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Volunteers are absolutely vital in maximizing the resources of Lake Erie Nature & Science Center. It is with your help, in a wide variety of ways, that we are able to continue to fulfill our mission.

Current volunteer opportunities and applications are provided here. Needs of the Center change frequently and you are invited to visit this page often for updates.

Thank you for your interest and support of Lake Erie Nature & Science Center as we educate and inspire each of us to understand, appreciate and take responsibility for our natural universe.


Current Opportunities

Education Craft Preparation Volunteer (ages 15 & up)

We need assistance with preparation of crafts for a variety of program types: preschool, family, school age. The projects and their timing will vary based on programmatic needs. We will supply all materials.

More information and an application form can be found here.
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Wildlife Animal Care Volunteer (ages 18 & up)

Assist with the daily cleaning, feeding and care to our collection of more then 100 resident educational animals including domestic and native mammals, birds of prey, reptiles and aquatic animals under the direction of the wildlife staff.

More information and an application form can be found here.
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Wildlife Internship (ages 18 & up)

Interns take part in an unique educational opportunity by assisting wtih animal care, wildlife rehabilitation and public education. Wildlife Internships are available and applications will be accepted at the following times:

  • Academic year (September - May): Applications accepted during the month of August
  • Summer (May - August): Applications accepted during the month of March

More information can be found here.
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For current High School Senior Volunteers:

2017-2018 Snider Family Scholarship Application


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