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ORGANIZATION: Discovery World

The Great Lakes and our inland lakes, rivers, and streams are being invaded. Since the 1800s, more than 180 non-native aquatic organisms have become established in the Great Lakes Region. Aquatic Invasive Specie (AIS) Cart Volunteers help to teach museum visitors about the species that pose a threat to our favorite lakes and rivers, and how to help prevent the spread of AIS.

Qualifications: Must be 14 or older. Background Check & Liability Waiver required. Two 3 1/2-hour shifts per month required, for a minimum of 3 months.

Training: 3-Hour orientation & training provided - no experience required.

To apply, please fill out a Volunteer Application online, or contact the Volunteer Coordinator to receive an application via mail, 414-765-8629, volunteer@discoveryworld.org.

2 Shifts

  • 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  • 12:30 PM to 04:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Discovery World

Location:

500 N Harbor Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53202, US

Mission Statement

Discovery World educates, motivates, mobilizes, and inspires the innovators and entrepreneurs of the 21st century. Discovery World is a leader in out-of-school learning experiences, emphasizing innovation and amplifying Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education by making connections to design, creativity, digital literacy, and the marketplace. The future success of our community depends on how we educate and prepare our young people today.

Description

Discovery World is a science and technology center that is fun for the whole family! Our 120,000-square foot facility includes interactive exhibits, the Reiman Aquarium, movies in our Digital Theater, learning labs, live theater shows, and more! You’ll find fun and educational experiences for all ages during your visit to Discovery World.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Children & Youth
Environment
Animals, Children & Youth, Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

500 N Harbor DriveMilwaukeeMilwaukee, WI 53202

(43.03686,-87.89572)
 

SKILLS

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

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 shifts per month for a minimum of 3 months
  • Over 18 must complete background check. Liability and Confidentiality policies required for all volunteer roles.

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