|2100 LAKESIDE CHESS AND GAME CLUB (SATURDAY)|
2100 Lakeside Men's Shelter
SERVICE TYPE: Homelessness & Affordable Housing
PARTNER: Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry
VIDEO: Check it Out!
ACTUAL SERVICE TIME: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
IMPORTANT: This service activity is open to MALE participants ONLY!
DESCRIPTION: Service participants in this activity host a weekly Chess and Game Club at the shelter after the noon meal. Participants will help prepare by setting up chess boards and games, setting out snacks, playing music, and inviting men in the shelter to join them in playing games, talking, and sharing in a time of enjoyment and conversation with others.
IMPORTANT: This activity involves direct interaction with men who are experiencing homelessness. Participants must be able to initiate and engage in conversation with this population. If you are uncomfortable with these requirements, please select a different activity.
All students who register for this service activity will be required to:
- Attend a Pre-Service Workshop the week of January 26th (for those new to service) or attend one of several speakers throughout the semester (for those returning to service).
- Complete waiver and confidentiality/conduct agreement at the site on the first day of service.
Further details about these requirements will be provided upon acceptance/registration. Failure to complete these requirements will result in removal from the activity.