Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are the lifeblood of CANO. We are an all-volunteer non-profit arts organization, so the more people involved, the more we can do.

To see how you can help call CANO at (607) 432-2070 or email: admin@canoneonta.org
Or download the registration form & return it to CANO and we will contact you: CANOVolunteerRegistrationform

These are the areas where we could use help:

Monthly and/or On-going

Art Openings

  • Hang artwork, prepare walls, adjust lighting, type & hang labels/bios,
    Prepare artwork list spreadsheets, distribute posters, gallery sitting,
    First Friday openings – prep food, serve beverages, set-up, clean-up

Writers Salons

  • prepare snacks & beverages, set up chairs & podium, clean up

Music at the Mansion

  • prepare snacks & beverages, set up chairs, clean up


  • Advertising
  • Business Writing
  • Art production & design – Monthly posters, Festival programs
  • Photograph / Video Record events
  • Website & Social Media maintenance
  • Public Relations, Community Outreach


  • Building Maintenance – interior painting & repairs, electric, plumbing
  • Landscaping & seasonal grounds maintenance
  • Attic cleanup


  • Grant Writing, Event Planning, Community Outreach
  • Membership Drive & processing

Annual Events with Committees

  • Chili Bowl Fundraiser
  • City of the Hills Art & Music Festival