BWAC Annual Meeting Event help needed--hiking boots not required

This is a past event

10 people went


750 W American Blvd W · Bloomington, MN

How to find us

Big meeting room through the shoe department

Location image of event venue


Volunteers are needed the evening of February 5 to help with the 2019 Boundary Waters Advisory Committee (BWAC) Annual Meeting. No backpack or sunscreen is required to help out at this event. Meet other BWAC volunteers, and be part of making another fun BWAC event run smoothly.

We need set up help, take down help, greeting table and registration help, dinner line management. Thank you for pitching in!

Here's a schedule of activities. Please comment to confirm the times work for you.

4:30 - Set up tables, chairs, food buffet area (Siobhan, Susan, Paul)
5:00 - Greeters arrive. Set up area (Mary, Marian, Chris)
5:30 - arrival of members. Greeting & check-in registration (Mary, Marian, Chris)
5:45 - food arrival. Set up. (Siobhan, Paul, Rick, Lynn, Rebecca)
6:00 - dinner, buffet style. Help with line queue (Rebecca, Lynn)
6:45 - 8:30 - program
8:30 - takedown & cleanup. REI closes @ 9! (Martin, Susan, Siobhan, Chris, Rick, John, Paul)

Sign up for the actual Annual Meeting event is a separate posting.

This year's annual meeting features keynote speaker, Cary Griffith, writer of "Lost in the Wild," "Gunflint Burning," and three other books set in Minnesota. Cary will be speaking and showing slides of the Jason Rasmussen story, a hiker who lost his way on the Powwow Trail in 2001. Join us at the BWAC annual meeting to hear Cary and other updates from BWAC.

I will contact each of you that sign up to coordinate details of which activities you are available for.