Entertain the Kids



Times of day

Weekday Mornings


One-time only


8 locations in Ramsey County
Saint Paul
United States


Community Action Head Start is committed to providing low-income families in our community with high quality education for children ages 3-5. Your efforts will help our Head Start teachers and classroom staff to make learning and attending school a fun and rewarding activity for children. Provide entertainment at special events 


Supervisor: Family Advocate & Center Education Coordinator


Tasks and Responsibilities: Entertain kids age 3 to 5, their siblings, and families with a brief performance (15 minutes). You may be able to perform several times during the same event or provide mini-shows as you roam throughout the event. Complete and return a timesheet within two days of the event 



Provide entertainment such as: clowning, dance, juggle, magic, music, puppetry, sing, story-telling, face-painting, comic-book/costumed character appearance, DJ dance party, arts & crafts, yoga for kids, etc.

     Let us know your special talent! ;

Ability to engage young children in the entertainment;

Be sensitive to a diverse and inclusive audience;

Must provide at least one performance reference;

Bring your own supplies and equipment;

Performers age 18+; or Age 13+ with an adult chaperone 


Time Commitment: At least one time at a family fun event, which usually occurs on Friday mornings during the school year. Event is 2-3 hours but you will determine performance length with the supervisor. Special events may occur at other times or during the summer


Please indicate your availability to perform in the “Other Skills” section of registration form and if you have a link to a sample performance/appearance or photos/video  


Group Size: One to ten members can perform, depending upon location  


Opportunity Location:  Saint Paul or New Brighton, MN. Could perform at various centers on different months. Size of audience depends upon location.


Benefits of Volunteering: Gain performance experience, happy smiles, laughter and applause. Knowledge that you are helping children thrive! 


For Information Contact:

volunteers@caprw.org or call 651-603-5979; and,

Complete a Registration Form at caprw.org/volunteer 


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How To Apply


Please complete a Registration Form