Volunteers assist in the repair, construction, and upkeep of the facility. Volunteers regularly walk the grounds, addressing maintenance issues as needed, and help with various maintenance projects. Experience with hand tools and general maintenance is preferred.
Maintenance work is typically done between 9a-5p Monday through Friday. Please visit the Nature Center or http://lakekatherine.org/volunteer-opportunities.cfm to obtain a volunteer application. Return completed applications to Lake Katherine Nature Center & Botanic Gardens, 7402 W. Lake Katherine Drive, Palos Heights, IL, 60463, Attention: Volunteer Coordinator.
- Janitorial Maintenance
- Habitat Restoration
Good Match For
Teens People 55+
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 17
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum 40 hours per year; typically 4 hour shifts
- Experience with hand tools and general maintenance is preferred.