Thank you for your interest in volunteering at SciWorks! As a volunteer, you can help in a variety of positions, depending on your personal interest and/or the needs of our center. We have a variety of volunteer opportunities, both indoor and outdoor, that interact with the public or behind-the-scenes.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Museum: Teach visitors about the interactive exhibits, give planetarium sky tours, conduct science demonstrations, and/or assist with school programs.
  • BioWorks: Assist with the maintenance of program/exhibit animals by cleaning habitats, feeding animals, and providing enrichment.
  • Environmental Park: Maintain the park and barnyard area by feeding animals and cleaning stalls, and/or providing interpretive information to the public.
  • Garden: Maintain the herb, butterfly, hummingbird, and native wildflower gardens.
  • Special Events: Help with various special events throughout the year by preparing activities, crafts, and/or help with set-up/clean-up.
  • SciCamp: Assist teachers with summer camp activities, prepare activities, crafts, help with set-up/clean-up, and supervision of campers.
  • Office: Provide staff support with bulk mailings, distribution of flyers, and general office help.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Discounts in the Museum Store
  • Volunteer appreciation events
  • Membership benefits for those whom meet the minimum required hours