Center for Leadership and Community Engagement

13th Annual Holiday Extravaganza

Event Description Holiday Extravaganza is an annual event that aims to provide approximately 300 K-5 children with 40 fun and safe holiday craft stations. This event takes place on the first Saturday in December from 10am-2pm in the SURC Marketplace. Each station needs at least one CWU student volunteer to help the children to create the craft, so sign up to volunteer today! Breakfast and lunch are provided for volunteers.
Event Date Saturday, December 07th from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Event Coordinators Amber Plotke, Jessica Duke

Volunteer Positions

  • Night before location decoration

    Help decorate the location and set up the event.
    Shifts: 
    Help decorate the location and set up the event.Friday, December 6th 2013 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm9/10 positions filled
  • Kid Check In

    Help check in kids. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help check in kids.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Volunteer check in

    Help check in volunteers. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help check in volunteersSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Event clean up

    Help clean up after the event.
    Shifts: 
    Help clean up after the event. Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm8/8 positions filled
  • Table 1: Brown Paper Bag

    Help K-5 students color a page, and then glue it onto a bag that can then be used for created crafts. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students color a page, and then glue it onto a bag that can then be used for created crafts.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 2: Polar Bear Headband

    Help K-5 students make a polar bear headband. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make a polar bear headband.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 3: Gingerbread paperclip

    Help K-5 students use paint/markers to design a gingerbread man, and then attach the gingerbread man to the paperclip. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students use paint/markers to design a gingerbread man, and then attach the gingerbread man to the paperclip.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 4: Paint Swatch Tree

    Help K-5 students cut paint swatches to make and decorate trees. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students cut paint swatches to make and decorate trees.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 5: Eye Art

    Help K-5 students to glue craft eyes to paper and decorate it however they want. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students to glue craft eyes to paper and decorate it however they want.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 6: Wreath

    Help K-5 students color and decorate a paper plate to be a wreath. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students color and decorate a paper plate to be a wreath.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 7: Kwanza paper placemats

    Help K-5 students weave strips of paper together to make a placemat. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students weave strips of paper together to make a placematSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled
  • Table 8: Elf hat

    Help K-5 students make elf hats out of paper. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make elf hats out of paperSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 9: Reindeer Antlers

    Help K-5 students make antler headbands out of paper. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make antler headbands out of paperSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 10: Ornament Coasters

    Help K-5 students glue felt to coasters to make ornaments. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students glue felt to coasters to make ornamentsSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 11: Kwanzaa paper plate maracas

    Help K-5 students make maracas out of paper plates. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make maracas out of paper platesSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm2/4 positions filled
  • Table 12: Q-Tip Snowflake

    Help K-5 students glue q-tips together to make snowflakes. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students glue q-tips together to make snowflakesSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 13: Paper Lanterns

    Help K-5 students make paper lanterns. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make paper lanternsSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 14: Brown Paper Bag Tree

    Help K-5 students make a tree out of a paper bag. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make a tree out of a paper bagSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm2/4 positions filled
  • Table 15: Weather Cloud

    Help K-5 students create a weather person/cloud out of paper. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students create a weather person/cloud out of paperSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled
  • Table 16: Card to teacher

    Help K-5 students write a letter to an elementary school teacher. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students write a letter to an elementary school teacherSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 17: Count down calender

    Help K-5 students make a calender to count down to a special day. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make a calender to count down to a special day.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 18: Binoculars

    Help K-5 students create binoculars out of toilet paper rolls. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students create binoculars out of toilet paper rolls.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Project 19: Face Painting

    Creatively decorate K-5 students faces using face paint. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Creatively decorate K-5 students faces using face paint.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Project 20: Gingerbread House Making

    Help K-5 students complete a gingerbread house while keeping the craft area clean. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students complete a gingerbread house while keeping the craft area cleanSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Project 20: Gingerbread House Making *ROTARACT CLUB ONLY*

    Rotaract Club will help K-5 students complete a gingerbread house while keeping the craft area clean. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm6/8 positions filled
  • Table 21: Edible Dreidel

    Help K-5 students make an edible dreidel out of marshmallow, chocolate chips, and pretzel sticks. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make an edible dreidel out of marshmallow, chocolate chips, and pretzel sticks.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm2/4 positions filled
  • Table 22: Milk Jug Snowman

    Help K-5 students make snowmen out of milk cartons. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make snowmen out of milk cartons.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 23: Cotton Ball Plastic Bottle Penguin

    Help K-5 students create penguins out of plastic bottles and cotton balls. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students create penguins out of plastic bottles and cotton ballsSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 24: Coffee Filter Snowflake

    Help K-5 students make snowflakes out of coffee filters. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make snowflakes out of coffee filtersSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 25: Penguin Plate

    Help K-5 students create a penguin out of paper plates. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students create a penguin out of paper platesSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 26: Finger Paint Cards

    Help K-5 students make cards and decorate them with finger painting. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make cards and decorate them with finger paintingSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 27: Hand Print Mittens

    Help K-5 students create mitten ornaments with their hand prints on them. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students create mitten ornaments with their hand prints on them.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 28: Finger Print Candy Canes *PRSSA MEMBERS ONLY*

    Help K-5 students make a candy cane painting using finger paints. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make a candy cane painting using finger paintsSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled
  • Table 29: Hand Menorah

    Help K-5 students paint a menorah with their hands. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students paint a menorah with their handsSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled
  • Table 30: Pine needle snowflake

    Help K-5 students paint snowflakes using pine needle branches. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students paint snowflakes using pine needle branchesSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled
  • Table 31: Hanging Bead Stars

    Help K-5 students make hanging stars with beads. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make hanging stars with beadsSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • Table 32: Bells on Pipe Cleaner

    Help K-5 students glue bells to pipe cleaners. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students glue bells to pipe cleanersSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm2/4 positions filled
  • Table 33: Tree Pin RESERVED "KAPPA SIGMA ONLY"

    Help K-5 students make clothespins with trees on them. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make clothespins with trees on themSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm1/4 positions filled
  • Table 34: Gift tags "KAPPA SIGMA ONLY"

    Help K-5 students make and decorate gift tags. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students make and decorate gift tags.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm2/4 positions filled
  • Table 35: Pipe Cleaner Chain "KAPPA SIGMA ONLY"

    Help K-5 students link pipe cleaners to create a chain. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students link pipe cleaners to create a chain.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled
  • KIDZ table 36: Snowflake ornament

    Help K-5 students in the kid zone create snowflake ornaments out of Popsicle sticks. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students in the kid zone create snowflake ornaments out of Popsicle sticks.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • KIDZ table 37: Bookmark *SWEA MEMBERS ONLY*

    Help K-5 students in the kid zone decorate bookmarks. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students in the kid zone decorate bookmarksSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • KIDZ table 38: Snowglobe + Paragraph

    Help K-5 students in the kid zone make a snow globe out of paper and plates. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students in the kid zone make a snow globe out of paper and plates.Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm4/4 positions filled
  • KIDZ table 39: Cut up Wreath

    Help K-5 students in the kid zone create a wreathe out of paper. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students in the kid zone create a wreathe out of paperSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm2/4 positions filled
  • KIDZ table 40: Holiday Picture Frame

    Help K-5 students in the kid zone create and decorate a picture frame out of Popsicle sticks. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Help K-5 students in the kid zone create and decorate a picture frame out of Popsicle sticksSaturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled
  • KIDZ table 41: Holiday Craft *GERMAN CLUB MEMBERS ONLY*

    The German Club will help K-5 students make a holiday craft. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    Shifts: 
    Saturday, December 7th 2013 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm3/4 positions filled