Oak Marr RECenter Volunteer
3200 Jermantown Road
Oakton, VA 22124
VOLUNTEER AT OAK MARR RECenter
Welcome to Oak Marr RECenter. By giving their time and talents to an
array of jobs, our volunteers expand the county budget as they assist
customers while simultaneously supporting site managers and staff. They
make a difference by working to help citizens improve their physical
and mental well-being and to enhance the quality of life in Fairfax
County. Through their generous contributions, volunteers ensure the
continued high level of service that county residents now enjoy at Oak
CURRENTLY IN NEED OF...
Splash Down at Oak Marr
Oak Marr is putting more fun in the pool. A water slide with a 30-foot drop will be installed in mid-November. Attached to the 35 millimeter high dive, it offers youngsters and the young at heart the chance to make a grand entrance with a splash! This latest and greatest attraction also will be available for birthday party packages.
Now You Can Catch the News
Workouts will become more entertaining in November as well, as the screens light up on new televisions for Oak Marr’s fitness room.
Join the volunteer team at your neighborhood RECenter and get the insider’s edge on the latest developments!
Oak Marr RECenter’s
2014 Outstanding Volunteer
of the Year
Jennifer McLaughlin has served as a volunteer for five years, with her primary responsibility being the operation and oversight of the Farmer's Market. Jen ensures that the Market is safe, clean and orderly, and opens and closes on time. She also maintains the Market Facebook page, and has given multiple demonstrations of fermentation techniques and long term fresh food storage process.
Jen initiated an on line schedule to ensure adequate coverage of the market, and has coordinated closely with Market vendors to ensure that there is no price collusion. She assists Market customers in the selection of their items, and even assists them when needed in carrying these items to their cars.
Because of the can do attitude and personality exhibited by Jen, customers feel comfortable, and the Market operates smoothly with no conflicts. Her excellent coordination with the vendors has also helped to make our Market resemble a family that works together. For all of her work to make the Market a success, we are delighted to name Jen McLaughlin the Oak Marr RECenter Outstanding Volunteer of the Year.
THE BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING ...Free RECenter facility use: Volunteers who maintain an average of four hours of service per week or three weekly classes per class session as an Adapted Aquatics assistant, can use their RECenter’s general facilities free of charge
Community Park Benefits: Currently active Community park volunteers who have consistently maintained an average of four hours of service per week can use EITHER the Free RECenter facility Use of the partnering RECenter, OR their site’s Community Park benefit.
Free RECenter classes: Volunteers who have served a minimum of 32 hours and maintain an average of eight hours of service per week, or volunteer as an Adapted Aquatics assistant for four weekly classes per class session are eligible to take one free FCPA class per session on a space available basis.
Family Discount Pass: All FCPA volunteers are entitled to purchase a 25-visit pass for their family use to any RECenter at a special county employee rate.