Thursday, January 17, 2013
Roxborough State Park (CO) Recruits Volunteer Naturalists for 2013
ROXBOROUGH, Colo. - Become a Volunteer Naturalist for Roxborough State Park and enjoy the unique beauty of the park as you share it with others. Anyone interested in becoming a Volunteer Naturalist is invited to attend our Prospective Volunteer Open House being held at Roxborough State Park on Thursday, Feb. 6 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. For more information and to register, please call the park at 303-973-3959. Training will begin in April.
Volunteers receive a comprehensive four-week training course, periodic brush-ups, and a State Parks Annual Pass after 48 service hours within a calendar year. Prospective volunteers must be at least 18 years old, enjoy working with children and enjoy being in the outdoors. The Park has a special need for volunteers that are available Tuesday through Saturday to work with school and Scout groups. This is your opportunity to become a valued Volunteer Naturalist for Roxborough State Park. Trainings are only held once every few years, so don't miss this opportunity.
Roxborough State Park is a treasured resource and home to a unique diversity of plants and animals. The Park is designated a State Natural Area and National Natural Landmark. Roxborough is a day use-hiking park. Please leave your pets and bikes at home.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife manages 42 state parks, more than 300 state wildlife areas, all of Colorado's wildlife, and a variety of outdoor recreation. For more information go to www.cpw.state.co.us