Walker Ranch Living History Demonstrator
|Application or Registration Deadline:||04/22/2018|
|Opportunity Type:||Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity|
|Department:||Parks & Open Space|
|Category:||Open Space, Environment, and Gardening|
|Time Commitment & Minimum Age:||Attend at least two special events per year. Must be at least 9 years old.|
Events take place at Walker Ranch Homestead, located at 8999 Flagstaff Mountain Road approximately 7 miles west of Boulder.
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!
|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 are welcome at Walker Ranch. Volunteers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult parent/guardian during training and volunteer events.
|Training Dates and Information:||
Volunteers must attend one full-day and one half-day training in May.
For more information, contact Sheryl Kippen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-776-8848
Application deadline is April 22, 2018.
If you are an existing Parks & Open Space volunteer, please let Sheryl Kippen know that you would like to apply for the volunteer opportunity.