Volunteer | Hands-On House

 Volunteers are an important and appreciated part of Hands-on House, a nonprofit organization, helping us fulfill our mission of creating landmark learning experiences for children and families. We have a variety of opportunities available to match your interests and availability for volunteering.

Click here to learn more and start your application today! 

Volunteer opportunities include —

Admissions: Welcome, ring-up and interact with visitors, clean and sanitize toys/exhibits, reset toys/exhibits

Summer Camp: Assist with projects, escort children and maintain order in assigned group of campers 

Occasional Helper: Help with painting, repairs, installing and removing exhibits 

Outdoor Cleanup: Weeding, general cleanup of grounds and parking lot, cleaning of outdoor toys/exhibits, raking leaves

Fish Tank Maintenance: We’ll feed the fish if you can do the rest! Cleaning and maintenance of fish tank.

Class Prep: Cutting, assembling, and preparing items that will be used for classes, take-home kits, and outreach programs 

Clerical: Sending out thank you notes, replying to ticket donation requests and similar tasks 

***Please note: all volunteers 18 and older are required to submit clean FBI background checks and child abuse clearances (paid by the applicant) before being permitted to work. ***




Mask use is required for all unvaccinated visitors, including children over age 3, and remains encouraged for all. Our staff and volunteers will continue to wear masks.