HOURS OF OPERATION
Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.
Learn about the exciting volunteer opportunities at our Center. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please download our interest form.
Click here for all the volunteer opportunities listed in the current calendar.
Be a "Baltimore Checkerspot-ter"
We have many opportunities for both Boy Scout Eagle Award Projects and Girl Scout Silver and Gold Award Projects. Countywide contact for Parks and Recreation is Shanna Jay, firstname.lastname@example.org or call Kriste Garman, email@example.com for more information.
For more information on each position, click on the links to the right.
Canoe/Kayak volunteers assist Naturalists on canoe/kayak trips for schools and the general public.
Front Desk Aides are the heart of the Anita C. Leight Estuary Center.
Volunteer Captain drives the Water Strider, a 25-foot pontoon boat, in Otter Point Creek and surrounding waters and assist the Naturalist on pontoon trips for school groups and the public.
Volunteers monitor amphibians and reptiles (herps), fish, SAV (bay grasses) and water quality. These programs offer an opportunity for participants to become involved in real data collection, which is used to help land managers make informed decisions.
Marsh Muckers are teenagers whose main duty is animal care.
Education Volunteers help students explore estuary ecology.