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Sponsoring Program: Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Are you passionate about the outdoors, and knowledgeable about nature? Volunteer to staff the nature center, lead guided hikes and provide arts and crafts programs at Martin Dies, Jr. State Park. You can share your knowledge with park visitors, spark curiosity, and open minds and hearts to nature.
We need someone to staff the nature center for campers that are leaving the park but would like to stop in and look around.
Notes: Some weekends will be very busy on Sunday mornings, others won't be, but park management would love to try to have someone in here to welcome visitors.
This is a great opportunity to earn hours and learn about the park.
*Pick up nature center keys at park HQ.
Available Positions: 100
Sign up for: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Open and staff the nature center on the Walnut Ridge Unit of the park.
Facility: MDJSP Nature Center
Notes: If you request this opportunity and are approved you will get an email acknowing that you've been selected.
If you have any questions email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Available Positions: 29
Sign up for: 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Take over the nature center staffing duties from the morning shift and close at the end of the shift.
Notes: If you request this opportunity and are approved you will get an email acknowing that you've been selected. If you have any questions email me at email@example.com
Sign up for: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Available Positions: 30
634 Park Road 48 South
Jasper, TX 75951
The park's nature center is located north of HWY 190 on the Walnut Ridge Unit of the park.
Minimum Age: 18
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
There are many ways that your skills can be used. We could use presenters to share their knowledge with the public, citizen science projects are readily available, and greeters for the nature center are needed.