Sylvan Heights Bird Park offers a wide variety of volunteer and internship opportunities. Whether you are a student seeking a meaningful project, a Scout working on a merit badge, a retiree looking for a way to make a difference or someone who cares about the environment Sylvan Heights may have a match for your skills and interests.

We offer volunteer opportunities for individuals with a wide range of skills and experience, such as plant care, grounds maintenance, event assistance, or exhibit docent. Volunteer animal care positions are normally reserved for students and interns with prior animal experience, and require extensive training. 


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To begin volunteering at Sylvan Heights Bird Park, please contact (252) 826-3186 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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