parkdale united church

429 Parkdale Avenue, OTTAWA, Ontario K1Y 1H3

Annual International Dinner

Contact: Office Manager, pdale@trytel.com or 613-728-8656

Cooks
Task: Cook one or more hot dishes (or contribute a salad)
Time Commitment: One or two hours, Oct. 24, 2009
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Service
Skills Needed: Cooking/food preparation skills
Servers
Task: Serve hot dishes while standing at a serving table (buffet-style dinner)
Time Commitment: 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Oct. 24, 2009
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Service, hospitality
Skills Needed: Ability to stand
Decoration
Task: Decorate venue
Time Commitment: One to two hours prior to event
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Creativity, assisting, crafting
Skills Needed: Decorating skills; Ability to reach up high (to hang posters/decorations)
Set-up
Task: Set up tables and chairs at the venue
Time Commitment: One to two hours, morning of Oct. 24, 2009
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Service
Skills Needed: Ability to lift tables and chairs, strong back
Clean-up
Task: Tidy up
Time Commitment: Up to one hour following event, evening of Oct. 24, 2009
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Assisting, service
Skills Needed: Housekeeping skills; Ability to stand (to wash dishes)
Selling tickets
Task: Ticket selling
Time Commitment: Following Sunday service for two weeks prior to event (early October 2009)
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Hospitality, service
Skills Needed: Money skills
Supply shopper
Task: Shopping for supplies
Time Commitment: One to two hours the week of the event (prior to Oct. 24, 2009)
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Service, assisting
Skills Needed/Suitability: Money management, access to a vehicle, enjoys shopping
Share a talent
Task: Display your talent
Time Commitment: Available the evening of the event, Oct. 24, 2009
Ideal Spiritual Gifts: Creativity
Skills/Suitability: Dance, sing, recite poetry, model; outgoing