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Gloucester Agricultural Society

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Harley Bloom
General Manager
Gloucester Agricultural Society

Off season: 2149 Hubbard Crescent

Fairgrounds: 4837 Albion Road
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1J 6L3

TEL: 613-741-3247

E-mail: info@capitalfair.ca
Web: http://www,capitalfair.ca

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Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Animals; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

Our Mission and Vision Statements

Adopted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Mission:
The Gloucester Agricultural Society mission is to produce an annual fun, family fair to enrich the heritage of and provide entertainment to our community by presenting agricultural shows, displays and other diversions.

http://www.capitalfair.ca

Volunteer Opportunities

The Capital Fair is an annual 10 day fair organized by the Gloucester Agricultural Society. This year, the fair will be held from August 16th - 25th and will feature events such as live music, agricultural demonstrations, monster truck shows, a midway and much more.

We are looking for volunteers to help us onsite throughout the duration of the fair in the following positions:

Entertainment Assistant
- Gather information and research potential entertainment acts
- reply to emails

Hospitality Assistant
- Ensure trailer is cleaned
- Stock fridge and support beer tent
- Assist cleaning of grounds (i.e. picking up trash)

Stage Hands
- Guide entertainers from side entry to the stage area
- Assist with carrying equipment
- Assist sound crew
- Move picnic tables & assist cleaning of grounds (i.e. picking up trash)

We will need one person to fill each shift daily from August 16th - 25th:
Shift 1 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Shift 2 - 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shift 3 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Rideau Carleton Raceway
4837 Albion Rd, Gloucester, ON K1X 1A3
Deadline: Jul 14, 2019
The Capital Fair is an annual 10 day fair organized by the Gloucester Agricultural Society. This year, the fair will be held from August 16th - 25th and will feature events such as live music, agricultural demonstrations, monster truck shows, a midway and much more.

We are looking for volunteers to help us onsite throughout the duration of the fair in a wide range of areas including:
- Kids Zone
- Entertainment Area
- Grounds Maintenance Crew
- Motoring Technician
- Stage Hands
- Photographer
- Office Assistant
- Concessions Assistant
- Volunteers at Large (help out in any and all areas required)

We also have longer-term opportunities available for those who are interested in the year-round planning of the fair. You can check out the other positions we have posted on the Volunteer Ottawa site here: https://www.volunteerottawa.ca/cgi/page.cgi/_jp_membership.html?uid=14020

There are so many ways to get involved! Please don't hesitate to reach out for more information.

Visit www.capitalfair.ca for more information.
Location: Rideau Carleton Raceway
4837 Albion Rd, Gloucester, ON K1X 1A3
Deadline: Jul 14, 2019
The Capital Fair is an annual 10 day fair organized by the Gloucester Agricultural Society. This year, the fair will be held from August 16th - 25th and will feature events such as live music, agricultural demonstrations, monster truck shows, a midway and much more.

We are looking for volunteers for the Kids Tent attraction. Duties will include:
- Helping children with crafts as needed (gluing, colouring, cutting, etc.)
- Tidying up the area and restocking supplies
- Encouraging children with their art work, praising them and giving out toys and stickers

The ideal volunteers for this position will be friendly, patient, helpful and people who enjoy spending time around children.

There are 3 shifts offered for this position daily from August 16th - 25th. For each shift, we will need 4-5 volunteers present. Please note that these times may change slightly due to fair hours:
Shift 1: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Shift 2: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Shift 3: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Rideau Carleton Raceway
4837 Albion Rd, Gloucester, ON K1X 1A3
Deadline: Jul 5, 2019