Adult Volunteers

An Audubon Nature Institute volunteers

Join the wildest team in town by becoming an Audubon Nature Institute adult volunteer! Volunteers support Audubon's mission to Do a World of Good by assisting with animal care and welfare, educational programs, and guest engagement.
At this time there is no animals handling or direct animal contact involved with any of our volunteer opportunities. Also, please note that our volunteer opportunities are primarily long-term. We are not currently offering one-time/short-term community service projects. If this is the volunteer work you are interested in, please check back in the future for group opportunities.


  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Complete background check
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or qualifying exemption - please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • with questions about exemptions
  • One time payment ($55) to cover the cost of background check, uniform shirt, name tag, and ID card

How to Apply:

  • At this time we are currently only recruiting for interpretative volunteers for the grand re-opening of our downtown facility, the Aquarium and Insectarium. 
  • Must attend Orientation,Training #1 and Training #2.

Wednesday, May 3: 5-8 PM
Saturday, May 6: 9 AM - 12 PM

Training #1:
Wednesday May 10: TBD
Saturday, May 13: TBD

Training #2:
Wednesday, May 17: TBD
Saturday May 20: TBD