Volunteer for the Village of Bluemont
Bluemont Volunteer Opportunities
“It takes a Village…”
(Most of the volunteer listings require less than 2 hours of your time monthly)
Bluemont Fair Art Chair: The Bluemont Fair is looking for an Art Chair to run the art show and sale. It involves reaching out to artists (we have the list) and managing the set up and sale of art upstairs in the Community Center the Fair weekend. If you or someone you know are willing to support the arts in this way, please contact us: Chair@BluemontFair.org.
Bluemont Fair Admissions Gate: We are also looking for a co-chair for John Constant to help him manage the Admissions Gates. This is a great opportunity to become a Fair volunteer for our signature event here in Bluemont in September. Please contact us:Chair@BluemontFair.org.
Bluemont Fair Social Media Chair: We need someone to run the Facebook and Instagram pages for the Fair, to keep our followers engaged, build interest, and share information. Please contact us: Chair@BluemontFair.org.
Bluemont Bugle Reporter: Did you ever want to be a big-time newspaper reporter? Research, interview, and write articles quarterly for the Bugle.
Bluemont Special Events Coordinator: Event planning skills helpful to oversee local events other than the Bluemont Fair.
Bluemont Speakers Series: Do you enjoy learning new things? Schedule ongoing speakers on topics of interest to Bluemonters.
Bluemont Social Services: Do you feel empathy for people less fortunate? You’re perfect then for assisting the development of the “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” program.
BCA Bookeeper: If you have accounting or bookkeeper experience, the BCA Treasurer position is open to applicants. Training provided. Time commitment is a couple hours a week.
Museum Exhibition Committee Member: This Spring the Plaster Museum is hosting a special exhibition entitled: “Education in Snickersville/Bluemont in the 19th & 20th Centuries.” Join a committee that will research, plan, and set up for an April/May opening.
Loudoun County Liaison: As a founding member of the Loudoun Historic Village Alliance comprised of the 13 unincorporated villages, Bluemont has a seat at the table for all County decisions that will impact the villages, like zoning, historic preservation, conservation easements, village boundaries, etc.
As a representative of Bluemont, assisting the Vice Chair of the Alliance, you will be active in these areas of concern as needed. Time commitment is 2 hours weekly.
Bluemont Village Social Media: Love Facebook? We need someone to set up and administer a Village FB page.
Bluemont Adopt-A-Highway Program: Do you hate to see litter on our streets? Help organize our bi-annual County litter program and feel gratified.
Bluemont Fair Volunteer: Get free fair admission and get to know your neighbors while supporting our village’s one fundraiser of the year! It’s always the third weekend in September. Jobs include putting up posters; working at the admissions gate; helping set up, tear down, or work the art show; running the cash register at the Gardener’s Shed or Lake Store; working with kids at the Childrens’ Fair or Stone’s Field; minding the caboose, the Snickersville Academy, or the Plaster Museum; manning the Wine & Beer Garden; helping kids write poetry at the Poetry Tent; and cleaning up after the Fair.