Bike Rodeo Volunteer Opportunities

The annual Bike Rodeo educates kids in bike safety and introduces them to local law enforcement in a fun environment. Participants try out their biking skills on an obstacle course while experts teach hand signals and fix mechanical problems with bikes and helmets. Each year several volunteers are needed to help the Police Department ensure a fun and safe event.

Logistics

  • Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
  • Time Commitment: 5:30 - 8:30 pm
  • Work Location: Sonnesyn Elementary School, 3421 Boone Ave N, New Hope
  • Qualifications/Skills: Desire to work with children to help promote bicycle safety, ability to work outdoors and dress for weather conditions, and ability to work with public
  • Sign Up: Call Brian Erickson at 763-593-2366.

Volunteer Positions

All positions report to Brian Erickson, Recreation Supervisor.

Set-up & Clean-up

  • People Needed: 2
  • Time Period: 5:30 - 8:30 pm
  • Responsibilities: Set up tables and chairs, put up signs, set up bike course. Help dismantle after the event and pick up litter, etc.

Greeters

  • People Needed: 2
  • Time Period: 5:30 - 8:30 pm
  • Responsibilities: Direct participants to activities.

Helmet Fitting

  • People Needed: 2
  • Time Period: 5:30 - 8:30 pm
  • Responsibilities: Help fit bike helmets.

Course Helpers

  • People Needed: 2
  • Time Period: 5:30 - 8:30 pm
  • Responsibilities: Help ensure participants navigate the course properly.

Want to Volunteer?

Sign up online today!