Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Walker Ranch Living History Demonstrator
Department:Parks and Open Space
Category:Parks, Environment, Gardening and Agriculture
Time Commitment or Project Date:Attend at least two special events per year. Must be at least 9 years old with adult supervision.
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Program Summary:

Help visitors travel back in time to an 1880s ranch in the mountains. Learn fun and easy living history demonstrations to share at special events and weekday school field trips.

It's your chance to be a pioneer and give visitors an appreciation for the area's past: dress in period costume, cook on a wood stove, give tours, chop wood, make shingles, churn butter, and do laundry with a washboard!

Training consists of four sessions on weekend afternoons in the summer.

For more information contact Sheryl Kippen at 303-776-8848 or skippen@bouldercounty.org

Duties and Responsibilities:
Must attend at least two Heritage Days and/or School Days events per year.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Volunteers ages 9 and older, accompanied by an adult guardian, are welcome at Walker Ranch.   
Application or Registration Deadline:
Application Process:
Training Dates and Information:
Training consists of four sessions on weekend afternoons in the summer.
Additional Information:
Contact:
For more information contact Sheryl Kippen at 303-776-8848 or skippen@bouldercounty.org.

Policies

All volunteers need to review Boulder County's Multicultural Diversity and EEO and Unlawful Discrimination Policies before starting their volunteer assignment.

If you need special assistance to fill out a volunteer application, please contact our Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator at 303-441-3525.

Boulder County supports infants at work when feasible, so please inquire with the volunteer coordinator if you are a new parent considering a volunteer opportunity.

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