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The Avalon Ballroom, Boulder's Social Dance Venue

Volunteer Work Parties take place at the Avalon approximately once per month on specified Saturdays and Sundays starting at 9 a.m. with lunch at Noon.


Build your own community while you build the home of Boulder's best place to dance...

Our goal is not only to build the physical infrastructure for a dance center, but also to build a community of people that will enjoy this facility and build a strong and cohesive dance community with Avalon as their base for many years to come. Our belief is that broad participation in the construction phase will give more people a sense of ownership and participation which will benefit the operation of the Avalon in the future. Come see how good it feels to make tangible contributions that thousands of people will come to appreciate.

see the cracksLUNCH WILL BE SERVED!
Break bread with Avalon's VIP's and you'll be on your way to Avalon stardom. A homemade lunch always satisfied when shared with friends, old and new.


What to bring:
Wear ordinary work clothes and bring gloves, hearing and eye protection if you have it. We will have tools for the jobs at hand. Why not bring a friend?

Construction Jobs past and future:
• install cushioned oak floor with knowledgeable team leaders
• build stage, rooms, closets, etc.
• sheetrock walls, build soundproof walls
• installing mirrors, curtains, accoustic materials

Outdoor Jobs past and future:
• repair and paint parking lot
• maintain landscaping
• sweep up larger piles of debris
• prune trees, remove branches
• pick up trash
• weed, rake and clean out the lawn

Indoor Jobs past and future:
• detailed cleaning of the kitchen
• clean windows
• sand and paint newly donated benches
• re-upholster furniture
• minor repairs

What if I want to help, but can't make it Saturday?
Saturdays are not the only opportunity to work at the Avalon.  We also need help during the week.  If you are free and can put in a few hours during the week, please call Chuck (303-786-8502) for the best time to meet.

Thank You, Thank You, Thank You

To the many folks who have contributed their time and expertise over the years, or even just once, the Boulder Dance Coalition Board of Directors wish to express our deep gratitude. All clichés aside, we seriously could not have built such a special community and place to dance without you.  



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