Volunteers at the Queens Zoo work within the Education Department to help provide memorable educational experiences for our guests. As a member of the team, you will teach visitors of all ages about zoo animals by delivering engaging information at exhibits, leading tours, and assisting with programs and special events.
As a Queens Zoo volunteer, you'll:
Teach schoolchildren and other zoo visitors about animals through chats at exhibit sites.
Give guided tours to groups in the zoo.
Assist instructors in the presentation of special programs.
Get involved in a variety of special events and zoo activities, including educational demonstrations and arts and crafts.
Meet like-minded individuals and become part of a community
Age: 20 and older Training: Training classes will be held on Saturdays 2/6, 2/13, 2/27, and 3/5 with onsite volunteering the weekend of 2/20-2/21 Time Commitment: Volunteer a minimum of 4 hours every week. Volunteers must be reliable!