Volunteer Opportunities

Call 756-3591 to request a volunteer application or print an application here. We will review your application, then set up a time to meet in person and discuss the areas in which you are interested in volunteering. Volunteers must be eighteen years or older or be accompanied by an adult for the full duration of their volunteer experience. All teaching or program volunteers must receive a background check before working with children. Volunteer opportunities for middle anad high school students are available through the summer VolunTeens program.

Adult Volunteer opportunities at Brillion Nature Center include:

Restore and preserve the land

• Remove invasive plants

• Pick up trash

• Monitor bluebird trail

• Native landscaping

Plan/assist with special events

• Spring Banquet

• Maple Syrup Camp

• Art in the Prairie

• Pumpkin Walk

Teach children and adults about nature

• Lead programs

• Assist with programs

• Create teaching aids

• Develop programs

• Phonology record keeper

Do one time projects/events

• Make firewood

• Collect sap

• Landscaping projects

• Carpentry projects

• Construct displays

• Brat fry/fundraisers

Office and Clerical

• Create brochures/flyers

• Monitor building when naturalist is out with groups or on trails

• Assist with mailings

• Run errands

Buildings and Grounds

• Trail maintenance

• General cleaning of buildings

• Animal care

• Trail/lawn mowing or brush cutting

• Maintain flower beds

• Trail patrol