Acadia National Park and Schoodic Institute regularly seek volunteers. Consider joining this talented, dynamic team of staff and volunteers and make a lasting difference on the Schoodic District of Acadia National Park.
Regular open positions:
New volunteers needed! With four miles of new hiking trails and 8.5 miles of new biking paths, we need your help with their upkeep.
To help, call 207-288-1329 or 288-8716.
Visitor Information Assistant at the Schoodic Education and Research Center Gatehouse
- Three-hour shifts on occasion or on a regular basis throughout the summer
- Greet visitors and assist with information about the area
“Green Thumbed Volunteers” to help spruce up Schoodic Education and Research Center gardens
- Join friendly energetic people in a beautiful coastal outdoor environment and leave long lasting marks of beautification; gain experience landscaping with native plants
Schoodic Peninsula Shoreline Cleanup:
2017 dates to be determined.
Meet at the Frazer Point Picnic area at 9:30 am to sign in and receive a safety brief, trash bag(s), water, etc. Volunteers are asked to dress in layers, wear sturdy shoes, and bring insect repellent, a hat or sunscreen, and work gloves. Friends of Acadia will provide water to fill or refill personal water bottles, a light snack, and work gloves for those who do not have them. Please note this event will be canceled in case of inclement weather.
Ongoing Opportunities to Volunteer
- Education and outreach
- Special events, like Junior Ranger Day and Eek of Ecology
For more information about these or any volunteer interests, please contact ANP Schoodic Volunteer Coordinator at 288-1329 or 288-8716.
Thank you for donating your time and talents to Acadia National Park and Schoodic Institute!