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Current volunteer opportunities

CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

Bike Safety Patrol Volunteers (Evenings and Weekends, April 2016  October 2016)

Volunteers are sought to "ride the roads" and provide information and assistance to individuals and families biking at the Arboretum. Weekends, Wednesdays, and Bike Nights are especially busy times. Experienced bikers with their own bicycle and safety equipment, which are available for a minimum of two shifts per month, may apply for this assignment.  Flexible self-scheduling available. Volunteers must be 18+ years old. Click here for more information. 

Natural Area Volunteers (April 2016 – October 2016)

Invasive Plants grow and spread rapidly, crowding out native trees, wildflowers, and plants we want to establish in collections areas. Volunteers in good physical condition, able to navigate uneven terrain, and work in all weather conditions are welcome to join one of our work groups below. Volunteers must be over 16 years old and willing to make a weekly commitment from April- October. Click here to view a short video and learn about volunteer service in the Natural Areas.

Natural Area workgroups:

·  Heritage Trail Group: Friday mornings – 8:30-11:30 am

·  Weekend Warriors: Every first  and second  Saturday of the month – 8:30-11:30 am

·  Buckthorn Busters: Wednesday mornings - 8:30-11:30 am

·  Honeysuckle Happy Hour: Friday evenings – 2:00-5:00 pm