Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Outreach Opportunities! Fun! FREE!

If you have not already, please go to, and make sure that you have an account. This is our database, and it's how we'll contact you, or find you.

There are several outreach opportunities coming up. The first is . . .

Hempfest! August 15-16

Seattle Hempfest 2006 - Main Stage. Photo by Owl Jester.

The event spans three Seattle waterfront parks: Elliott Bay Park (North Entrance), Myrtle Edwards Park, and Olympic Sculpture Park (South Entrance).

Event hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday. Admission to Seattle Hempfest is Free.

If you're not sure what Hempfest is about, there is more info here.

LPWA will have a booth and we need volunteers. We'll need a few to help set up at 8am Saturday, crews to work thru both days, and a few to help take down on Sun night at 8pm.

Vans Warped Tour! August 15

This is a fabulous day long music festival! Lots of fun, all day long, with the opportunity to work an outreach booth. We need 3-5 young, high energy, committed volunteers for this gig. At least one needs to be a driver, with a station wagon or small truck to carry the gear.

We need to put this team together this week, or we won't be able to do it.

The Olympia Hemp Love and Freedom Rally 2009 August 22-23

Free and open to the public. Originally founded in 2003 as the Olympia Hempfest but quickly grew into one of the cities major event in just a few years. Each year the Olympia Hemp, love, and freedom rally strives to break down the barriers and remind people about our heritage and our responsibility to come together and be active citizens.


SAT AUG 22nd 11AM-8PM
SUN AUG 23rd 11AM-6PM

More information here.

For more information, or to volunteer -- eMail Rachel at or call 206.769.2492 -- if there is no answer, leave a page, not voice mail. Thanks! :o)

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