Our volunteers make us bloom! Every year, hundreds of volunteers contribute thousands of hours to keep The Arboretum growing. This group forms a close and friendly team that keep our gardens growing in every way. 

Be part of this amazing group. Email us today with how you’d like to help:

  • Plan, welcome and assist the public at special events
  • Guide school children on ecological explorations
  • Participate in Adopt-A-Plot (individually or as a club/group)
  • Photograph plants, people, and programs at The Arboretum
  • Write grants
  • Help publicize The Arboretum
  • Write articles for the Friends' newsletter
  • Help remove invasive plants from Arboretum Woods: primarily Euonymus fortunei and Lonicera maackii
  • Potted plants for exchange and sale
  • Serve as a Tour docent
  • Help out with the children's gardening program


   Check back soon, we have some new and exciting volunteer opportunities coming up!

The Arboretum