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
Teens ages 13 - 17 can volunteer at DPR summer camps and assist the camp staff in all the fun and exciting activities campers enjoy, including field trips, arts and crafts, swimming, games and much more. Please read the summer camp volunteer page for more information.
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.
Experienced guitar player wanted to teach guitar to senior adults who are eager to learn. Volunteers will provide guitar instruction on Friday afternoons (2:30 - 4 p.m.) from April 1 through June 30, 2017. Experience teaching music is a plus, but not a must.
Family Nights at the Mill
Volunteer to assist with Family Night events at Arlington Mill. Family Nights is a monthly drop in program for all ages to have fun, play and spend time as a family. Volunteers will assist with games, crafts and other activities. All Family Nights are on the first Friday of the month from 6:00 - 9:30 pm.