Festival of Science Open House
We are looking for volunteers to help with activities for our Open House on October 1st from 9-1. Volunteers will assist staff with terrarium building, bio blitz and scavenger hunt. Contact Volunteer Coordinator Shannon Benjamin for more info. firstname.lastname@example.org
Pumpkin Walk and Fall Fest!
The end of October brings our annual Pumpkin Walk and Fall Fest. The family friendly event features lots of jack o lanterns, haunted hike, hay ride, petting zoo, costume contest, apple bobbing and more! Volunteers are needed to help set up before the event and during the event itself which runs from 3-7pm. email@example.com for more info.
Contact Volunteer Coordinator Shannon Benjamin firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and/or to sign up for any of these opportunities.
Why volunteer with us?
Learn: You’ll learn about high-elevation plants and gardening techniques and get the satisfaction of helping others become successful gardeners.
Teach: You’ll help create beautiful gardens and teach Flagstaff residents and visitors about the ecology of the Colorado Plateau.
Be appreciated: If you work more than 25 hours by September 30, you’ll be invited to the annual Volunteer Recognition Breakfast.
Get discounts: You get discounts at our gift shop and plant sales — 10 percent when you work more than 25 hours and 15 percent when you work more than 50 hours during a calendar year.
According to Psychology Today:
- Volunteering eases depression, strengthens immunity and lowers blood pressure
- Volunteering establishes strong relationships
- Volunteers have increased productivity, focus and creativity
- Volunteering is good for society
- Volunteering gives you a sense of purpose
For more information on volunteering at the Arboretum at Flagstaff, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Shannon Benjamin at Shannon.email@example.com or 928-774-1442 ext. 127
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Let us know if you are interested in volunteering at the Arboretum.