On its website, the Town of Oromocto provides links to lists of locations where individuals may be interested in volunteering, including places of worship, schools, service organisations, sport and recreation organisations, and youth organisations.
Volunteer Greater Fredericton’s website is a great resource for individuals who want to learn more about volunteering as well as for volunteers interested in opportunities in Fredericton. It provides a number of volunteer resources as well as a listing of open volunteer opportunities.
Volunteer Canada’s website contains a range of important volunteer resources, including the Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement and a Volunteer Quiz that helps you identify your strengths and the types of volunteer opportunities that might best fit with your personality and interests.
The local MFRC supports military members and their families by providing a number of services, including affordable childcare, volunteer opportunities, employment assistance, second-language training, and youth programming for kids 9-18 years old. Its Facebook page provides current information, including program registration deadlines and updates on upcoming activities.
The Base’s Rec Association offers a diversity of activities for all ages, ranging from summer camps and sports programs for kids to concerts, fitness classes, and drop-in sports leagues for adults. Visit its Facebook page to learn about upcoming events and programs.
Local Events Resources
The Events Calendar for the Town of Oromocto shows the dates for local festivals, fundraising events, fun programs, and sports registration as well as for Town Council meetings.
The City of Fredericton’s Events Calendar lists exhibits at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, shows at the Fredericton Playhouse, and downtown walking tours as well as information on markets and events for families.
Hey Event Fredericton is a useful tool for learning about local concerts and festivals as well as for finding a variety of activities ranging from expos and sports events to yoga and cooking classes.