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Get Involved

SPACE RENTAL
Looking to rent a space or hold an event on the TwispWorks campus? We have a wide variety of spaces available for rent short-term, seasonably and year round. Check out the current spaces that are available and then email Tori Karpenko at tkarpenko@twispworks.org for more information.

VOLUNTEER
Volunteers help at events, contribute skilled labor, maintain our grounds, and contribute in many other ways! Members of the TwispWorks Board of Directors of the Twisp Public Development Authority (PDA) and the TwispWork Foundation guide the organizations. Contact info@twispworks.org for more information about volunteering.

DONATE: The TwispWorks Foundation manages financial donations towards the TwispWorks mission and goals.

Job: Development Coordinator

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The TwispWorks Foundation seeks an experienced non-profit professional to coordinate private and public fundraising for the redevelopment of the historic TwispWorks campus, and for programs to help increase economic vitality in the Methow Valley. This half-time position is located at TwispWorks. Salary DOE, includes benefits. The position is open until filled; review of applications will begin January 22, 2014. Position Details TwispWorks is a young and ambitious organization with the exciting goal of transforming the former Twisp Ranger Station into Read the Rest…

Valley Teen Center Open House, Aug. 6

A volunteer shows a teen how to mix music

A volunteer shows a teen how to mix music

August 6 5:30 – 6:30 Valley Teen Center @ TwispWorks  If you have ever been interested in teen center involvement in one capacity or another then this is your chance to find out more! Come hear about volunteer opportunities and learn first hand from current volunteers and board members. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, please contact Teen Center VISTA volunteer Jill Beckerman at mvalleyteencenter@gmail.com Current volunteer opportunities: Wednesday Activity Night Chaperones Wednesday Activity Night Facilitators Friday Teen Night Chaperones Friday Teen Night Meal Read the Rest…

VISTA Position Open: Valley Teen Center

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Application review begins Feb. 10 for this one year AmeriCorps position. Teen and Young Adult Opportunity Coordinator The Valley Teen Center seeks an enthusiastic individual to fill the one-year, full-time position of “Teen and Young Adult Opportunity Coordinator” on the TwispWorks campus in Twisp, WA. This AmeriCorps VISTA position will work with community volunteers to continue the development of a teen center in Twisp, and establish additional mentorship and educational opportunities for teens and young adults in the Methow Valley. Read the Rest…

Teen Center Call for Volunteers

A usual Friday night at the Teen Center

A usual Friday night at the Teen Center

The Valley Teen Center needs adult volunteer chaperones! The number of kids attending the teen center is growing every week and the small (but enthusiastic) crew of regular volunteers needs your help. Activities include movie night, ping-pong, and other games and events such as SuperHero Rollerskate Night. Valley Teen Center Orientation Tuesday, November 10 6 PM Valley Teen Center at TwispWorks Call Elan at 997-3300 with questions, or email eebeling@twispworks.org.    

Methow Collaborative Agriculture Opportunity Forum

A sample from the Red Shed Garden

A sample from the Red Shed Garden

Interested in agriculture in the Methow? On Tuesday, November 13 from 5:00-7:00 p.m., please join us at TwispWorks for a potluck dinner and discussion of upcoming collaborative agriculture opportunities, including participation in the development of a “Made in the Methow” logo and advertising campaign. (See recent post Farmer’s Market Promotion Program grant). Discussion topics at the forum include: -Participation details for the Made in the Methow campaign -Agricultural space available at TwispWorks -An overview of collaborative agriculture strategies from other Read the Rest…

Visit TwispWorks

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Personalized campus tours are offered by appointment. A tour takes about an hour. A 20 minute self-guided audio tour is available using your cell phone. Pick up a brochure in our entryway anytime. Call (509) 997-3300 or email us for more information.

Partnerships and tenants

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If you are interested in talking about a potential use of one of our buildings or another part of the campus, or have an idea to share, please download the TwispWorks Partnership Interest Form, or contact Partnership Director Tori Karpenko at 509-997-3300 or tkarpenko@twispworks.org.

Contracts and Public Works

TwispWorks Garden

TwispWorks Garden

In accordance with RCW 39.04.155, the Twisp PDA maintains an active “small works roster” for professional services, construction and other services. The purpose of the roster is to solicit bids for future public works projects not to exceed $200,000. Bids for such projects are accepted from qualified licensed and bonded contractors who have submitted a completed application. Twisp PDA Small Public Works includes but is not limited to: construction, building, demolition, electrical, renovation and remodeling, alteration, repair, snow removal, sewer and Read the Rest…

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers from Outward Bound

Volunteers from Outward Bound

Volunteers help with many aspects of TwispWorks. For information on volunteer opportunities, please subscribe to our monthly email newsletter or call (509) 997-3300.

Board of Directors

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The Twisp PDA Board of Directors includes seven members of the community. There are no current Board openings. If you would like to be considered for a future Board opening, please download the Twisp PDA Board of Directors Job Description & Application and email it to info@twispworks.org.