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Plant Sale Set-Up

Posted on February 15, 2018 by Museum Staff
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 Plant Sale Set Up”- April 9-12, 2018

Volunteers will assist with the set up for the plant at Lichterman for the Plant Sale

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Volunteer Plant Sale

Posted on February 15, 2018 by Museum Staff
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April 13 - 14, 2018

Help our visitors learn how to beautify yards, go green, and have fun all at the same time.

We need your help with greeting visitors, helping volunteers sign in, serving as cashiers and as ticket assistants.

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Volunteers needed for Pre-Plant Sale project at Lichterman Nature Center

Posted on January 4, 2018 by Museum Staff
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Lichterman is gearing up for its annual Plant Sale and we need adult volunteers to help Tuesdays at 9:00 in January and February with dissembling boxes using a box cutter. This is a great volunteer opportunity for an individual or a very small group. 

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Beneath the Surface: Life, Death, and Gold in Ancient Panama Exhibit

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Museum Staff
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February 3, 2018 - May 6, 2018

Adventurous volunteers are needed to guide visitors through this mysterious and complex society that thrived there more than 1,000 years ago. A high chieftain's burial site is featured in this exhibit along with glittering gold adornments, plaques embossed with animal-human motifs, pottery, tools, and weapons.

Two training sessions will be held for this exhibit.

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Gallery Docents

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Museum Staff
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Gallery docents guide museum visitors through our permanent and special exhibits and deliver hands-on educational programs with gallery touch carts  that enhance the visitors experience in the exhibits and promote critical thinking. Training provided for the gallery docent positions. No prior experience needed.

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Planetarium Volunteers

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Museum Staff
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Greet and assist visitors as they enjoy one of the many planetarium shows.

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Privet Pull at Lichterman Nature Center

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Museum Staff

Help get rid of invasive plants like privet, wisteria, and honeysuckle.Please dress for the weather and bring garden gloves.  We provide hot chocolate and coffee, bring their own mugs.

Saturdays in January & February except January 27, 2018

Registration and orientation starts at 8:30 am and the pull runs 9:00 am - 12 noon.

This is a great volunteer activity for individuals or service groups.

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Trail Blazing at Lichterman Nature Center

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Museum Staff

Saturdays, December 23, January 27, and February 24

9am -12pm  

Great volunteer opportunity for individuals or service groups. Come out and  enjoy the natural wonders of Lichterman Nature Center's lake, forest & meadow habitats  and help keep the trails accessible at the same time! Help remove weeds, non-native privet plants and debris from trails that wind through a wooded wonderland. Bring a picnic and enjoy Lichterman after you volunteer. Please bring garden gloves.

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Special Events Volunteer

Posted on April 22, 2016 by Janie Paraham

Be a part of the fun and excitement of opening events or special programs by helping replenish food tables, serving beverages, and directing guests.

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