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Ideal Farmers Market needs volunteers

WHO: SHOUT OUT to Member-Owners (also opportunities for non-Members interested in volunteering)
Contact Co-op Coordinator Barb Mann to schedule a time slot: Email: <barb@idealgreenmarket.com> or call 218-838-6058
WHAT: 2-4 volunteers needed each Saturday for Farmers Market
WHEN: Sat. mornings: (pick one of 2 shifts: 8:15 - 10:30a.m. or 10:15a.m. - 1:30p.m.) every Saturday of the growing season (weather permitting)
WHERE: Ideal Green Market Co-op (indoors and outside parking lot) 34988 County Road 39, Pequot Lakes, MN. (Located just off Crow Wing County Road 16, next door to the Old Milwaukee Club.)
WHY: volunteers needed to:
• act as 'hosts' of the Co-op by greeting vendors and shoppers;
• offer complimentary coffee and treats (if treats are available);
• donate coffee or treats (great way to participate if you can't be on-site)
• offer to help vendors with name tags, set up & take down their tables/canopies
• visit with people
• hand out Membership cards
• hand out Membership application brochures
• accept completed Membership applications
• tidy/clean up afterwards

FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS:
ROAD SIGNS: 1-2 people needed per sign(s). Big signs placed at 6 nearby major intersections on Fridays and retrieved after Farmers Market on Saturdays. Also several smaller directional signs to place along routes on Saturdays before Market, and then retrieved afterwards.
FRIDAY PRE-MARKET PREP: 2-3 people needed to mark/chalk the parking lot for outdoor vendors and organize indoors for vendors.

 

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