City of Markham - Culture

Interview & Training Sessions - 2024 SUMMER CAMP - Volunteer Orientation and Training Session - Varley Art Gallery - Tuesday, June 25

Minimum age for this position is 14 years old.


Activity name & description: 2024 SUMMER CAMP -  Volunteer Orientation and Training Session - Varley Art Gallery - Friday, July 19th, 2024


Our summer camp volunteers at the Varley Art Gallery are known for their professionalism, dedication and willingness to help children grow and develop. They play an integral role in the Varley’s summer camp programs. As a volunteer with our summer camps, you will assist our camp counselors with the implementation of our camp activities. All volunteers are paired with a camper group and you remain with that group for the week of camp (Monday - Friday).


Volunteers signing up for this position should feel comfortable dealing with groups, the public and working in a fast-paced environment. Deal with all ages and abilities in an inclusive and courteous manner. There will be indoor and outdoor activities.  

Please attend this mandatory training session if you are interested in volunteering with our 2024 Summer Camps at the Varley Art Gallery. The session will take place on Tuesday June 25 from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm in Deacon Room at the Varley Art Gallery. You can park behind the gallery (enter from Carlton Road, overlooking Toogood Pond) or get dropped off/picked up across the road at Crosby Arena and cross the road safely. Staff will meet you in the lobby and direct you to the Deacon Room.

Please confirm your attendance after you have been assigned to this training opportunity. 



Friday, July 19, 2024 from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM



Varley Art Gallery of Markham, 216 Main Street Unionville, Markham ON L3R 2H1. 


"Sign-up" if you are interested in this position. You will receive an email with more information if selected for this position. Please do not attend the activity until you are confirmed in the program.




For more information about the volunteer requirements please click here.

To check your qualifications please click the “My profile” tab and then “Qualifications”. 



Evelyn Carey

Summer Programming Volunteer Supervisor
(905) 477-7000 ext 3260

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 14 or 15 years old
  • Varley Art Gallery Training Must be Completed