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Place des Arts

Ongoing Volunteer Program: Events, concerts, exhibitions and programs

Coquitlam, BC
A month ago
Position description:

Place des Arts is a non-profit arts centre and music school located in Maillardville, Coquitlam. We offer classes for all ages in visual arts, music, dance and drama and host concerts, recitals, art exhibitions and special events throughout the year. More information can be found at

Place des Arts is always on the lookout for friendly volunteers to help out in a variety of areas throughout the year!

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities:

- Community Events: Place des Arts participates in a variety of events out in the community. Volunteer duties include assisting with children's art activities, setting up, cleaning up and more.

- Children's Art Camps: Camp volunteers gain exposure to a variety of classes in the arts. Duties include supervising children and assisting teachers in classes. Camps are offered during select Pro-D Days, Spring Break and summer.

- Galleries & Exhibitions: Volunteers assist with hanging artwork in our gallery and at opening receptions for our art exhibitions.

- Ushers: Volunteer ushers collect tickets and welcome guests at concerts, recitals and events.

- Classroom & Workshop Assistants: Volunteers assist teachers with distributing supplies, helping students as needed and cleaning up.


Volunteers will assist Place des Arts staff and/or faculty with a variety of events, concerts and programs throughout the year. Duties will vary depending on the opportunity and volunteer job selected.


Must be at least 15 years old and have experience and/or interest in working with children. Volunteers should be interested in working in a creative hands-on arts environment.

Volunteer skills:

Administration (Other)




Event Day Support, Assistant, Usher, Security

Multicultural and Language

Group or Activity Leader, Facilitating

Role is suitable for:

13 - 18




Additional Information:

This is a great way to gain work experience and get involved with the community.
Snacks will be provided to all volunteers.
Volunteers will receive a t-shirt and an ID badge.
Volunteers are required to apply to volunteer. The volunteer coordinator will contact applicants to arrange a brief interview. Volunteer who are 19 or older will require a criminal record check. Visit our website to apply: . Please contact the volunteer coordinator at for more information.

How to apply:

Contact person:

Casey McCarthy

Contact phone:

604-664-1636 x36

Contact e-mail:

Volunteer Centre:


Cause Tags:

Arts & Culture

Community and Social Services