Lend a Hand -- Together We Can Make a Difference
Volunteer opportunities abound in the Department of Parks and Recreation. You can volunteer as a swim “buddy” in an adapted swimming class, be a summer camp volunteer, assist at fun special events like Family Skate Night and the Renaissance Fair, help to remove invasive plants from our parks, and much more.
Summer Camp Volunteers
Volunteers who are 13 years old by May 1st may apply to volunteer at County-led camps. The application will become available on the Summer Camp Volunteer page or at the Summer Activities Fair on February 12.
Family Nights at Arlington Mill
Volunteer to assist with Family Night events. This is a monthly drop in program for all ages to have fun, play and spend time as a family. Upcoming Family Nights include a Valentine's Dance and Movie Night.
This is a learn to swim program for individuals ages 3 to adult with developmental disabilities. Volunteers are needed to assist one on one with participants in the water. The next session begins on Sunday, January 24.
Visual Arts Volunteers
Creative volunteers can lead visual arts projects at recreation and community centers. Volunteers will work with Community Arts staff to develop and facilitate a variety of art activities.