• Volunteer


  • The Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce works hard to encourage a positive business climate, promote Bethel as a tourist destination, and organize some of Bethel’s biggest events.  We need volunteers throughout the year, and students are welcome!

     

    Events

    Summerfest

    Saturday, July 17, 2021 (Always the third Saturday in July) - CANCELED FOR 2021

    The biggest event in Bethel! Help is needed:

    • On the organizing committee
    • Setting up and taking down tents, tables, and chairs
    • Staffing the Chamber’s info & sales booth
    • Directing traffic around road closures
    • Setting up the parade
    • Removing waste throughout the day

    Harvestfest & Chowdah Cookoff

    Saturday, September 18, 2021 (Always the 3rd Saturday in September)

    A fun fall event on the common with a chowder competition, arts & crafts vendors, and a farmers’ market.  Jobs include:

    • Waste sorting and removal – we are always looking for ways to be more sustainable!
    • Set-up and removal of tables, chairs, and tents
    • Food prep – baked potatoes, grill, etc.
    • Chowder ticket sellers

     

    Other opportunities

    We occasionally need help with our visitors’ information center – organizing, tidying, making copies, etc.

    Got an idea for a new or improved community event, either big or small? Get involved in a planning committee or talk to us about how we can support each other.

     

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