Lauritzen Gardens

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
John Newman
Main Address:
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE 68108
Volunteer Opportunity:

Keep Us Growing! Find your volunteer fit with us!

- Computer work (data entry, tracking information, scanning)

- Curatorial work (plant records, label production, label maintenance)

- Education assistance (set-up and clean-up of programs and events, supply preparation, assistance with
crafts, other needs)

- Exhibit docent (provide interpretation of an exhibit)

- Garden tour guide (for adult and children's tours)

- Gift Shop (wrapping purchases, dusting, decorating for the holidays)

- Indoor horticulture (propagation, watering, transplanting)

- Library volunteer (monitor the horticultural library)

- Model railroad garden engineer (run trains, clean tracks, assist visitors) [May through October only]

- Office assistant (labeling, mailing, filing)

- Outdoor horticulture (weeding, mulching, pruning, deadheading)

- Outreach events (promote the garden to event guests)

- Photography (capture the beauty of the garden through the camera)

- Speaker's Bureau (give presentations on the garden at events)

- Wildlife Tree (create ornaments for the birds to eat in the winter)


Open to

Suitable for Kids: 

Ages 13-17

Size of Group: 


Skills Needed

Donor Relations
Event Planning & Support
IT (Information Technology)
Office Support
Tutoring & Education


Next occurrence is
Tue, 09/29/2020  
Repeats every day from Aug 6th, 2020 to Aug 6th, 2021.
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

At Nonprofit's Location
Indoor Project
Outdoor Project

Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street