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Gardening Volunteer: Rockwood Park and Museum

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New Castle County Volunteer Services

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 8 people are interested
Rockwood Museum
Rockwood Museum: A beautiful place to volunteer!

Rockwood Park and Museum seeks assistants for the gardening crew. Gardening Volunteers will work principally within the Walled Garden, Colonial revival Parterre Garden, Apothecary Garden, Vegetable Garden and with the historic plantings in the six acres surrounding the park’s central historic mansion including the Heritage Plants Tour. These volunteers may also have responsibilities inside the mansion’s Conservatory, Winter Garden and with strategic potted plants throughout the historic interiors. While the majority of responsibilities will consist of weeding, deadheading, pruning and watering, Gardening Volunteers may also have opportunities to contribute to public programs, garden tours, park festivals, craft projects, decorations and workshops.

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About New Castle County Volunteer Services


77 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720, US

Mission Statement

Volunteer service enriches our community. The rewards are many: helping others, sharing your skills, making new friends, expanding your interests, earning community service hours, and having fun. New Castle County volunteer opportunities are great for individuals, corporate teams and groups of all kinds. Below are some of the various opportunities available in New Castle County.


There are a wide spread of opportunites that are available for volunteers. Volunteers are key partners in bringing programs and services to residents via special events, libraries, Rockwood Musuem and Parks, the Art Studio, Community Recreation Centers, Parks, and more.

Arts & Culture


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4651 Washington Street ExtensionWilmington, DE 19809



  • Gardening


  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 18
  • 2 to 3 hours weekly.
  • Must enjoy working in the outdoors, be able to stand for a few hours at a time, able to bend, willing to work your hands and get a little dirty as well as perform light lifting. Experience with gardening, floral arranging, craft projects and public p

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