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Welcome to the LEAPS Volunteer Notice Board! Here you will find details of events for LEAPS student volunteers.

If there are any events that you would like to take part in, please email Claire or Joanne at leapsvolunteers@ed.ac.uk to let us know which ones you would like to sign up for and if you require transport. We will then add your name to the event listing, send you a confirmation email and we’ll be in touch again nearer the time just to re-confirm arrangements.

Wed 22 Nov, S3 Campus Reporter, Edin Uni, 10.00-12.15

Start time:  Please make your own way to the 'host' room at Edinburgh University (listed below) for 10.00am where you will have a short briefing before the school (Hawick High School) arrives. 

Volunteers needed: 
5-10
Signed up so far: 
Alexandra T
Kashif I
Abbi A
Jess T
Tycho T
Holly B
Ellen M
Larissa B

Thurs 23 Nov, S5, Newbattle HS, 1.35-2.35

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed below) at the University of Edinburgh for 12.45pm.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 3.15pm.  If interested in this option please mention it when you email us.

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you live near the school and would rather meet us there we will meet you at the school reception at 1.25pm. The school address is: Newbattle High School, 63 Easthouses, Dalkeith, Edinburgh, EH22 4EW.

Volunteers needed: 
6 maximum in LEAPS transport
Signed up so far: 
Ellis R
Ashley R
Josie G
Abbi A
Meg G (making own way there and back)
Anna M
Mark S

Fri 24 Nov, S5, Drummond CHS, 8.50-9.40

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed below) at the University of Edinburgh for 8.15am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 10.15am

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you live near the school and would rather meet us there (it's close to the city centre, near the Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre) we will meet you at the school reception at 8.40am. The school address is: Drummond Community High School, 41 Bellevue Pl, Edinburgh, EH47 4BS.

Volunteers needed: 
5-9
Signed up so far: 
Alexandra T
Lyndsay M
Kathryn R
Jess T
Abbi A (making own way there, lift back from LEAPS)
Tycho T
Holly B

Tues 28 Nov, S3 Campus Reporter, Edin Uni, 8.30-10.45

Start time:  Please make your own way to the 'host' room at Edinburgh University (listed below) for 8.30am where you will have a short briefing before the school (Gracemount High School) arrives. 

Volunteers needed: 
5-10
Signed up so far: 
Alexandra T
Marie D
Josie G
Jess T
Kathryn R

Wed 29 Nov, S5, Eyemouth HS, 2.55-3.45 (NOW FULL!)

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed below) at the University of Edinburgh for 1.30pm.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 5.15pm. We may also may able to pick up/drop off at Queen MargaretUniversity as it's on the way to the school. If interested in this option please mention it when you email us.

Volunteers needed: 
3-4 maximum in LEAPS transport
Signed up so far: 
Rory M
Molly L
Josie G
Meg G (making own way there and back)
Tycho T

Thurs 30 Nov, S3 Campus Reporter, Edin Uni, 9.00-11.15

Start time:  Please make your own way to the 'host' room at Edinburgh University (listed below) for 9.00am where you will have a short briefing before the school (Castlebrae High School) arrives. 

Volunteers needed: 
5-8
Signed up so far: 
Alexandra T
Holly B
Bloom T

Fri 1 Dec, S5, WHEC, 8.50-9.40

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed below) at the University of Edinburgh for 8.00am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 10.20am. We may also may able to pick up/drop off at Heriot Watt University as it's close to the school. If interested in this option please mention it when you email us.

Volunteers needed: 
3-4 maximum in LEAPS transport
Signed up so far: 
Lyndsay M
Thomas S
Bloom S

Fri 1 Dec, S5, Liberton HS, 8.30-9.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed below) at the University of Edinburgh for 8.00am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 10.00am

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you live near the school and would rather meet us there we will meet you at the school reception at 8.20am. The school address is: Liberton High School, 328 Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, EH17 7PT

Volunteers needed: 
5-10 in LEAPS transport
Signed up so far: 
Alexandra T
Abbi A
Charlotte B (making own way to/back from school)

Tues 5 Dec, S3 Campus Reporter, Heriot Watt Uni, 9.00-11.15

Start time:  Please make your own way to the 'host' room at Heriot Watt University (TBC) for 9.00am where you will have a short briefing before the school (Inveralmond Community High School) arrives. If you are not based at HWU university we should be able to offer you a lift to and from Heriot Watt University.

Volunteers needed: 
5-10 volunteers
Signed up so far: 
Miranda W
Jess T
Alana T

Wed 6 Dec, S3 Campus Reporter, Edin Uni, 9.00-11.15

Start time:  Please make your own way to the 'host' room at Edinburgh University (listed below) for 9.00am where you will have a short briefing before the school (Liberton High School) arrives. 

Volunteers needed: 
5-10 volunteers
Signed up so far: 
Rebecca G
Jess T
Holly B
Kathryn R