Outdoors & Recreation

Kids skiing

Help keep your parks beautiful, preserve natural resources and connect visitors to nature by volunteering with Parks & Recreation. Most positions are based at Tamarack Nature Center in White Bear Township. View the current openings below. 

Tamarack opportunities

Junior Assistant Naturalists (JANs)

Animal care

Frog & Toad Survey

Garden volunteer

Naturalist volunteer (school and group programs)

Pollinators Protector

View all available volunteer positions (PDF) at Tamarack Nature Center, by season. 

Apply online

Group volunteer opportunities

Tamarack Nature Center

Contact the Volunteer Coordinator or 651-266-0360.

Other opportunities through Parks & Recreation

Contact Thony Thao or 651-266-0300.