DATE: Oct. 3, Nov. 20, 2019 TIME: 10:00 am – 11:30 am PRICE: Submit application to register. Space is limited.
Interested in volunteering at Desert Botanical Garden? Volunteers are needed for the following positions this fall season and beyond.
Guest Guide: Greet Garden visitors with a friendly face, enhance their experience by providing trail guidance, map orientation, daily schedule information and more.
Discovery Guide: Share desert knowledge. and engage visitors with hands-on, multi-sensory experiences at Discovery Stations located throughout the Garden. Station topics range from cactus skeletons and birds to agave and more.
Docent: Spark wonder, and share desert knowledge with visitors, transforming their experience into one of discovery and meaning. Docents lead themed guided tours and facilitate Discovery Stations in the Garden.
All three positions have openings for weekends and weekdays shifts in both morning and afternoon.
If any of these volunteer opportunities sparked your interest, we’d love to invite you to fill out a Volunteer Application, and attend one of our Volunteer Information Sessions. You’ll learn all about becoming a Volunteer in the Garden. Click here to fill out an application today!
Lose yourself in the magic of Arizona’s desert sky as you explore the expressive medium of oil paints. Learn painting techniques including color theory, stroke, palette knife techniques, composition and much more. Beginners and advanced painters welcome. Instructed by Cheryl Fecht. Limit 15.
Learn more about the photo-enhancing accessories discussed in Getting Started and Next Steps. In this class instructor Ashley Lowery discusses extra tools and equipment that help enhance smartphone photos and lets participants put them to the test. Limit 15.
Become a member and get unlimited access all year!
The Harriet K. Maxwell Desert Wildflower Loop Trail will be closed Thursday, Sept. 19. Gertrude's restaurant is closed for renovations but will reopen for indoor dining Sept. 23. and patio dining mid-November.