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3/3/2016 - Smoky Hill River Festival 2016 Seeks Committee Members and Volunteers


Contact: Amanda Morris or Kay Quinn 

Smoky Hill River Festival 2016 Seeks Committee Members and Volunteers

Staff and civic leaders of the Smoky Hill River Festival invite Salinans ages 13 and up to apply for openings on various River Festival 2016 committees and work groups.
Individuals who enjoy teaching crafts and activities, managing others and assisting out-of-town guests including vendors and artists are encouraged to apply.
Alongside volunteering, committees for which leaders are sought include Arts Ambassadors, the Artyopolis children’s area, Entertainment, Food, Gates, Hospitality, Parking and numerous Visual Arts areas. Volunteers also are needed for some pre-Festival office tasks.
For more details, contact Salina Arts & Humanities at 785-309-5770 or at A list of committee and volunteer needs is available upon request.

For needed accommodations, please call Amanda Morris at Salina Arts & Humanities at 785-309-5770 between 8:00 a.m. - Noon and 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.  Every effort will be made to accommodate known disabilities.  For material or speech access, please call at least five working days prior to the event.

Salina Arts & Humanities, a department of the City of Salina, has served a unique role in arts advocacy and support since 1966.  The Smoky Hill River Festival, Horizons Grants Program, Smoky Hill Museum, Arts Infusion Program in schools, Community Art & Design, Cultural Connections, and Art a la Carte concert series are among the programs of Salina Arts & Humanities, located at 211 W. Iron Avenue in Salina.