Volunteers needed for community afterschool programs

<i>Photo by Peggy Hetman</i><br>After-school volunteers can help bring museum specimens to local kids at the University of Alaska Museum of the North.
Photo by Peggy Hetman
After-school volunteers can help bring museum specimens to local kids at the University of Alaska Museum of the North.

The University of Alaska Museum of the North and the University of Alaska Fairbanks 4-H program are looking for volunteers to work with school students in community after-school programs. UAF credit is available.

After-school interns will volunteer one afternoon a week to teach local school kids using museum kits and 4-H curriculum. All training is provided.

For more information or to register for the training, which takes place Wednesday, Feb. 22, and Saturday, Feb. 25, email ua-museumlearn@alaska.edu.

ON THE WEB: www.uaf.edu/museum/education/staff-volunteers/volunteers/

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