F. O. D. Volunteers

Friends of the Domes Volunteers

Thank You!

Thank you for being a Friends of the Domes volunteer at the Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory. We simply couldn’t fulfill our mission without you!

Volunteer Orientation

General Opportunities

Friends Of The Domes Office
  • Assist with membership mailings
  • Once a month phone calls for membership retention (can be done from home)

Education Center

  • Weekend Education Center Leader
    On weekends facilitate an exciting and engaging hands-on education space for Domes visitors.
  • Pop Up Discovery Stations
    Join us on Free First Thursdays.  Lead an activity for the Domes' visiting children, adults, and families.  Plant seeds, get a hands-on look at some of our plant collection, learn about seed dispersal, and more.
  • Field Trip Volunteer
    Assist our Educator during school, scout, and youth field trips.
  • Adult and Family Workshops
    Assist or facilitate select workshops
  • Take photos at FOD events for website and promotional purposes.

To volunteer for any of these events or positions, or for more information, please sign up on this page or contact FOD Volunteer Coordinator, Carrie Kelroy: carriekelroy.fod@milwaukeedomes.org

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Event Volunteers

  • Name / Email Adress

    Name* (First, MI, Last)


    Event Selection

    Hearts Under Glass

    SUNDAY, FEB. 13, 2022 - 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Volunteer Needs: - Set Up, Admission Booth, Vendor Hospitality, FOD Table

    Select Shift:
     Shift: 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm

    Art in the Green

    APRIL 22, 23, 24, 2022 - FRIDAY 12:00 - 8:00 PM, SATURDAY 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, SUNDAY 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    Volunteer Needs: assist artists with set up on Friday (day prior to Art Fest), Admissions Booths, Vendor Hospitality, FOD Table

    Select Shift:
    FRIDAY (Set Up)
    Shift One: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Shift Two: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Shift One: 8:30 am - 12:15 pm

    Shift Two: 12:00 pm - 5:15 pm

    Shift One: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Shift Two: 11:45 am - 4:30 pm

    Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration

    FRIDAY,OCTOBER 27, 2022, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Volunteer Needs: set up, decorating the Domes, stuff candy bags, admission booths, crowd control, greeters to hand out candy bags, vendor hospitality, take down

    Select Shift:
    THURSDAY (Set Up, Decorating)
    Shift: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Shift One: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm (Set Up, Decorating)

    Shift Two: 5:15- 9:30 pm (Assist at Event)

    New Year’s Eve Family Celebration

    SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2022 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Volunteer Needs: admission booths, greeters to hand out party favors, crowd control, vendor hospitality, FOD Table

    Select Shift:
    Shift: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm


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