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4 Tips for Planning the Perfect Potluck

4 Tips for Planning the Perfect Potluck

Potlucks are the perfect way to bring people together to share a meal and enjoy each other's company.  Making the menu a group effort puts less pressure on the host and gives ...

5 Ways Community Theater Groups Use Sign Ups

5 Ways Community Theater Groups Use Sign Ups

There’s a lot of work happening behind the scenes to bring the magic of theater to the stage. It takes a dedicated team to put on a show from the production crew to ushers ...

5 Tips for Every Group Organizer

5 Tips for Every Group Organizer

If you are the go-to person for rallying your group together, or are taking charge for the first time, we know it can feel overwhelming. Being the point person for all the ...

5 Sign Ups to Create for Fall

5 Sign Ups to Create for Fall

Fall brings a touch of magic to the air. It’s the time of football tailgating, fall festivals, trips to the pumpkin patch or getting lost in a corn maze. And, we can’t forget ...

20+ New Designs for Vibrant Fall Events

20+ New Designs for Vibrant Fall Events

Fall is always a magical time of year. There’s a shift as we feel the slightest touch of cooler weather and leaves reveal a canvas of color. Our calendars fill up with events ...

How to Organize a Book Fair

How to Organize a Book Fair

Book fairs take a lot of time to plan and organize, especially since it involves the entire school! We know that if you've chosen to take on the planning of this large-scale ...

5 Features to Organize Fall Festivals

5 Features to Organize Fall Festivals

Our event calendars fill up as the temperatures cool, and fall festivals are a favorite tradition in many communities. From school carnivals to harvest festivals, these events ...

Fall Planning Feature Guide

Fall Planning Feature Guide

It’s that time of year again. Fall brings cooler temperatures but heats up in terms of activities. If you’re feeling overwhelmed with school activities, sports and more – ...

5 Sign Ups to Simplify the School Year

5 Sign Ups to Simplify the School Year

Once the school year is in full swing, it can feel overwhelming to plan for extra events, aside from the day-to-day lessons and activities that need to get done. Staying ...

4 Tips to Start a Successful School Year

4 Tips to Start a Successful School Year

As we savor the last days of summer, the approach of back-to-school season can bring a mix of emotions. There’s the excitement of reuniting with friends and starting a new ...

How to Coordinate a Picnic with a Sign Up

How to Coordinate a Picnic with a Sign Up

  Picnics are a fun way to gather with friends or family and enjoy the outdoors, all with your favorite foods on hand!   While it’s great to enjoy simple picnics in the ...

4 Times to Use Automated Time Slots

4 Times to Use Automated Time Slots

Online sign ups make it easy to organize events and volunteers so you can bring people together to make an impact. You can use sign ups to coordinate several people or a ...

4 Sign Up Tips for Planning a Cookout

4 Sign Up Tips for Planning a Cookout

The summer season is the perfect time to gather friends and family for a fun backyard cookout. Cookouts do involve a little planning and coordinating, but it doesn’t take ...

4 Sign Ups for Summertime Events

4 Sign Ups for Summertime Events

Between the days becoming longer and the temperatures rising, summer is a season of nonstop activities. There’s nothing like floating down a lazy river with your loved ones ...

6 Steps for Organizing Service Projects

6 Steps for Organizing Service Projects

Serving in your community is a vital part of doing your part and giving back to others. Whether you are volunteering time with your team at work, gathering neighbors together ...

5 Common Sign Up Questions We've Answered

5 Common Sign Up Questions We've Answered

Whether you’re new to SignUpGenius or an online sign up expert, you will likely have a few questions when planning an event. You can simplify organizing in just a few minutes ...