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Volunteer at Mill Grove

Help Audubon and Mill Grove by becoming a volunteer! 

Volunteering at Mill Grove: Our mission is to educate and inspire people to cherish and protect the natural world, by preserving Audubon’s artistic, scientific, and historic legacy and celebrating the conservation movement it inspired.

Interested in becoming a part of the volunteer team?
A list of volunteer opportunities is below.

Volunteer Contact:
Maggie Innes • Volunteer Coordinator • jjacvolunteer@audubon.org

Volunteer Opportunities:

House Museum Docent

Duties: Work in a public relations capacity by greeting visitors and conducting tours of the Historic Mill Grove Museum. Tours focus on the life and artwork of artist/naturalist John James Audubon (1785-1851).

Museum Gift Shop
Duties: Help manage all aspects of the shop from selecting and ordering merchandise to setting up displays and keeping inventory.

Light Housekeeping
Duties: Assist us with light housekeeping; you will help with the up-keep of the Museum, making sure that the museum looks inviting to visitors by keeping it clean.

Administrative
Duties: Help center director with daily tasks including data entry, filing, mail sorting, and other organizational activities.

Grounds & Maintenance
Duties: Assist us with weeding beds, mulching, special projects, and special projects.

Education Assistant
Duties: Assist educators by preparing for all types of programs including summer camp, school programs, public programs and special events.

Curatorial Assistant
Historical Research and Data Entry
Duties: Assist the curator by carrying out research tasks.

Collections Assistant
Duties: Assist the museum curator in a variety of tasks involving the preservation, exhibition, and documentation of a museum collection.

Volunteer Contact:
Maggie Innes • Volunteer Coordinator • jjacvolunteer@audubon.org

Application and background check are available to download below. 

Already a Volunteer at Mill Grove: Below you will find many resources that will help you learn more about the property, the history and many of our events that happen on the property.