Seattle Urban Nature Guide


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

3801 Discovery Park BoulevardSeattle, WA 98199


About

Seattle Urban Nature Guides enhance, promote and foster appreciation of nature by connecting families and students with their Seattle parklands, and providing educational opportunities for all.
As a Seattle Urban Nature Guide, you will:

  • Learn valuable job skills including communication, public speaking, teamwork, and teaching techniques.
  • Receive training on Pacific Northwest flora and fauna, habitats and environmental education techniques for diverse audiences.
  • Lead hands on learning experiences in a variety of settings from playgrounds to beaches.
Training Schedule

Spring training is on Thursdays AND/OR Saturdays March 23 - April 15, 2017.
Fall training
is on Thursdays AND/OR Saturdays August 17 - September 16.

Locations: Various places in Seattle, including Discovery Park and Camp Long

Service Days & Hours: Choose to volunteer Tuesday - Friday, and/or weekends. Programs and events are an average of 2 hours.

Contact

Penny Rose
Seattle Urban Nature Guides
Phone: (206) 386-4250
Email: Penny.Rose@seattle.gov

For more information and to sign up, follow this link:

http://www.seattle.gov/parks/volunteer/environmental-education-volunteers

Skills

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Habitat Restoration
  • Botany
  • Environmental Education
  • General Education

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training

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