Archive for Monday, March 22, 2010

Art Guild needs gallery assistance

March 22, 2010


Agency: Lawrence Art Guild Association

Contact: Linda Baranski at 856-2784 or info

The Lawrence Art Guild Association needs volunteers to staff its 1109 Gallery. Volunteer would greet visitors, write up sales tickets and document sales. Full training will be provided, and there will always be two volunteers working together. The gallery is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Immediate needs

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