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Summer Art Camp – Call for Youth Volunteers

Summer Art Camp – Call for Youth Volunteers

Richmond Art Center is looking for youth and young adult volunteers to assist with our Summer Art Camp. Volunteers will assist Teaching Artists in the classroom (morning and afternoon shifts available), as well as support with lunchtime and student pick up.

About Summer Art Camp: Summer Art Camp at Richmond Art Center gives kids (ages 5-12) an exciting immersion in visual arts practice. Daily projects include drawing, painting, printmaking, textile arts, and sculpture. This year camps will be held over 6 weeks between June 12 to July 28. (No camp July 3 to July 7). Weekly camps run Tuesday through Friday from 10am to 2pm.

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Enjoy interacting with kids ages 5 to 12 years old
  • Can move around in the studio
  • No art experience necessary, but need to be able to follow instructions from the Teaching Artist
  • High schoolers and recent graduates welcome (we are specifically looking volunteers between the ages of 16 and 25)
  • Volunteers 18+ must complete a LiveScan background check before start date of volunteering

How to Apply: If you would like to become a Summer Art Camp volunteer then CLICK HERE to submit a volunteer application.


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Richmond Art Center
2540 Barrett Avenue
Richmond, CA 94804-1600


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