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Upper Dublin Triathlon


The Upper Dublin Board of Commissioners is asking for your help!! Please help us recruit volunteers for the Upper Dublin Triathlon, which will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017. This unique event will feature a 350 meter swim in the UDHS Pool, 8.3 mile bike race and a 3.4 mile run all in the Fort Washington, PA area. Volunteers are needed to make this a fun, safe and enjoyable race for our participants.

We're using VolunteerSpot (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming activity.

            Please sign up for Upper Dublin Triathlon!

            Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot:  http://signup.com/go/TGntrc

2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)

3. Sign up! Choose your spots - VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually.

                                                                                        

DESCRIPTON OF VOLUNTEER POSITIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

FLOATERS (report at 5:00am) – fill-in where needed – most flexible with time commitments

ON SITE VOLUNTEERS (report at 5:30am) – trash clean-up direct athletes through hallways from cafeteria to swim and finish line to cafeteria.  You will be on your feet for the majority of your time commitment.

TRANSITION AREA (report at 5:00am) – Body markings, man the bike transition area and man receiving area. You will be on your feet for the majority of your time commitment.

RACE COURSE VOLUNTEERS – (bike & run) (report at 6:00am) – located throughout the race route and/or at traffic control points and marshaling athletes.  You will be on your feet for the majority of your time commitment.

A volunteer information packet with details of the day, timeline, contact information, where and when to report and a complete description of responsibilities will be emailed to each group/volunteer the week prior to the event. 

We are all very excited about the 2017 Upper Dublin Triathlon and look forward to hearing from you with your commitment!  We hope you will join us for this exciting community event!

Thank you in advance for your support.

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Park Poker Challenge​


Will you find a royal flush, full house, three of a kind or a pair before May 1? During the month of April, 52 playing cards will be hidden throughout Upper Dublin’s park system and your challenge is to put together the best 5-card poker hand. Prior poker knowledge is not necessary.

Here is how it works:

  • -52 playing cards of various sizes have been hidden in Upper Dublin Parks and other Township facilities.  Each card has a green sticker on it identifying it as an official Park Poker Challenge card.
  • -Playing cards are not to be taken from their location.  Participants should simply snap a photo of themselves (selfie) with each playing card.
  • -Prior to May 1, participants should post their best 5-card poker hand to UDP&R’s Facebook, Twitter or Instagram page (photos should be posted together).
  • -One 5-card poker hand may be submitted per person.
  • -The top prize of $50 cash will be awarded to the person with the best hand.  In the event of a tie for the best hand, the person who submitted the best hand first will be win.
  • -Other prizes will be raffled off for those that also submit a hand but do not have the best hand.

     

    Cards have been placed in the following locations:

  • -Township Building – 1 card 
  • -Veterans Park – 3 cards
  • -Mondauk Common – 12 cards
  • -Robbins Park – 5 cards
  • -CHAC – 3 cards
  • -Three Tuns Park – 1 card
  • -Burn Brae Park – 6 cards
  • -Henry Lee Willet Park – 9 cards
  • -Mondaug Park (dog park)/Mondauk Manor – 7 cards
  • -UD Public Library – 1 card 
  • -East Oreland Park – 2 cards
  • -Klosterman Park – 1 card
  • -North Hills Park – 1 card
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SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION
Registration for KidZone, X-Zone, Sport and Specialty Camps began on Monday, February 27th at 9 am. 
You will start by selecting the
SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION tab.

Camp details are currently available by selecting the
REGISTRATION INFO tab;
then select
SUMMER CAMP INFORMATION
for a listing of all current brochures.

Looking for Summer Employment? 
The following link will take you to the necessary forms:


http://upperdublintwp.wpengine.com/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities/

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Being well, having fun, and strengthening our communities are some of the ways that local parks and recreation enhance the lives of all Pennsylvanians. It’s good for you. It’s good for all.
We welcome you to click the Find Local Parks CLICK HERE and start finding some good of your own right here in Upper Dublin Township.




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