Brochure Winter 2019 - Page 69

GET INVOLVED BECOME A VOLUNTEER! DONATE Take part in preserving our rural heritage by volunteering at Historic Wagner Farm! Volunteers are integral to the fulfill- ment of our mission and our ability to serve visitors and the local community. As a volunteer, you’ll do meaningful work, learn new skills and grow personally and professionally. Note: Livestock volunteers must be at least 18 years of age. While The Farm receives support from the Glenview Park District, it relies heavily on grants and donations. To find out more about donation opportunities, call 847-657-1506. BECOME A “FRIEND” OF WAGNER FARM Join Friends of Wagner Farm, the official support group of Historic Wagner Farm, and play a special role in helping this unique oasis achieve its potential as a source of enjoyment and education about rural life in Northern Illinois. Members receive discounts on admissions to farm events, Wagner Tales, the official newsletter of the farm and a special members-only picnic. To become a member, fill out the membership form and mail it, with a check payable to: Wagner Farm, PO Box 281, Glenview, IL 60025 OPPORTUNITIES • Animal Care • Historic House Tour Guide • Farmer’s Market • Antique Restoration • Barnyard Guide • Special Events • And much more! BENEFITS • On-going training and enrichment • Special staff/volunteer events and field trips • Museum gift shop discount • Annual volunteer recognition event ORAL HISTORY YOUTH VOLUNTEERING Do you have a unique story about the Wagner Family or Glenview? We would love to hear from you! To preserve your story for future generations, or to volunteer to help the Historic Wagner Farm Oral History Project, please contact our volunteer coordinator. TO APPLY Students, ages 14 and up, join the youth volunteer squad and earn a certificate of appreciation and a letter of reference at the end of the season! Complete an application online at applitrack.com/glenview- parks/onlineapp or fill one out on your next visit to The Farm. For more information, call 847-657-1506 or email wfvolunteers@glenviewparks.org. Take note ✔ ✔ All Wagner Farm programs take place at Wagner Farm, 1510 Wagner Rd. ✔ ✔ 4 ways to register: Online at glenviewparks.org, in person, via fax, by mail. ✔ ✔ Resident Priority Registration begins Th, November 8. ✔ ✔ Questions? Call 847-657-1506 ✔ ✔ General Registration begins M, November 19. 65