Specific opportunities for volunteering will be posted here, so please check back on a regular basis
Stewards needed for Music in the Market Place - Saturday afternoons through July and August (central Morpeth). Contact Karen Tweddle asap
Heritage Open Days: If you are available 8th-11th September and would like to know more about how you can help with the activities taking place in Morpeth for Heritage Open Days this year - contact Karen Tweddle
Station Archive Project - watch out for future opportunities to help with collection events.
Volunteering Opportunities with the Trust
Typically our volunteering opportunities centre around the three main interest areas:
- Arts and Culture
Some of the opportunities are one-off while some are repeated monthly, annually or more irregularly so hopefully there will be something to suit the time you have available and your personal interests.
Arts & Culture
|Community Cinema||tickets / set up / learn to use projector etc. Take the cinema into the community eg care homes||Monthly|
|World Book Night||help to plan / help on the night to guide people / refreshments / setting up||Annual plus planning meetings|
|Concerts, Theatre Performances||tickets / set up / refreshments||occasional|
|Event Publicity||leaflet, poster production and distribution, social media||occasional|
|Northumbrian Gathering||stewarding, minute taking, fundraising||annual plus planning meetings|
|Morpeth Antiquarian Society||cataloguing, research & preparation of exhibitions, interviewing & recording oral history, website maintenance||ongoing|
|Heritage Open Days||publicity, stewarding||annual plus planning meetings|
|Bluebell Woods||maintaining paths||
|Signage||auditing, maintenance, planning & design||regular quarterly meetings|
|Flood Defence||support for Flood Action Group – flood warden or ‘flood buddy’||regular meetings, emergency call-out for Flood Warnings|
|Litter Picking||associated with Morpeth In Bloom and throughout the year||regular routine sessions|
|Planting||trees / plants. Vegetation clearance from public paths||seasonal|
If you are interested in volunteering with the Trust but can't find anything to suit you just at the moment - why not register your interest by downloading this form and emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org or returning it to our office at Carlisle Park Lodge.