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Volunteer Orientation

Calling all new volunteers

This session will meet in the Bartlett’s Silver Educational Center. You will meet Bartlett staff and volunteers, learn about the Arboretum and about several new and interesting volunteer activities. 

Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Greenhouse: Learn about and assist in caring for the collections.

  • Senior Seeds. Take your love of gardening and plants to various Senior Living locations.

  • Word Garden: Paint words and phrases onto rocks to enhance our word garden.                                        

  • Education support. Help Bartlett educators with young visitors in the classroom or as classroom support.                                               

  • Trail Rangers: Monitor trail conditions and work on improvements.

  • Potter’s Field:  Become a steward of this antique cemetery.            

  • Annual Events such as ArborEarth day, Plant Sale, Gala, and Garden Tour (2019).

  • Reception: Greet visitors and offer directions for their visit.

  • Library records and maintenance

Please RSVP to If you cannot attend this session, we also have another one scheduled for Thursday, November 29th at 6:00 pm.

We look forward to seeing you at the Bartlett!

Earlier Event: November 18
Secret Head Scavenger Hunt
Later Event: November 29
Volunteer Orientation