Looking for a fun, outdoor opportunity? Look no further than the Maple Grove Farmers Market! You are welcome to join us on Thursday afternoons – the Farmers Market is a wonderful community event in which extra hands come in handy!
Complete the Volunteer Application (.PDF) and don't hesitate to email or call 763-494-5955 with any questions or to learn more!
Here are some of the opportunities in which you can share your time and talents:
- Shopper Service: Present a friendly face to Market shoppers at Information Booth and in the Market, proactively interacting with customers to welcome them with a smile, sign them up for the newsletter and frequent shopper program, hand out weekly recipes, answer questions. Assist with hourly customer counts. Promote Market activities, such as music and special events. Commitment: 2-4 hours weekly or as your schedule allows.
- PoP Kids Club: Help with various activities at our super cool Power of Produce kids club. Sign kids up to be club members, hand out their weekly reward and get them excited about their produce purchases. Time Commitment: 2-4 hours, 2x/month or as your schedule allows.
- Market Photographer: Photos help to capture all the food and fun at the Farmers Market. We can never have enough to use in promotional materials, website, Facebook, etc. Camera provided for volunteer's use. Commitment: 1-2 hours each Thursday or as your schedule allows.
- Market set up/take down: A lot goes on behind the scenes to prepare for market day as well as to wrap things up when the Market closes, such as signage, tables, chairs, tents, information booth. In addition, this volunteer will be available to assist vendors. Commitment: 1-2 hours each Thursday or as your schedule allows.