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The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), one of the world’s leading artist residency programs, is looking for volunteers to help with light yard work on our historic grounds in the foothills of the Blue Ridge.

When: Saturday, October 17, 2020, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: 154 San Angelo Drive, Amherst, Virginia, 24521

Volunteer projects will be completed outdoors at safe social distance, but please have a mask at the ready.

Lunch will be provided.

Let us know you’re coming! Please sign up by Noon on October 15 using the form below:

What You Need: Please bring gardening gloves, pruning shears, and rakes if you have them. Consider a jacket/poncho, hat, sunscreen, water bottle, etc. — whatever will keep you comfortable outdoors! Bottled water will be available.

Where to Go: Please park in the Fellows Parking Lot and gather at the Gazebo where you can sign in and help yourself to a cup of coffee before we begin.

In Case of Rain: A rain date is scheduled for Saturday, October 24, 2020. If there’s a need to reschedule due to weather, we will email pre-registered volunteers and post an announcement in our Facebook event page by 8:30 a.m. on the day of the event, Saturday, October 17, to let you know. If you don’t hear from us, we’ll proceed with the day as planned.