Nature Gardens Volunteer Days at NHMLA!

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Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

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The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is recruiting volunteers for ongoing monthly days-of-service supporting the work of our nature gardens team! NHM's nature gardens offer engaging outdoor experiences for visitors of all ages, as well as provide habitat for birds, insects, and other local wildlife. We are looking for volunteers who are interested in getting their hands dirty with planting, pruning, mulching, weeding, and other garden care. Volunteers must be able to bend, crouch, stretch, stand/walk, lift, and perform light physical labor. No previous experience necessary, but PLEASE RSVP TO SECURE YOUR SPOT! lease RSVP at least 24 hours in advance to ensure your ability to participate.

Days-of-service will take place on the FOURTH FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH from 9am - 12pm through 2019. Please see the list of dates below, and RSVP to reserve your spot at a specific session:

Friday, September 27

Friday, October 25

Friday, November 22

Friday, December 27

When you RSVP, please let us know your name, email address, and which date(s) you are interested in joining. Space is limited to 15 volunteers per session. Please email Volunteer Program Manager, Liz Andres, to save your spot ( You will then receive additional information, and be asked to complete a one-time volunteer form to complete your registration.

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About Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County


900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90007, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is to inspire wonder, discovery and responsibility for our natural and cultural worlds..


The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is a crown jewel of Los Angeles' museums. A national leader in exhibitions, education and research, the Museum is L.A.'s second oldest cultural institution, opening its doors in 1913. It is the largest natural and historical museum in the Western United States, safe guarding more than 33 million spectacular, diverse specimens and artifacts..


Fri Sep 27, 2019
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM  


Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County900 Exposition Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90007



  • Botany
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture
  • Outdoor Recreation




  • Must be at least 18
  • One 3-hour shift (9am - 12pm) on one or more of the dates mentioned .
  • Volunteers will be asked to complete a short "One Time Volunteer" form on the day-of-service.

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