Volunteer

Upcoming volunteer opportunities are listed below, on the Service Opportunities Calendar, and in the weekly At St. John's (in the Parishioners section). Please reference the Ministries and Outreach sections for many other opportunities to get involved or contact [email protected] for more information.

Episcopal Relief & Development

Support the Episcopal Relief & Development's relief and recovery efforts for communities devastated by Hurricanes Irma, Harvey, and other storms.

 

blood Please give the gift of life. . . DONATE BLOOD!
The NY Blood Center is experiencing a significant shortage of blood. The St. John's Fall Blood Drive is Monday, September 25, 2:30 – 8:30 p.m.

No appointment necessary, all are welcome. Any questions, contact Blood Drive Chair, Connie Olson.
Please give the gift of life. DONATE BLOOD or volunteer to help out.
   

Fall/Winter Clothes Drive
Sunday, October 22, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Please donate clean, gently-used Fall/Winter clothing for all sizes, from babies to grownups! And/or spend an hour or two helping with the Clothes Drive – receiving, sorting, or delivering the donations. Contact Sabine Blohm.
 

Join the St. John's Grow-to-Give Garden team! Volunteers are always welcome!

Workdays are every Tuesday, 3:00 p.m. and every second Saturday of the month, 10:00 a.m. These days feature standard gardening opportunities as well as more substantial construction projects like raised bed building and shed renovation. Friends and family of ALL AGES are welcome to participate (we even offer community service credits). Contact Jesse Lebus or Seamus Mitchell for more information.

 

Join the Hospitality Team - Everyone is Welcome!

Have you ever wondered who puts together the many social events at St. John's - Coffee Hours, picnics, BBQ's, and receptions? The Hospitality Team organizes it all. Hospitality is a vital and fun part of the fellowship of St. John's. We welcome you to join our committee, host a Coffee Hour or to help occasionally at one of our events throughout the year. It is a rewarding way to welcome and meet parishioners and guests alike. Contact Seamus Mitchell and Winn Keaton


Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Primary & Junior Choir Rehearsal, 4:45 p.m.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Senior Choir Rehearsal, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 23, 2017
St. John's Christmas Fair Books & Nearly New Donations Drop-Off, Rectory Garage, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Sunday, September 24, 2017
Blue Bag Distribution – Please take home a bag THIS Sunday and bring it back next Sunday filled with groceries. Bags are available in Bleecker Hall or you may use your own.
Monday, September 25, 2017
Handmades 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Aging in Place What is a Patient Advocate? presented by Ilene Corina, patient safety advocate for twenty years
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Primary & Junior Choir Rehearsal, 4:45 p.m.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Senior Choir Rehearsal, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 30, 2017
Blue Theology – Oyster Gardening Garden Maintenance Day / Haul Floats & Moorings / Disperse Seed, 8:00–11:00 a.m.
St. John's Christmas Fair Books & Nearly New Donations Drop-Off, Rectory Garage, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Blue Bag Collection – Please bring the Blue Bag back this Sunday filled with groceries. Bags are available in Bleecker Hall or you may use your own.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Primary & Junior Choir Rehearsal, 4:45 p.m.
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Senior Choir Rehearsal, 7:00 p.m.
Monday, October 9, 2017
Handmades 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Primary & Junior Choir Rehearsal, 4:45 p.m.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Senior Choir Rehearsal, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 14, 2017 Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Primary & Junior Choir Rehearsal, 4:45 p.m.
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Senior Choir Rehearsal, 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Fall Clothing Drive