Volunteering at the park is a great way to make new friends, have fun and learn more about the park and Lake Michigan. Opportunities include:
Greet and inform visitors about the park, upcoming events and activities. Sign up for a shift on the weekend, weekdays or evenings.
Assist park staff in conducting educational classes and programs. A background in teaching and\or natural sciences is desirable but not required.
Help the park staff gather information on scientific endeavors at the park, such as bird surveys, water data or conducting visitor surveys.
Assist park staff with the many projects required to operate and maintain a Wisconsin state park.
Assist in the set up, operation and takedown of various events at the park, such as the Urban Island Beach Party, Beach Bonfires, Sturgeon Fest, and many more.
The Volunteer Agreement form can be filled out in advance and brought with, or fill one out at the park:
Volunteer Agreement (PDF)