Feel free to contact us directly with any questions, suggestions, or comments.

Telephone: (780) 466-8166

Fax: (780) 465-0376

Email: office@ejca.org

Mail:

The Edmonton Japanese Community Association
6750-88 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6E 5H6

Thank you for visiting!

 

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Natsu Matsuri (Summer Festival) July 8, 2017

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