Calendar of Volunteer Events

Ivey Ranch Elementary School needs classroom math support in 4th grade. The volunteers would be in the classroom with the teacher offering student support. Help is needed Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 12:25-2:00. Contact Dieter Swank at

Angel’s Depot needs volunteers to help sort and pack food. For exact dates and times, contact Joshua Lemack at 760-599-7093 or

Saturday, May 30, 9:00am - 12:00pm: Noah's Ark Learning Center needs volunteers for their "Helping Hands Day." Painting and light cleaning of preschool facility, side-by-side parents and children. Snacks/drinks will be provided to volunteers. Contact Peg Hughes at least 5 days before the event at 760-724-5445 or

Sunday, June 14: The City of Carlsbad is in need of volunteers for their Masters Swim Meet. Two shifts are available: 8:30am - 12:00pm or 11:45am - 3:30pm. A swim meet is a sport where hundredths of a second matter. Volunteer timers will use a stopwatch and plunger button to time swimming events. Runners will assist in gathering paperwork from timers and delivering them to the meet manager. Hospitality workers will help supply timers, officials and other volunteers with food and beverages throughout the event. Contact Sue Irey at 760-434-2906 or

Saturday, June 20, 9:00am - 12:00pm: San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy needs help with their monthly restoration project. Volunteers can sign up to receive details at Contact Nick Regoli at 760-436-3944 x 709 or

Saturday, July 11 - Sunday, July 12: The Carlsbad Triathlon needs volunteers on Saturday, July 11 and Sunday, July 12 - many shifts available. The 34th Annual Carlsbad Triathlon and Lifestyle & Fitness Festival simply would not be possible without volunteer help. Offer to do athlete check-in, body marking, fun zone, timing crew or more. Contact Natalie Alegre at 760-602-7511 or