Activity Center - Volunteer Opportunities

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Ebay enthusiast

Work on an ongoing fundraising project for the Hopkins Activity Center.

Beginning computer instructor

Teach a class designed for the beginning PC user to senior adults.

Event Assistant

Help with set-up, serving, and clean-up at special events.

yarn and knitting needlesDonations needed

  • PG or PG-13 rated movies (DVD) for lending library
  • Large print books for lending library
  • Audio books for lending library
  • Puzzles for lending library
  • 4-ply yarn for Helping Hands knitters and crocheters
  • ┬áInfant themed cotton & flannel fabric
  • 100% wool cloth for primitive rug hookers


Knit or crochet hats, mittens, or scarves to be given to various local organizations that distribute to local neighbors in need.

Donations Accepted for our Go Green Program

The Activity Center also collects the following items and distributes them to area organizations:

  • Audio Books - for lending library
  • Books - large print
  • Fabric - infant themed
  • Beverage can tabs
  • Used greeting cards (must have the entire card)
  • Large print books
  • Puzzles
  • Eye glasses
  • Hearing aids
  • Acrylic yarn
  • 100% wool cloth
  • Handled grocery bags
  • Cotton/polyester cloth plus ribbon, rick-rack, buttons, snaps, Velcro, etc. for doll clothes
  • Doll clothes patterns
  • Baby dolls
  • Postage stamps
  • General Mills products "Boxtops for Education"
  • Campbell's products "Labels for Education"

Memorials & gifts to share

Consider remembering the Hopkins Activity Center when making a donation or updating a will. Donations made be made in memory of a loved one or friend, given in honor of a special celebration or bequeathed in a will. All contributions will be placed in Gifts To Share or designated to a specific program.


  • Hopkins Activity Center
    33 14th Ave N