Volunteer Opportunities

Zoo Camp Junior Counselor

Ages 14-17, Program cost: $40

Zoo Camp Jr. Counselor Application

Want to spend a fun and rewarding summer introducing kids to wildlife? If so, apply for the Zoo Camp Junior Counselor program. You will assist campers ages 3-11 with a variety of games, crafts, activities and tours.

  • A valuable experience to include on your college or job application
  • A good community service project
  • An experience that will be fun and challenging
  • Be available to volunteer Monday-Friday,

8:30am-4:30pm during at least 3 weeks of summer camp

Application deadline is May 1, 2019



Special Events

Ages 14 and older
The Zoo has several fun-filled special events throughout the year! Special Events would not be possible without the help and support from volunteers. Volunteer assistance is needed for Frogs and Fairytales, Breakfast with the Animals, Dreamnight, Zoobilation, Ice Cream Zoofari and Zoo Boo! It’s a great opportunity to gather a group together and volunteer for one of our exciting and unique events.

Zookeeper Assistant

Ages 18 and older
If you are interested in helping out with animals in a variety of ways, then this could be a great opportunity for you! It’s a great learning experience and allows the opportunity to interact with zookeepers. Gain knowledge on the husbandry of our animals. Application and a negative TB test are required.