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Sap collector

Organization: Museoparc Vanier Museopark

Commitment: Short term less than 6 months

Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Days

Language Preference: any

Number of Positions Available: 50

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Apr 1, 2018

Description

Collect the sap from the maple trees, transfer it into 5 gallon buckets and carry them to the trail where the 4 wheeler picks it up. Heavy lifting required. Short notice - weather-dependent (it must be above 0 celcius for the sap to run).

Contact

Nancy Penkala

613-842-9871

Ext: p.0

info@museoparc.ca

Volunteer Opportunity Address
Cabane à sucre - forêt Richelieu
300 avenue des Pères Blancs, Ottawa - Vanier ON K1L 7L5

Details

Good for people interested in: Food preparation and services; Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening); Environment; Entertainment

You will be working with: 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

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Time outdoors, improved fitness, learn the ins and outs of maple syrup production.

How will the organization benefit?
Its helps our maple syrup production every years.

Organization category: Environment

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Youth 16-24; Court ordered community service; Youth under 16; Groups

Public transportation available: Yes

Suitable for community service hours: Yes