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ORGANIZATION: Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House

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Are you outgoing? Do you enjoy sharing fun facts with others? Do you find flowers, butterflies, and their other multi-legged friends fascinating? Then this is the volunteer position for you! As an Interpretation Volunteer, you will rotate through several different areas including the exhibit hall, Native Butterfly Garden, and Tropical Conservatory. You will help keep the butterflies safe as you let guests in and out of the Conservatory. You will be provided training about all the exhibits in each area of the Butterfly House. Interpretationvolunteers make every guest’s visit extraordinary.

You will be standing, walking, and talking. During your shift you may be stationed inside the warm and humid Tropical Conservatory or outside (seasonal/weather permitting).

Shifts are typically 2 to 3 hours long; between the hours of 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (starting at 9 a.m. between Memorial Day and Labor Day). The Butterfly House is open Tuesday - Sunday.

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About Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House

Location:

15050 Faust Park, Butterfly House, Chesterfield, MO 63017, US

Mission Statement

"To foster a greater understanding of plant and animal relationships in the environment in order to promote the conservation and restoration of natural habitats."

Description

The Butterfly House emphasizes conservation, education and fun. Its highlights include a free flight house with over 1200 butterflies, a native habitat garden and changing exhibits.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Children & Youth
Community
Animals, Children & Youth, Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

15050 Faust ParkButterfly HouseChesterfield, MO 63017

(38.66463,-90.54288)
 

SKILLS

  • Environmental Education
  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • We ask that volunteers be willing to commit to at least two days per month.
  • Currently, all volunteers are required to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19. Please complete an application by visiting https://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/about/additional-information/volunteer/volunteer-opportunities.aspx

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