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Ohio History Connection Opening Day – 5/26/18

May 26 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Join Columbus Gives Back for Opening Day at the Ohio History Connection Ohio Village! This 1890s carnival, focused on the mosaic of arts and culture that make up Ohio, needs volunteers like you to assist in various roles from activity assistants to beverage assistants to gatehouse assistants.

What: You will be working in an outdoor historic village. Our anticipated audience (families) could be over 800 people. You will be assisting with logistics for up to 30-40 vendors. You have to be comfortable working with large crowds.

Where: The Ohio History Connection, 800 E. 17th Ave. Columbus, OH 43211

When: Saturday, May 26th, 9:30am – 1:30pm.

Event Leaders: gina@columbusgivesback.org and alfred@columbusgivesback.org

About the Ohio History Connection: The Ohio History Connection, formerly the Ohio Historical Society, is a statewide history organization with the mission to spark discovery of Ohio’s stories. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization chartered in 1885, the Ohio History Connection carries out history services for Ohio and its citizens focused on preserving and sharing the state’s history. This includes housing the state historic preservation office, the official state archives, local history office and managing more than 50 sites and museums across Ohio.

About Columbus Gives Back: Columbus Gives Back makes volunteering easy and fun for working professionals in Central Ohio! All of our events are open to anyone over 21 years old — simply find and sign up for an event that interests you. Once a month (at least!) we hold happy hours in partnership with other nonprofit organizations. Come see the great work that is being done right here in Columbus!


Ohio History Connection
800 E. 17th Ave, Columbus, OH 43211
Columbus, OH 43211 US
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