You can help your hospital this summer and have fun doing it.

The Almonte General Hospital Foundation needs volunteers for the Paddles and Puppets event on August 11 at the Fairgrounds.

If you can help with any of the following tasks, contact the Steering Committee chair at

Volunteers will get admission to the grounds.

Set-up – lifting involved Fri. 9am
Evening tear-down – lifting involved Sat. eve
Parking – rotate 1 hour shifts 8am – 2pm
Garbage – teams of 3 Set up

Sat eve

Admission: teams of 2 – 1 ½ shifts 8am – 4 pm
Vendors – assist coordinator 8am – 9am
Site decoration Early Sat.
Floaters – whatever is necessary All day
Signage: Set-up Early am
Tear down Eve
Set-up 9am – 10am
Tear-down 4pm – 5pm
Theatre hosts: 2 per venue Morning &
One host needs to introduce the show Afternoon
Decorators: Prepare theatres Sat AM
                    Strike Sat Eve
Talent Hosts: take care of puppeteers All Day
Nick the mascot Sat Aft
Outdoor talent coordinators – Nick etc All day