February 14, 2018

Student Volunteering Week!

Discovery (www.discoverysvs.org) is excited to announce that we will be taking part
in Student Volunteering Week ( https://www.studentvolunteeringweek.org ) which
is from 19-25 February.

student volunteering week stuff poster 214x300 - Student Volunteering Week!

Student volunteering week is all about celebrating the contribution and impact of
student volunteers and encouraging even more students to get involved.
Discovery has some great taster volunteering activities that you can take part in. If
you are interested in signing up to any of the activities outlined below please drop an
email to discovery@swansea.ac.uk

Monday 19 th Feb 1-2pm Introduction to student volunteering week – Lecture Theatre A, Fulton House, Singleton Campus Come along to this introduction to find out all about Discovery, student volunteering week and how you can get involved.

Tuesday 20 th Feb 1-3pm Beach clean – Join our monthly beach clean jointly hosted with Swansea Students’ Union and help
rid some of our beautiful beaches of rubbish and plastic.

Tuesday 20 th Feb 6-9pm Circus Eruption – Come & support young people learn circus skills.

Tuesday 20 th Feb 4-8pm Unity in Diversity – Be a friendly face at a social drop in for refugees & asylum seekers.

Wednesday 21 st Feb 11am-3pm Discovery stall, Engineering building, Bay
Campus – Come find out all about Discovery and how you can get involved. There will be cake
and freebies. You can also find out all about out Discovery’s fundraising run & how you can #run4Discovery.

Wednesday 21 st Feb 130-330pm The Vetch – Provide vital support for older people to maintain their allotment site.

Thursday 22 nd Feb 11am-3pm Discovery stall, Café West, Fulton House,
Singleton Campus – Come find out all about Discovery and how you can get involved. We will be selling lots of preloved items including clothes, coats, sports equipment and jewellery as well as cake to fundraise for Discovery. You can also find out all about out Discovery’s fundraising run & how you can #run4Discovery.

Thursday 22 nd 6-8pm Sketty Park Youth Club – Help organise & run the Sketty Park youth club.

Thursday 22 nd Feb 5-8pm Unity in Diversity – Be a friendly face at a social drop in for refugees & asylum seekers.

Friday 23 rd 5:30-8:30pm Parklands Youth Club – Help support the Parklands youth club.

Libraries – story time and rhyme time sessions
Help bring books and rhymes to life and get children reading and enjoying
themselves during their half term holidays.
Monday 19 th 2-3pm
Tuesday 20 th 2:30-3:30pm
Wednesday 21 st 2:30-3:30pm
Friday 23 rd 10:30-11:30pm
                      2:30-3:30pm

Eat & Read
Provide a nutritional meal to children as well as support them in their reading during
their half term holidays.
Tuesday 20 th February 12pm-2pm
Wednesday 21 st February 12pm-2pm

Saturday 24 th 10am-4pm The Big Paint @ Danygraig School
Come help paint & create an amazing learning environment for young pupils at a
local Swansea school. You will be painting with local people from Swansea
community.