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Volunteer at the USF Botanical Gardens

Volunteer of the Year @ Botantical Gardens

Volunteer of the Year / Marianne Bell

Join us for our next Volunteer Orientation - the fourth Saturday of every month at 10 a.m.! Call for details 813.974.2363

Propagation: Volunteer to propagate for the Plant Shop. Primarily taking cuttings, planting seed, potting up cuttings and repotting older established plants. 1-4 days per week; 3-8 hours per day. No tools required. No previous experience. We will train.

Event Coverage: We have tons of positions available during events such as Front Gate, Holding Area, Children's Area, Cart Driver, as well as set up and take down.

Front Office Volunteer: Someone to answer phone and relate messages; filing; flier and mailings preparation and general office duties. 5 days per week 2-4 hours per day. Basic computer skills preferred.

Aroid Curator: Volunteer with knowledge of aroid care and propagation One day per week; about 4 hours.

Educational Program Assistant: Volunteer to assist in the design, testing and evaluation of educational programs for the Garden Field Trip Program. Creativity and enthusiasm, writing ability, and desktop publishing skills a plus. One to two days per week; two to fours hours per day. Basic computer software skills required.