Individuals and families are encouraged to attend the Thanks for Giving
Volunteer Fair between 1 and 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, in the Mercy Plaza
lobby, 1225 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington.
More than 20 community organizations will be at the fair to increase awareness
of their services and recruit volunteers of all ages. They include:
- Community pride
- Social services
The fair also will offer activities for children, giveaways and refreshments.
People also can try climbing Great River Health Fitness’ 35-foot
climbing tower in Wellness Plaza without charge. Children under 18 must
be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Burt the Turkey will make an appearance
to visit with children and families.
The Thanks for Giving Volunteer Fair is coordinated by Great River Health
Systems and Iowa State Extension Outreach.
For more information, please call Becky Luers at 319 208-5395.