Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Throughout the year, GVST will partner with other like-minded organizations to help promote the messages of great gardening and water conservation. And we'd love for you to join us at these events.

 

Here are the next opportunities for GVST members to volunteer in the gardening community.

Event Name: Water Conservation Materials Distribution

Event Type: Community Event

Event/Project Objectives & Description: GVST will distribute SAWS materials and provide rebate information to customers as well as answer gardening related questions.

Dates: October 22, 2022 / Time: 10am to 2pm
 

Event Location (if in person): San Antonio Botanical Garden, 555 Funston Place. 78209

 

Volunteer Shifts:  10am – 12:00am and 12:00am – 2pm 

Event POC: Richard G - info@gardeningvolunteers.org 

 

Future Dates:

Sep 24 (E-21519)
Oct 22 (E-21520)
Nov 19 (E-21521)
Dec 03 (E-21522)

Event Name: San Antonio Home and Garden Show (Fall)

SEPT 30, OCT 1&2, 2022 ALAMODOME SAN ANTONIO, TX https://sanantoniofallhomeshow.com/


Event Type: Community Event - Open to the Publ

Event/Project Objectives & Description: Gardening Volunteers of South Texas will present “Water Conservation Tips & Techniques” at exhibit booth 228.

Dates: September 17, 2022 / Time: 10am to 2pm

Event Location (if in person): Alamodome 100 MONTANA ST, SAN ANTONIO, TX 78203 Exhibit booth 228

 

Volunteer Shifts:

Date /Time: September 30, 2022 (Judy M / Kristy S)

Volunteer Shift 1: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm (2 Volunteers)

Volunteer Shift 2:   4:00 pm – 8:00 pm (2 Volunteers)

 

Date /Time: October 1, 2022 (Chris L / Rebecca B)

Volunteer Shift: Shift 1 - 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (2 Volunteers)

Volunteer Shift: Shift 2 -   3:00 am – 8:00 pm (2 Volunteers)


Date /Time: October 2, 2022 (Judy M / Richard G)

Volunteer Shift: Shift 1 - 11:00 am – 3:00 pm (2 Volunteers)

Volunteer Shift: Shift 2 -   3:00 pm – 6:00 pm (2 Volunteers)

Event POC: Andrew Waring & Paul Huegel info@gardeningvolunteers.org-(210) 251-8101 (before the event)

(During the event text or call (210) 307-9704 for assistance)

Special Instructions

  • Complimentary E-tickets will be provided each volunteer

  • Volunteers are expected to be in their booths during their scheduled shift hours

  • Volunteers, attendees and exhibitors are able to park in lots B and C for a $10.00 fee.

  • For General information Visit: https://sanantoniofallhomeshow.com/information

Event Name: GVST WaterSaver Landscape Design School -  October 8, 2022


Event Type: Community Event (Preregistration Required to attend the class as a student)  www.sabot.org/events/watersaver-landscape-design-school 

Event/Project Objectives & Description: This class is comprised of four sessions of speakers and ends with an optional one on one design consultation for personalized information.  Volunteers will assist with classroom duties including setup, pre & post registration tasks, and time keeping.

Date: October 8, 2022 (Saturday) 

Time: 8:00-1:30 pm

Volunteer Shift: Shift 1 -  8:00 am – 1:30 pm (4 Volunteers)

                                   Shift 2 - 11:00 am – 1:30 pm (Consultant - Unlimited)

Event Location:  555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209 

Event Chair/POC: Richard G - info4@gardeningvolunteers.org