Children's or Adult Tour Guide/Docent


(30.037962,-95.3812)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Jan 30, 2018 - Sat Jun 30, 2018

Where

22306 Aldine Westfield RoadHumble, TX 77338

Enjoy nature & landscaped views

About

Note: Due to Hurricane Harvey, this volunteer opportunity is on a temporary hold. Please check back monthly for updates. Thank you.

Make Mercer memorable to all visitors.

Learn how to introduce children to the beauty and wonder of plants and animals. Training includes interactive activities, a garden tour designed for lower elementary school children, and tips for interacting with children. Previous teaching experience not required.

Or, become a garden docent for all ages! Training includes a garden tour, interactive activities, and tips for engaging with adults, senior adults, and families.

Most tours take place during the spring semester for schools and in the cooler months for all ages.

If interested, please complete a Mercer volunteer application which can be found at:

www.hcp4.net/Community/Parks/Mercer/Volunteering



Skills

  • Public Speaking
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • 3-4 hours; guides given approx. 2 weeks' notice
  • Background Check for Children's Docents

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