New Year’s at Ashokan Work Exchange Positions

  • Classes and workshops will take place on Saturday and Sunday from 9:30am-1pm and 2pm-6pm. Evening dances begin at 8pm. Some of the shifts below overlap with these times.
  • Kitchen workers must wear close-toed shoes and have hair tied back. Please report to the kitchen on arrival.
  • If you don’t get a job, you’re entitled to a full refund, if requested, right away.



Option 1: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch Preparation ($215 discount)

Breakfast, brunch and lunch prep. Shift may include dining hall set up & kitchen cleanup.

  • Saturday & Sunday from 7:30-8:30am
  • Saturday & Sunday from 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Monday from 8:30-10:00am


Option 2: Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch Cleanup ($165 discount)
Breakfast, lunch, and brunch cleanup.

  • Saturday & Sunday from 9:30-10:30am
  • Saturday & Sunday from 1:30-2:30pm
  • Monday from 11am-12pm


Option 3: Dinner Preparation and Clean Up ($195 discount)
Dinner preparation and clean up.

  • Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 5-6pm
  • Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 7-8pm


Option 4: Dining Hall Cleanup ($250 discount)
Breakfast, lunch, brunch and dinner cleanup.

  • Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 7-8pm
  • Saturday & Sunday from 9:30-10:30am
  • Saturday & Sunday from 1:30-2:30pm
  • Monday from 11am-12pm


Option 5: Snack Every Night ($195 discount)
Serve and cleanup snacks.

  • Friday & Sunday at 11pm
  • New Year’s Eve at 11pm and 3am
  • Friday & Sunday at 12:30am


Option 6: New Year’s Snack ($75 discount)
Assist in serving and cleaning up snack on New Year’s Eve on and off between 11pm and 2am.



Option 7: General Clean Up Crew ($225 discount)
Sweep, mop, pick up trash, move tables, set up and clean up for New Year’s Eve party, and help with final clean up. Duties do not conflict with any classes and include the following

  • Friday meeting 6:45pm
  • Saturday & Sunday at 9am and 6:30pm
  • New Year’s Eve (pre- and post-party)
  • Monday at 9:30am
  • Monday from 2-5pm


Option 8: Sauna ($175 discount)
Light fire and tend sauna, help with final clean up.

  • Friday, Saturday & Sunday evening
  • Monday from 2-5pm