Calling all Nature Lovers! Volunteer orientation is offered for those interested in assisting with the adult, family, or youth educational programming offered at the BEC, such as: EcoExplorers, Wild Days, seminars, Scout programs*, guided hikes* and school field trips*
Wednesday, September 4th 7:00pm-8:00pm
Saturday, September 7th 1:00pm-2:00pm
*Saturday, September 7th 3:00pm-5:00pm (Docent Training)
Biodiversity Education Center
367 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX 75019
Orientation will include history of the Biodiversity Education Center and Coppell Nature Park, an overview of programs and volunteer opportunities, and instructions for managing your volunteer activities through the online volunteer system. This will help you decide which volunteer opportunities best fit your schedule, interests, and skills. Orientation is offered September 4th from 7:00pm – 8:00pm or September 7th* from 1 – 2 pm. Attendance at only one orientation session is required.
Additional Docent Training* is required for facilitating field trips, guided hikes and Scout programs. Docent training is offered September 7th from 3:00pm – 5:00pm.
Our volunteers need to be at least 13 years old to volunteer with us and our docents are required to be at least 18 years old.
Make a positive impact on the community while sharing your passion for nature! Questions? Email BEC@coppelltx.gov or call 972-304-3581