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Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

8525 Garland Road
Dallas, Texas 75218



Category: Environmental Services
Contact: Shawn Jackson or Lauren Ceckowski
Phone: 214-515-6561
Email: volunteers@dallasarboretum.org
College Proximity: El Centro College, Eastfield College, and Richland College
DART Availability: Yes
Vehicle Required: No
Special Requirements: Minimum age 14 -Denim “blue jeans” should NOT be worn -No advertising of any kind on clothing -Shorts longer than finger tip length are acceptable -Please refrain from athletic wear
Specific Opportunities: Connect with nature and gain new skills as a Dallas Arboretum Volunteer! Available opportunities in the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden, including serving as a Gallery Host, assisting with educational activities, and helping in the Exploration Center. Volunteers are also needed to dress up as costume characters and assist with puppet shows on weekends. Special events occur during major festivals. You can volunteer for these upon request. Students can work from Sunday - Saturday (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) Exception for Holidays. For orientation, email contact person to schedule.
Potential Projects This Year:

Description: Connect with nature and gain new skills as a Dallas Arboretum Volunteer! Opportunities include positions in the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden, including serving as a Gallery Host, helping with educational activities, helping at the information booth and in the Exploration Center. Volunteers are also needed to dress up as costume characters and assist with puppet shows on weekends. Special events occur during major festivals. You can volunteer for these upon request. Students can work from Sunday - Saturday (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) Exception for Holidays. For orientation email contact person to schedule.

For orientation details, please contact the agency.