Volunteer Positions Available!
The Urbana Park District uses volunteers in many of its programs and facilities. If any of the listings below are of interest to you, please give the Park District Development Coordinator a call today at (217) 367-1536 for more information.
School Tour Guide
Responsibilities: Lead nature activities designed to introduce children to the spring season. Curriculum training is provided and required prior to start of tours.
Time Commitment: Several hours a week during the school year. Can be scheduled to your availability.
Numbers Needed: Open
Skills Needed: An ability to work with groups of children. Ability to speak to groups and follow curriculum provided.
Youth Soccer Coach
Responsibilities: Coaching youth ages 6 through 14 in the basics of the sport. Supervision of practices and games.
Time Commitment: 4 hours a week. Practices are late afternoon, games are on Saturday.
Numbers Needed: 20-25
Skills Needed: An ability to work with children, organize practices and teach skills. Coaches can attend a free coaching clinic that teaches the techniques used to teach basketball skills and work with children. Practices begin August 18 and games begin September 6 and October 18.