The College of St. Scholastica Community Day
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Welcome to the registration page for the College’s Fall Community Day of service.
Classes are canceled during the day on the Duluth campus but learning and service continues.

  • DIGNITAS STUDENTS ARE NOT to sign up here; go to your Dignitas instructor for Community Day information
  • For individual sign-up, click on the listing to go to the registration page for that job. Note that the times listed at each job site will vary. This page shows the number remaining volunteer slots.
  • After you sign up, watch for an email from your group leader. It will tell you details about the send-off for the day, and your group’s meeting and travel plans.
  • Stop by the ground floor of the student union from 8:30–9:30 for breakfast items and a send off!

Questions? Contact Mary Anderson at

Volunteer Opportunities

Job Site (click on a site to sign up) Slots Remaining Time Description
American Indian Community Housing 0 9:30 to noon Cleaning up two garden areas
American Red Cross 17 9:30 to noon Holiday Mail for Heroes mailing
Benedict Living Community 10 9:30 to noon Activities in adult care/health facilities & preschool tbd
Benedict Living Community 9 1:00 to 4:00 Activities in adult care/health facilities & preschool tbd
Chris Jensen Health & Rehab Center 5 10:30 to 11:30 Make yarn pumpkins
Courage Kenny Rehab Institute 8 9:30 to noon Put away sailing gear and move docks out of water for winter
CSS Biology 10 10 to noon Pull buckthorn
Duluth YMCA - downtown office 8 9:30 to noon Cleaning & Organizing BONUS: you are welcome to use the Y on volunteer day, including whirlpool!
Duluth YMCA Community Sv. Branch 5 4:00 to 6:00 Help the Little Y program (k-8th grade) with a community clean-up and gardening
Ecolibrium3 25 9:30 to 1:00 Neighborhood clean-up: preparing for Lincoln Park open house by doing garbage pick up, weed wacking, etc. in West Superior Street business corridor
Hartley Nature Center 16 9:30 to 12:30 Clean out brush, weather permitting
Hawks Ridge 14 9:30 to 12:30 Learn about invasive species, pull buckthorn, flag Japanese Barberry.
Homecroft Keyzone, after school program 18 3:00 to 4:15 Annual Fall Read-A-Thon: one-on-one reading with students
Loaves and Fishes 9 9:30 to 1:00 Bike cave cleanup; Hannah House garden harvest/cleanup
One Roof Community Housing 11 9:30 to 1:00 Stain deck, weed wack/removal of brush
One Roof Community Housing 11 9:30 to 1:00 TBD
Parks & Rec: COMMUNITY ACTION DULUTH 19 9:30 to 12:30 Tree planting along Western Waterfront Trail
Parks & Rec: DULUTH PARKS 19 9:30 to 12:30 Mulching
Parks & Rec: Fond du Lac Community Garden 20 9:30 to 12:30 Garden maintenance
Parks & Rec: Ordean Courtyard Community Garden 20 1:30 to 4:30 Garden maintenance
St. Ann's (senior residence) 5 9:30 to 3:00 Attend Octoberfest party/events with residents
St. Louis Co. Historical Society 9 9:30 to 12:30 Cleaning exhibits: MUST WEAR closed toed shoes, long pants. Two participants must be faculty or staff.
St. Scholastica Monastery 8 9:30 to 11:15 Cleaning chapel
St. Scholastica Monastery 3 9:30 to 12:30 Pull out old flowers & weeds
The North Shore Estates 10 10:00 to 2:00 Fall & Halloween decorating or games with residents
UDAC 5 9:30 to 12:30 Weeding garden in front of orchard & cleaning up parking lot (garbage & sweeping)
Valley Youth Center 6 11:30 to 1:30 Decorating youth center for Fall; clean, organize if time
Valley Youth Center 1 2:30 to 4:00 Supervise & interact with youth with Halloween art project; recreational activities