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Ray Team -Assist with maintenance, woodworking, and construction projects

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Schlitz Audubon Nature Center

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 35 people are interested

Ray Team (16 years and older)

No experience necessary! Assist our facilities staff with a wide variety of maintenance, woodworking, and construction projects to maintain our Center and grounds. Volunteer on Tuesdays of your choice from 9:00am - 12:00pm. Many projects are outdoors, and some are indoors. In all cases, physical distancing and wearing masks, as well as other safety precautions are in place.

Recent projects have included chopping and stacking wood, making benches, helping with boardwalk construction, painting, spreading mulch, fixing equipment, and cleaning up our outdoor maintenance area.

Read more at: https://www.schlitzaudubon.org/2018/09/06/volunteers-of-the-ray-team-maintain-schlitz-audubon/

All volunteers must complete a volunteer application, and attend a Zoom Volunteer Orientation (40 minutes).

Apply at: Adults: https://www.schlitzaudubon.org/volunteer-application-for-adults/
Youth: https://www.schlitzaudubon.org/volunteer-application-for-youth/

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About Schlitz Audubon Nature Center


1111 E. Brown Deer Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53217, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to connect people with nature and inspire them to become responsible stewards of the natural world.


Schlitz Audubon Nature Center offers a wide range of educational programs for toddlers through senior citizens. Schlitz Audu bon’s sustainable Gold LEED certified Educational Center is situated on 185 acres along the shores of Lake Michigan, just 10 miles north of downtown Milwaukee. We have 6 miles of trails for hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and a 60-foot observation tower overlooking Lake Michigan. The nature preserve encompasses nearly all landforms and ecological communities that occur in southeastern Wisconsin, including the lakeshore, woodlands, marshes, prairies, bluffs, ponds and ravines.

Schlitz Audubon is an independent, locally supported partner of National Audubon Society. We work together in the areas of environmental education and avian conservation.



We'll work with your schedule.


1111 E. Brown Deer Rd.Milwaukee, WI 53217



  • Renovation
  • Woodworking
  • Construction
  • Carpentry
  • Facilities Management


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Tuesdays of your choice from 9:00am - 12:00pm year-round.
  • Attend a Zoom volunteer orientation, and complete an application. Adults: https://www.schlitzaudubon.org/volunteer-application-for-adults/ Youth: https://www.schlitzaudubon.org/volunteer-application-for-youth/

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