Help Wanted

The Help Wanted is a weekly email that lists all the current volunteer needs in the Ann Arbor Open community.  For general volunteering questions, contact the AAO Volunteer Coordinator, Angie Watson (

Conference Meals for Staff:  We’d like to take care of our wonderful staff members during the very long days of parent-teacher conferences.  If you can help out by bringing a main dish, side dish, salad, dessert, or beverage please sign up at: Food may be dropped off in the staff lounge on the day of conferences or the day before. Contact Lisa Querijero ( with questions.

Silent Auction -- Donations from Businesses with an AAO Connection:  We are seeking awesome prizes and services for our Silent Auction, especially ones with an AAO family connection.  If you own or work at a business, or have a connection, that could donate an item for our Silent Auction, please complete this donation form See some of the items up for auction for ideas.  All donations are due by November 17, 2017. If you have questions, contact Clare Sansburn (

Maker Fair Organizing Committee:  This year's AAO Maker Fair is on Thursday, January 25th.  All types of construction, crafts, and creations are welcome! The Maker Fair strives to highlight and celebrate student projects and creations from home, class, PLTW, and Focus Studies.  More information and photos from past years past are available at  If you are interested in joining the organizing committee please contact Pete Pasque (

Noon Hour Supervisors:  Additional noon hour supervisors are needed at the school. They supervise the students in the cafeteria and on the playgrounds during lunch recess.  Working hours are approximately 11:00 - 1:30, and supervisors may work 2-5 days per week. Note that this is a paid position with AAPS, not a volunteer position, but interested people may volunteer on a trial basis prior to being hired.  For more information, contact Chris (