Kravis needs volunteers for ushers, tour guides, hospitality workers


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Things to do in West Palm Beach

Happening around West Palm Beach:

1. Kravis volunteers. In preparation for its 2018-2019 season, the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is seeking volunteers. New Volunteer Orientations will be held on Friday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. and Thursday, Oct. 25 at 6 p.m. Both events will be held in the Kravis Center’s Persson Hall.

There are volunteer opportunities as ushers, tour guides, and to work in hospitality, gift shop, data entry, the education department and the administrative offices. Anyone interested is encouraged to fill out the online application and bring it to the orientation program. If unable to attend, submit the application to Beth Foster, Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, 701 Okeechobee Blvd. The application is available at kravis.org/volunteer.

2. Children’s Business Fair. It will showcase kids’ entrepreneurial efforts, on Saturday Aug. 25, 1-4 p.m., at United Methodist Church of the Palm Beaches, 900 Brandywine Road.

At the fair, which is free and open to the public, up to 20 young entrepreneurs ages 6-16 will showcase and sell their wares. Each child will create a product or service, develop a brand, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at this one-day marketplace. The children are responsible for setup, sales, and interacting with customers.

For information, contact Kate Marr at 561-665-0380 or kate@umcpb.org.

3. Community revitalization. The Countywide Community Revitalization Team is holding a public meeting Tuesday, Aug. 21, at 6 p.m., focusing on services provided by the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections Office. The meeting will be at Vista Center, 2300 N. Jog Road.

Supervisor of Elections Susan Bucher will talk about the three ways to cast your ballot: by mail, early voting, or in person on Election Day. She will also explain what types of I.D.’s are accepted, early voting locations and dates, and how to determine your assigned polling location if you choose to vote in person on Election Day. Voter information for the upcoming primary and general elections can also be updated during this meeting.

For more information, contact Houston Tate at 561-233-5303 or via email at htate@pbcgov.org.



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