Monthly Archives: March 2018

Volunteer Role of the Week: 2018 Petcare Team

Let’s take a look at the new 2018 Petcare Team Shifts this week! Love dogs? You’ll love this new volunteer opportunity with the Festival! This year the Festival is teaming up with Mars Petcare and its BETTER CITIES FOR PETS(TM) program to … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Fly a Kite!

Tips for Volunteering at Blossom Kite Festival The Blossom Kite Festival is a fun tradition. If you are volunteering for this event, you will have a great time.  You will also have a full day. Here are a few tips … Continue reading

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Volunteer Role of the Week: Union Station Merchandise Kiosk

Let’s have a look at the Union Station Merchandise Kiosk shift this week! National Cherry Blossom Festival official merchandise is sold every year at our Merchandise Kiosk on the Union Station. There are lots of festival-related items to sell and … Continue reading

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Happy Hour Tonight- Cancelled

EEC Hospitality Subcommittee has made the decision to cancel tonight’s Volunteer Happy Hour ahead of the snow that’s coming our way. Stay safe out there and stay tuned for the next Volunteer Social Event!

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Free Lunch Time Concert – The 6821 Quintet & Kunihiko Murai

The 6821 Quintet (cleverly named to reflect the distance from Tokyo to DC) consists of international artists coming together to fulfill the understanding that music brings disparate cultures together. The group will put on performances during the National Cherry Blossom Festival in … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunities for Anacostia River Festival!

Anacostia River Festival is one of the Premier Events of the National Cherry Blossom Festival.  This family-friendly event gives guests the opportunity to take a canoe and explore the River, ride in the bike parade, play lawn games with families and … Continue reading

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Dates of Tidal Basin Volunteer Shifts Changed!

The peak blossom time was just announced! It will be from March 17 to March 20! That being said, we are sorry to inform our volunteers: we have to change the volunteer shifts for Tidal Basin because of this exciting news. … Continue reading

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