If you are 55 years or older, sign up with Retired and Senior Volunteers Program to help our community. Accident, liability and excess auto insurance provided. Mileage reimbursement available. Call 271-0255, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., weekdays. Or stop by 714 W. Main St., Suite 2, Grass Valley, 95945.

Senior Center assistants:

A wide variety of volunteer opportunities are now available at the senior center. Help is needed with the silent auction, Celebrity Waiter Dinner and monthly dinner dances. There are also openings for receptionist and travel desk assistants. A coordinator is needed for Monday afternoon bridge, and drivers are needed for home-delivered meals.

School workers:

Assist with activities in an elementary classroom or mentor a first- or second-grade student.

Park workers:

Applications are now being accepted for a wide variety of activities at Empire Mine State Historic Park. Give guided tours to the public and school groups, help maintain the landscaped grounds and heritage rose garden, help rebuild and maintain historic buildings in the park, or be involved in the history program at Bourn Cottage and the mine yard. Call 271-0255.

Transportation assistants:Volunteers are needed weekdays from 3-4 p.m. to assist disabled riders to board Telecare buses. Choose which days you wish to help.

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