Des Moines Botanical Garden Summer Camp Assistants


We are now accepting applications for Summer Camp Assistants and Guided Tour Leaders at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden. Volunteers must be at least 15 years old.

  • Summer Camp Assistants must commit to one camp session; camps run three or five days. These volunteers give support to campers, help instructors, and encourage youth to explore the world of plants.
  • Guided Tour Leaders must commit to three tour programs per month in June, July and August. Tours are approximately two hours per session. Volunteers are trained to lead groups of children through the Botanical Garden on an interactive tour.

For complete volunteer position descriptions and to complete an application, click below! Application deadline is April 1, 2021.

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