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Soos Creek Botanical Garden is a great place for volunteers to make a
contribution to the community, while forming new friendships, learning new skills, and having fun. You'll find rewarding choices to suit your interests, talents, and abilities.

We are looking for volunteers for Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, between 10am and 3pm. Here are some of the areas where you can help.

Garden Cam
Garden Maintenance
Do you have a need to weed or get
excited at the first buds of spring?
Working alongside our knowledgeable
staff to maintain the gardens may be
right for you. Raking leaves, pulling
weeds, pruning and building new
garden paths are some of the
activities our maintenance team
carries out.

Plant Propagation
Do you marvel at the potential in a
seed? Help propagate, grow and care
for plants, flowers and trees to which
are used to further enhance the
display gardens or sold for
fundraising. Help operate and
maintain the hoop house,
shade house and nursery facility.

Plant Sale Area
Maintain and prep for the Spring and
Fall Plant Sales, two very important
fund-raisers for the Garden.

Plant Research and Conservation
Identify, describe, and label plants for
the Garden database and the annual Plant Sales.

Docent (Tour Guide)
Learn how to conduct a tour. Stroll the beautiful Gardens with visitors and share the rich history of how it all began.

Heritage Center
The Heritage Center is devoted to the history of the early settlers of the 70 square mile area called the Soos Creek Plateau. Help maintain and grow this valuable community asset.

Marketing and Communication
Help get the word out! The Marketing and Public Relations Committee promotes the Garden and all of its related activities.

The Event Committee plans and executes all social and fundraising events for the Garden.

Volunteer Management
Help recruit and manage new volunteers and keep them informed
through monthly meetings and newsletters.

Build Team
Join our build team and help improve existing infrastructure or
take on new projects.

Check our Facebook page for loads of garden photos.
Phone: 253-639-0949

Soos Creek Botanical Garden
29308 132nd Ave. SE
Auburn, WA 98092

Propagation Lead

SCBG is seeking a motivated volunteer to lead our Propagation Department. This person should have adequate knowledge and experience in the care and maintenance of plants, knowledge of propagation techniques and protocols, and organizational skills to manage the hoop and shade houses. This person will work closely with the Plant Sale group and have a willingness to encourage, motivate and share knowledge with a group of eager volunteers.

If interested or have questions, please contact us:
Phone: 253-639-0949

Volunteer Lead Positions Available Now
Plant Sale Lead

SCBG is seeking a motivated volunteer to lead the Plant Sale Nursery and a twice yearly Plant Sales. This person will be responsible for overseeing the care and maintenance of the plant material, the upkeep of the plant sale nursery, and giving direction to other volunteers. Additional responsibilities would include working with the Plant Research Group and the Propagation Group. This person will prepare, organize and implement, along with other volunteers, the Garden's Spring and Fall Plant Sales.

If interested or have questions, please contact us:
Phone: 253-639-0949