Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary in Lothian needs volunteers who are willing to get wet to help catch, identify, measure and release fish to monitor the fish populations living in shallow water and wetlands of the Patuxent River from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday. Participants should be at least 12 years old. For information, call 410-741-9330.
South River Federation and the Center for Watershed Protection will conduct a brief training session and then stream assessments in headwater streams that drain into South River, including Bacon Ridge Branch, North River, Bell Branch, Flat Creek and Beards Creek. Volunteers will meet at 8:30 a.m. Saturday in the Safeway parking lot in Gateway Village Shopping Center, Defense Highway and Housley Road, Annapolis. Work should finish by 2:30 p.m. Wear waterproof boots and bring water and snacks. Contact Drew Koslow at 410 533-2753 or email@example.com.
Eastport A'Rockin Street Music Festival from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. June 26 needs individuals, families (with children as young as 9) and groups who can help for one hour or more with early morning setup (tables, chairs, tents), ticket and raffle ticket sales, setting up of bands, traffic direction, cotton candy and the moon bounce. The festival will benefit the Anne Arundel Abuse Counseling Center and Annapolis Maritime Museum. Volunteers will receive free admission and soft drinks or bottled water. Contact Melissa Hicks, 410-216-9209 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Web site: www.eastportarockin.com.
Ordnance Road Correctional Center needs volunteers 21 and older, who pass a background check, for book clubs and an art program. The correctional center also needs CPR instructors and will provide training. Volunteers to assist with recreational and sports activities are especially needed. Training and all materials are provided. Contact Cindy Meyers at 410-222-6350, Ext. 3155, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
-- Compiled by Sharon Fanning
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