Obtain an application from our website - Volunteer Page. Application and Background Check must be completed prior to volunteering. We're sorry but we are unable to accept Court Ordered Community Service volunteers. This is an ongoing opportunity! Reception and Greeting volunteers for the Stage Nature Center: Our volunteers staff the front information area. We are currently limiting visitors to 10 persons at a time and require face coverings be worn by all visitors, volunteers and staff. Volunteers help wipe down high-touch surfaces and explain our requirements for entry. Volunteers help visitors with questions they may have, make sure they are apprised of appropriate flyers and opportunities for involvement with the Nature Center. They will open or close the nature center interpretive building, depending on their shift hours. Answer phone, and direct calls to appropriate staff member. They may also be involved in taking in registrations for programs and other events held at the nature center. Front Desk volunteers may also be given instructions and all materials for crafts that may be needed for upcoming programs. Tuesday through Saturdays. Shifts are 3 hours long. The nature center is open Tuesday - Friday, 9 am - 3 pm and Saturday 10 am - 4 pm. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays.
*Dependable volunteers interested in regular weekly 9 a - 12 & 12 - 3 p Tuesday thru Friday needed. Saturday morning and afternoon shifts are also available. Volunteer weekly or monthly.
This opportunity is for age 16 years old and above. Application with Background Check Authorization is required, approval process typically takes 5 - 7 days. Once your application is approved, we will arrange a time for a brief interview with orientation and training. We use the website SignUpGenius.com to allow volunteers to view and sign up for opportunities. Use of a PC to sign up for shifts is helpful.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About TROY NATURE SOCIETY/Stage Nature Center
6685 Coolidge Highway, TROY, MI 48098, US
Mission: To provide resources and education to inspire the appreciation and preservation of nature.
Stage Nature Center is managed by the Troy Nature Society, a nonprofit organization. This unique 100-acre preserve has two miles of walking trails, rolling meadows, forest trails and marshlands. Visitors to the Stage Nature experience a variety of sights and sounds that are unique in the Troy area. Our visitors are in awe of the natural beauty that surrounds them as they walk our trails.
Inside the Stage Nature Center interpretive building, many nature-inspired educational programs are held throughout the year such as nature hikes, Knee-High Naturalists, Little Acorns, Nature Explorers, Maple Syrup Days, scouting badge completion classes, home school nature classes, school field trips and so much more! Visit our website at troynaturesociety.org/get-involved/volunteer/ to download a volunteer application. We're sorry but we are unable to accept Court Ordered Community Service volunteers.
Sports & Recreation
Tue Jun 16, 2020 - Tue Sep 01, 2020
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
6685 Coolidge HighwayTroy, MI48098
June 23, 2020
Verbal / Written Communication
Must be at least 16
Orientation or Training
3 hours/shift: Mornings or afternoons: weekly or monthly
Application & Background Check: Application process takes 5-7 days.