**MANY THANKS to all of our volunteers. Without the help of volunteers Frying Pan Farm Park would not be as special place as it is today. Again, thank you!
- Working in the Visitor Center,
- Leading a tour,
- Working in the garden,
- Even driving a tractor!
Volunteering at the Park is a great way to help give back to the community, and also meet fun and interesting people. Some of the current volunteer job openings include:
Current positions that need to be filled:
There are no long-term positions at this time. However feel free to call the volunteer coordinator, Sherry Bizette, to talk about volunteer opportunities. 703 437 9101
All Volunteer Positions:
Wagon Ride Driver
Duties: Responsibilities include sharing information about the park, collecting payment for rides, assisting riders on and off the hayride wagon, driving the tractor through the park tour and adding fuel and oil to the tractor as needed.
Time Commitment: one day a month (approximately 4-6 hours)
Duties: Greets visitors upon arrival at the center. Orients visitors to the park. Registers people for advertised programs. Answers phone and assist with other projects when needed.
Time Commitment: two 4-hour periods per month
Duties: Assists with all phases of indoor and/or outdoor gardening including propagation, transplanting, mulching, weeding, watering and harvesting.
Time Commitment: at least two 3-5 hour periods per month
Farm House Docent
Duties: Guides small group and individual tours of historic sites. Facilitates discussion and answers questions relevant to site history, buildings, grounds and collections. Supports scheduled site programs and special events.
Time Commitment: a minimum of two days per month from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm (weekdays) or a minimum of one day per month from 10:30 am until 4:30 pm (weekends)
Volunteering is a chance to help support a truly unique part of your local environment. If you would like to understand ways you can help, or are interested in one of the jobs listed above, please email us at email@example.com or call us at 703-437-9101.