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Volunteers sought for Music & Arts Festival

The Westerville Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking volunteers for the 40th annual Westerville Music & Arts Festival, which will take place July 13 and 14.

Volunteer opportunities include:

* Artist assistants, who will help artists unload their works on July 12 and 13, and to help them pack their vehicles beginning at 5 p.m. July 13. Shifts will be two hours;

* Hospitality assistants, who will relieve artists from their tents for short breaks and pass out festival programs to patrons;

* Parking assistants, who will monitor the parking areas and help with traffic flow throughout the festival. Shifts are one to two hours.

More than 100 volunteers are used during the course of the festival, which this year will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. July 13 and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 14, at Heritage Park and Everal Barn, 60 N. Cleveland Ave.

Those interested in volunteering can contact Erin Glaser at the chamber office at 614-882-8917.

More information on the festival, can be found at WestervilleChamber.com/festival.