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Share your love of art and nature.

The Robert Bateman Centre is seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our dedicated team of volunteers who  This is a wonderful opportunity to connect with other like-minded people and to introduce others to the inspirational world of Robert Bateman.

Please consider joining us if you are looking to be a part of an organization that:
  • Believes the visitor experience is paramount
  • Fosters respect for the natural world in which we live
  • Stands for creativity, innovation and ongoing learning
  • Listens and contributes to our communities
  • Is committed to the highest professional and ethical standards

We have several opportunities where you can contribute – or get in touch and tell us what you had in mind!
  • Docents lend their acquired knowledge of Robert Bateman, his art, and his inspirations to visitors to the Robert Bateman Centre.
  • Shop volunteers introduce our customers to a wide array of locally made work from a very talented pool of artists.
  • Public programming volunteers assist our staff in the planning and execution of our many public programs geared to fostering a love of nature.

What type of training does a volunteer need?

None. Bring your enthusiasm and will we work together for training.