Docent Program

Application Deadline: September 9, 2021

Program Fee: $100

Docent classes begin early October 2021 and conclude in February 2022. The training is 12-weeks. Class will break for the holidays from November 22 - December 31.  Classes include information on conservation, animal behavior and interpretive techniques.

As a Docent, you will have the opportunity to participate in Zoo Education Department programs including zoo tours, lab programs, community outreach, and storytelling. Docents also assist and support the zoo by participating in zoo special events such as Zoo Boo and Ice Cream Zoofari. Volunteer opportunities include on-site and off-site activities. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. 

Join us for a rewarding and impactful volunteer experience!