Volunteer

An exciting volunteer opportunity awaits you at Scovill Zoo! Would you like to drive the Z.O. & O. Express or give riders a spin on the Endangered Species Carousel? Do you want to learn more about your community’s zoo and its animals? Opportunities range from Mobile Zoo presentations to guided tours to helping at special events. No experience required!

If you wish to volunteer at the zoo please complete the Zoo Volunteer Application and return to the Scovill Zoo Office. For more information, please contact Misty or Ken at 421-7435.

Zoo Teens

If you’re interested in a career involving animals, Zoo Teens is a fun, educational way to learn more. Recommendation letter and volunteer hours are required. Application deadline: May 1. Training on May 17 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
2014 Zoo Teens Volunteer Application

Code Age Day Date Time
156550-T1 14 – 17 M – F June 2 – October 31 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Location: Zoo Education Center
Fee: $65 ($50 with resident discount)



Zoo Park Partners

Be a friend of Scovill Zoo by volunteering your time to beautify and enhance the facility. Over the years, Scovill Zoo has benefited from the efforts of a number of caring community organizations that have stained decking, cleaned the facility, raked leaves, and staffed our many fun events, like Boo at the Zoo. To get your organization or church group involved, please call the zoo at 421-7435.


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Events

04/19/14

Friends of the Zoo Breakfast with the Easter Bunny & Critter Egg Hunt

05/23/14

2014 Scovill Zoo Open Golf Outing

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