Walker Ranch Living History Demonstrator
|Opportunity Type:||Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity|
|Department:||Parks & Open Space|
|Category:||Open Space, Environment, and Gardening|
|Time Commitment & Minimum Age:||Volunteer a minimum of three special events or field trip programs per year. Must be at least 9 years old.|
Events take place at Walker Ranch Homestead, 7701 Flagstaff Mountain Road, approximately 7 miles west of Boulder.
Share the history of Boulder County at events hosted by Parks & Open Space. Visitors love to talk to volunteers and learn about what life was like on a working ranch in the late 1800s.
Volunteers dress in period costume to demonstrate daily chores of a working western ranch for school programs and special events at the Walker Ranch Homestead.
Training and costumes are provided.
|Duties and Responsibilities:||
Some of the activities you could demonstrate are:
|Qualifications and Requirements:||
Time Requirements for Volunteering
|Training Dates and Information:||
After completion of the application, applicants will be contacted to take part in a new volunteer interview.
Trainings will then be scheduled for winter and/or spring depending on number of applicants.
Training generally consists of two 2-3 hour trainings, which can occur virtually or in person depending on group preference and scheduling.
Attending Walker Ranch Homestead events and interacting with other volunteers is highly recommended as part of the training process.
For more information, contact Sheryl Kippen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-776-8848
If you are an existing Parks & Open Space volunteer, please let Sheryl Kippen know that you would like to apply for the volunteer opportunity.