‘O-fishial’ June Volunteer News

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Finding Nemo Party!

Sea what surprises are in store!

There is a very special surprise for our Finding Nemo Party coming up next week. Trust me you won’t want to miss it. Let’s show everyone how excited we are to connect fun with ocean education. Pass the word along about this event to whoever you think would be interested. Purchase tickets here for our Finding Nemo Party on June 17! Doors open at 5 pm and the movie starts at 6 pm in Samueli. It’s picnic style; bring a comfy blanket. 

Additionally, we still need volunteers for this event. If you are interested please contact Andrea asmith@ocean-institute.org 

Pie Bake Off

  Friday, June 17 , 2016 11:30 am —1:00 pm in Samueli

Let's Eat Pie!

We have an awesome Volunteer Group and Employee group, but they rarely get to mingle. Let’s kick summer off right and all get together to taste some delicious pie at our Volunteer and Staff Pie Bake off! There will be 2 categories; Fruit and Non-Fruit pies. Best tasting pie by popular vote from each category wins!                 

Rules: 1) You must bring copies of the recipe to share                          2) Pies must be homemade 

Tall Ships Festival

Volunteer Training

The Tall Ships Festival will be here before we know it! Mark your calendars for this overall training. There are 2 trainings offered to accommodate as many schedules as possible, you only need to attend 1 of them. You can sign up for a training using VolunteerSpot. Click here to sign up! Simply find the date of the training and click sign up! If you cannot get the link to work, please email me and I will assign you to the day you choose. 

Calling All Tall Ships Festival Volunteers! 

We will also need volunteers to prepare for Tall Ships Festival; getting craft materials together, setting up tables/booths, creating signs, etc. If you are interested to helping us prep for this awesome festival please sign up through VolunteerSpot by clicking here. Simply find the date of the prep you want and click sign up! If you cannot get the link to work, please email me and I will assign you to the day you choose. 


Please give a warm welcome to the newest members of our volunteer family!

Ann Marsolais – Public Programs
Ashley Kim - Chambers Gallery Book and Gift Store
Ava Banducci – Public Programs
Caroline Needell – Public Programs
Emily Valian - Chambers Gallery Book and Gift Store
Emma Timmons – Public Programs
Linda Schuam – Pilgrim Docent, Information Booth
Marissa Castro -Public Programs
Sarah Amid – Chambers Gallery Book and Gift Store
Soo Bin Cho - Chambers Gallery Book and Gift Store
Kayla Paige – Public Programs