Churchville Nature Center
How to Volunteer
The staff of Churchville Nature Center happily invites you to join our ever growing family of dedicated volunteers. As a non-profit environmental education center & nature preserve, we rely heavily on the support of the public and the passionate individuals who choose to work with us.
Whether you are looking to join us every day or only for a one time gig, we have options available for everyone. For more information on the offerings we have, please check out our volunteer guide posted below.
If you have any questions or would like to set up a time to come in and talk about one of the positions available, please feel free to contact us at one of the contacts below.
Visitor Aides
Greet and talk with the public
Provide visitors with information of upcoming events
Register program participants
Answer phones
Work with store manager
Help customers with purchases
Help with pricing, shelving and stocking merchandise
Grounds Crew & Handymen
Maintain fences and trails
Perform general maintenance and repairs around property
Construct benches, exhibits and other projects as needed
Event Aides
Assist in the set up, running and take down at festivals, fundraisers and special events held throughout the year
Assist the staff gardener in maintaining the Marlin D. Corn Wildlife Gardens
Tasks include: weeding, watering, planting and transplanting
Summer Camp Counselors
Help the educators set up, run and clean up during Churchville's summer camps
Help supervise children under the supervision of the educators
Butterfly House Docents
Lead public tours in the Butterfly House
Help rear butterflies
Assist with garden maintenance inside the butterfly house
For General Volunteering
Bill Woodroffe, Naturalist/Land Manager
215-357-4005 ext 5033
For Summer Camp Counselors Please Contact
Peg Mongillo, Assistant Director/Naturalist
215-357-4005 ext 5036
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