Volunteer

We have a number of volunteer opportunities happening in June and July:

Dallas City of Learning Turn Up! Dallas Love Field  (Frontiers of Flight Museum, 6911 Lemmon Avenue, Dallas, TX  75209) is on Saturday, June 23rd, from 10:00am-2:00pm.  If you are a high school student who needs community service hours, this is a perfect opportunity for ages 14 and up!

Please join us for the fifth annual Dallas City of Learning Turn Up at Dallas Love Field and help make it the best yet! Frontiers of Flight Museum admission, activities, and parking are free.  Visitors will explore exhibits and vendors’ table displays inside the Museum and travel by shuttle to the Terminal for a behind-the-scenes tour plus a “Taste of Love Field.”  There will be activities for all ages. Volunteers are needed to help with set up, wayfinding, assisting families/students with exploring the MXP activities, distributing Big Thought and Dallas City of Learning information, and breakdown/clean-up.

If you would like to volunteer for this Turn Up! event, please sign up here:      https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d45adad28a5f94-dallas3

DSM Kids Club “The Lion King” (The Music Hall at Fair Park, 909 1st Avenue, Dallas, TX  75210) is on Saturday, June 30th, and again on Saturday, July 7th, from 10:30am-1:45pm.  If you are a high school student who needs community service hours, this is a perfect opportunity for ages 14 and up!

In partnership with Dallas Summer Musicals, Big Thought provides pre-performance activities for participating children as part of the DSM Kids Club program.  Activities for “The Lion King” will include hands-on projects with some of our fantastic Big Thought Teaching Artists.  Volunteers are needed from 10:30am – 1:45pm to assist with set-up, sign-in, art activities, and clean-up.

If you would like to volunteer for DSM Kids Club on June 30th, please sign up at this link:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d45adad28a5f94-dsmkids3

If you would like to volunteer for DSM Kids Club on July 7th, please sign up at this link:    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d45adad28a5f94-dsmkids2

Dallas City of Learning Turn Up! Discovery Faire  (J. Erik Jonsson  Central Library, 1515 Young Street, Dallas, 75201) is on Saturday, July 14th, from 11:00am-3:00pm.  If you are a high school student who needs community service hours, this is a perfect opportunity for ages 14 and up!

Please join us for the annual Dallas City of Learning Turn Up! Discovery Faire at Dallas Public Library and help make it the best yet as we celebrate National Summer Learning Day! Admission, activities, and parking are free. Visitors will explore maker space activities and vendors’ table displays inside the Library. There will be music, food trucks, and activities for all ages.  Volunteers are needed to help with set up, wayfinding, assisting families/students with finding and exploring activities, distributing Big Thought and Dallas City of Learning information, and breakdown/clean-up.

If you would like to volunteer for this Turn Up! event, please sign up at this link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d45adad28a5f94-dallas4

Creative Solutions Luncheon and Performance, Film, & Art Exhibit (Owen Arts Center/Meadows School of the Arts, 6101 Bishop Boulevard, SMU Campus). Luncheon:  12:00-12:45 on Thursday, July 26th.  Performances:  1:00 and 7:00 on Thursday, July 26th and 1:00 on Friday, July 27th.

During the summer, Big Thought partners with the Dallas County Juvenile Department and SMU to re-ignite the imaginations of high-potential young people through performing and visual arts. Together, we instill skills associated with job and college readiness such as teamwork, decision-making, problem-solving, critical thinking, and communication.

The celebratory family luncheon precedes the opening performance on Thursday, July 26th.  Volunteers are needed to assist with set up, greeting guests, wayfinding, and clean up. For the performances, volunteers will assist with wayfinding, ushering, and hosting the gallery exhibit.

If you would like to volunteer for the Luncheon or a Performance, please sign up at this link:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d45adad28a5f94-creative1

Thank you for supporting Big Thought!

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