A variety of volunteer opportunities exist at our administrative office at Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary. For more information, please contact Juanita Perkins, telephone 713-932-1639.
The Audubon Docent Guild is a group of volunteers who lead environmental and conservation programs at Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary. Docents lead guided tours of the Sanctuary, weekly nature story hours for preschoolers, nature festivals, scout workshops, children's nature-theme birthday parties, night-time owl prowls, summer nature camps and science outreach programs in school classrooms and public libraries. Docents also assist Houston Audubon' s conservation programs including the Tuesday Trail Crew, ELMNS Work Days, Team TLC Cabin Crew, the Houston Audubon annual gala, and other restoration efforts and special events. Volunteer schedules are flexible and involve both weekday and weekend opportunities for exploring nature with Houston's kids. Call Docent Programs Coordinator, Bethany Foshee, at email@example.com for more information. We'd love to have you join our group!
ELM Work Days
Join us at Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary on the 4th Saturday of each month for a morning of gardening and sanctuary maintenance. We work 8:30 AM - Noon. Activities include trail maintenance, filling bird feeders and baths, litter pick-up, native gardening, and invasive species removal. It's a great way to enjoy the outdoors and meet like-minded friends! Bring water, sunscreen, bug repellant & gloves/clippers if you have them. Wear closed-toe shoes & long sleeves. Bring sack lunch if desired. Minimum age is 16 yrs. All volunteers must pre-register by the Wednesday before work day with Flo Hannah at firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 713-932-1639.
Tuesday Trail Crew
The Tuesday trail crew at Edith L. Moore Nature Sanctuary meets from 9 AM until noon every Tuesday year-round. Trail crew projects include everything under the sun, including boardwalk construction and maintenance, trail trimming and privet/ligustrum removal. Please contact Flo Hannah, telephone 713-932-1639 to sign up.