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Volunteer Youth Soccer Coaches Needed! (Seattle)Description: The Apple Corps is looking for volunteers to help lead two after-school soccer programs for elementary youth in Seattle. Volunteers will help plan and facilitate eight - ten classes leading activities involving dribbling, shooting, rules and strategy.
Coaching training will be provided to all volunteers.
- Prior soccer experience.
- Experience working with youth.
- 16 years old +
Classes will be held once a week on Mondays or Wednesdays starting the week of October 6th. Classes will be held between 4:00 and 5:30 PM.
For more information about the Apple Corps and additional volunteer opportunities, please visit: http://www.solid-ground.org/Programs/Nutrition/AppleCorps/
Foreign Policy Research Institute
On Thursday, September 11, 2008, the Foreign Policy Research Institute will sponsor two webcasts on what students should know about 9/11. Schools may sign up to view either or both webcasts live online and participate in the question-and-answer periods. All questions not answered during the session will be answered by email shortly thereafter. The webcasts will feature speakers drawn from FPRI’s Center on Terrorism, Counterterrorism, and Homeland Security. Please click here to register and for more information.
Free Civil Rights Forums The King County Office of Civil Rights is hosting a series of free community forums at King County Libraries to help people learn more about their rights and responsibilities under anti-discrimination laws. Civil Rights Specialists will be there to provide practical advice, focusing on civil rights basics, such as how to recognize discrimination, where and how to report it, and how to prevent discrimination from occurring. Everyone is welcome! Here’s the schedule for September: Wednesday, September 10, 4 – 6:00 p.m. Fairwood Library, 17009 140th Ave SE, Renton Friday, September 12, 3 – 5:00 p.m. White Center Library, 11220 16th SW, Seattle Wednesday, September 24, 4 – 6:00 p.m. Skyway Library, 7614 S. 126th St., Seattle These workshop locations are accessible and have free parking. For information, call 206-296-7592, TTY 206-296-7596, or e-mail to Civil-Rights.OCR@kingcounty.
Please join the Nonprofit Assistance Center, Former Secretary of State Ralph Munro & Former State Representative Velma Veloria for a “Meet and Greet” Date: September 10, 2008 Time: 5-7 pm Location: Rainier Community Center 4600 38th Ave. S. Seattle, WA 98118 Our elected officials need to hear from communities of color and refugee & immigrant communities! Meet with Senators Kline, McDermott, Murray Representatives Hasegawa, Hudgins, Jarrett, and McIntire King County Executive Sims City Councilmembers Burgess, Godden, and Harrell to raise our voices on issues that impact our communities. Thanking you in advance! We will see you there!