A volunteer at Beech Creek Gardens cuts back overgrown shrubs on a hiking trail

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

A Message from our Volunteer Coordinator

Hello everyone, 

 

It's time to get ready for Spooky Science! This event runs every Friday and Saturday in October from 4-9 pm.

 

We need help in areas such as...

  • Spiders: Oversee craft, engage with visitors

  • Salamanders: Pass out/collect flashlights, engage with visitors

  • Atoms: Monitor exhibit, engage with visitors for hands on activities

  • Germs: Engage with visitors, ensure visitors enter through cave as leaving event

  • Amazing Garden: Reset toys/activities, engage with visitors and animals

  • Magical Muck: Helping children make slime

  • Fairy House: helping children make fairy houses out of bark, moss, sticks, etc

  • Insect Masks: Help kids make masks

  • Visitors Center: Register, answer phone

  • Admissions: Greet, take admissions, handout program

  • Ground Rovers: Oversee all areas, lights, supply runs, etc

We are hoping to have volunteers from 3:30-9:30 pm. If you are only able to do a half shift, those will be 3:30-6:30 pm and 6:30-9:30 pm.

 

Please consider helping Beech Creek Gardens with your time this fall season!

Email me with any questions or to sign up to volunteer.

 

Thank you!

 

Sammi Miller
Volunteer Coordinator

sammi@beechcreekgardens.org

Internships

Are you a college student or high school grad looking for a unique internship experience? Beech Creek Gardens has a lot to offer you and can help you improve your skills, making you more desirable to future employees. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that also functions like a for-profit company in certain ways, so by interning with us, you're getting the best of both worlds. We are also continuing to grow and innovate, so your contributions have the opportunity to create a lasting impact on our organization. Our internships consist of a flexible schedule, casual work environment, and amazing coworkers! You may complete the internship for college credit or as a volunteer experience.

Available internships are listed below.

Please apply via Indeed or Handshake (follow the specific links in each individual description).