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The lake County parks needs you!

For over 50 years volunteers have cleaned up parks, planted trees, pulled weeds, given life to programs, and given their time to make us better. Help continue this legacy and sign up to volunteer today!

Online application for volunteering

Those wishing to apply online may do so here.  Tell us a little about yourself, your interests, and availability and we'll work to connect you with the best park, program, and staff to find your perfect spot. 

Volunteer Call Out at Buckley Homestead

August 17 and 18 from Noon - 5 PM open house at Buckley Homestead

Love history? Historical interpreters help create a special experience for guests, while volunteer curators provide care for the park's artifacts. Plants and animals more your thing? Grounds, gardening, and livestock attendants are always in demand. Full of fun? Buckley's programs provide livelong memories thanks to volunteers.

Volunteer an idea

Have an idea or do you have a skill that might help Lake County Parks? Callthe main business office at 219-769-7275 or email us here!