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Volunteer For an RHA Event

Old Fashioned Country Fair

Where: Fairview Farm Wildlife Preserve

When: October 8th

Time Commitment: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Duties: This event features activities and experiences unique to country living. Activities include games, hay rides, sheep herding demonstrations, a silent auction, artisans demonstrating their crafts, farm animals, face painting, music, bee keeping programs, scarecrow making and pumpkin painting. The event is a great opportunity for students and community groups to earn community service hours. Volunteer tasks include:

  • Set Up
  • Clean Up
  • Parking
  • Children’s Activities (assist children as they make scarecrows, paint pumpkins & play games)
  • Face painting
  • Assistant for Clydesdale and Hay Rides
  • Falconer’s Assistant (adult only)
  • Program Logistics (Silent Auction, RHA booth, greeter, runner)
  • Greet visitors
  • Work at an RHA booth
  • Help with Silent Auction

We welcome volunteers of all ages! Please sign up by Monday, September 28 – there will not be any opportunity to sign up for Community Service the day of the event.

Contact: Jody Marcus at (908)234-1852 x320 or email


Lantern Walk

Our Lantern walk is a great opportunity for individuals and community groups to earn community service hours.Volunteers are needed to help out before, and after. Raritan Headwaters’ fourth annual Lantern Walk will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. and will feature a bonfire and musical accompaniment as revelers carry illuminated paper lanterns through the fields at sunset. Hot apple cider and snacks will be served in RHA’s Nature Classroom.
Where: Fairview Farm Wildlife Nature Preserve, 2121 Larger Cross Road, Bedminster, NJ 07921
When: November 5th 2017
Duties: Setting up event 3-5pm, Event assistance: 4:30-7pm, Event clean-up 7-9pm
Contact: Jody Marcus at (908)234-1852 x320 or email