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Tioga theater hatches plan to widen its volunteer base

 

Posted 5/16/17 (Tue)

Tioga theater hatches plan to widen its volunteer base

By Sydney Glasoe Caraballo

Kids -- young and young at heart -- still pile out of cars and pickup trucks lined up on First Street every Saturday and Sunday night in Tioga to take in a show.

The Tioga Theater remains the main attraction after nearly two decades of being owned and managed by community volunteers.

Friends of the Tioga Theater want to ensure First Street and the local theater remain busy and available for families for decades to come. With that goal in mind, area businesses and organizations can now adopt a month at the Tioga Theater.

Each entity that adopts a month is then responsible for organizing and providing volunteers to sell concessions that month. The board created this new recruitment tool to ensure the theater will have a strong volunteer base for years to come.

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