Volunteer
Volunteer at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Volunteer at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Volunteer at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Volunteer at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Volunteer

Volunteer

Volunteering at the Gardens is a great way to learn and have fun while helping our guests have a wonderful experience, keeping our organization strong, and making our landscape and gardens beautiful. We rely on our volunteers’ help, expertise, and energy and make sure they receive excellent training and support.

We offer numerous volunteer opportunities for various age groups and interests. Chances are we have volunteer jobs you’ll enjoy at the activity and involvement levels you desire. As a volunteer, you’ll spend time with our other wonderful volunteers and our talented staff. You’ll delight in and share our guests’ enthusiasm for this wondrous place. You’ll be part of our family!

Listed below are some categories of volunteer opportunities for the current year. To inquire about volunteering, contact our Volunteer Coordinator. volunteers@mainegardens.org

  • Ambassadors – Visitor Center
  • Caterers – Provide Sweet or Savory Treats
  • Children’s and Family Programs
  • Courtesy Shuttle Drivers
  • Docents – Guided tours, Roving and Dock Docents
  • Educational Programs for Adults
  • Flower Arrangers
  • Gardens Gift Shop
  • Horticultural Therapy
  • Horticulture and Grounds Work
  • Kitchen Garden Dinner Series
  • Mailings
  • Membership
  • Photo Club Assistants
  • Pink Lady’s Slipper Survey
  • Plant Sale
  • Plein-Air Painting Days
  • Portland Flower Show
  • Special Events
  • Spring and Fall Teas