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Creative activities in Cultural Centre

Cultural Center of Michalowo

Michałowo, Poland

Project description

The Culture Center in Michałowo- “GOK” is a municipal Cultural institution. We operate in the few premises and just recently had open professional audio/visual studio. We want to involve the volunteer in all our regulary activites and propose the following tasks: - support in all regulary activites, workshops and events - support in preparation of cultural events and music festivals, exhibitations, conference etc. - support in administrative tasks (like creating posters, flyers, actualization on Facebook and websitem) - organisaiton of indoor and outdoor activities for children (during summer holidays) - conducting own workshops in fields of arts, theatre, sound and music, photography, film, handicraft) - support activities in the village centres by organizing games for kids and hand-made art activities - support handicraft workshops in the Local product center in Sokole [CPL] - creating own events, circles of interests for kids, youngsters and/or adults.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Volunteers will live in Michalowo, small village with 3000 inhabitants, in a flat together with other volunteers. Each volunteer has his own room, kitchen and bathroom is shared. In the accomodation the volunteer will find basic equipment (including bed sheet, towels ect.) . Living conditions will be simple. But we offer also stay in nice and quite environment close to nature and a lot of forrest. For food volunteers receive money each month and have to feed himself.

Training during the project

The On-arrival and Mid-term-training will be organised by Polish National Agency in Warsaw and Torun. The coordinating organisation offers more training activities for the volunteers in field of: intercultural learning, about ecological life style and "zero/ no waste" standards, how to prepare and to create own activities and workshops, an own "mini-project" and of course polish language course.

Volunteer profile

• The volunteer should be interested in work with kids, youngsters and/or adults, needs to be creative and to have the ability to take initiative. • It is important, that the volunteer is likely to embrace the challenges, gain ability to activate and entertain others and is able to work in team and on its own • The volunteer should have a high motivation for learning polish language, since the role will involve direct contact with the public • This placement will be most suitable to someone who is open to live in the rural region without lots of comfort.

Activity Dates

A total of 51 week(s) during the period 15/09/2020 to 14/09/2021


Activity Location

Gródecka, 4, 16-050 Michałowo Poland


Looking for volunteers from

Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Algeria, Estonia, Egypt, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Moldova (Republic of), Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Russian Federation, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Kosovo * UN resolution


Activity Topics

Creativity and culture


Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 31/07/2020