Volunteer Opportunities

Whether you are creative, enjoy working with kids, want to be outdoors, or like to learn new things, come and see how you can use your unique talents and interests as a Park volunteer. It's a great way to give back to your community, meet new people, and help preserve Hamilton County's natural and cultural heritage for the enjoyment of this and future generations. Listed below are a few of the various volunteer opportunities the Hamilton County Parks Department offers.

Volunteer Opportunities

Use our online service to view and register for Volunteer Opportunities.

If you do not see any opportunities available on the above website, please call Steve Sneath at 317-774-2509.

Special Events

Come help out at our special events and have a blast! Our events include: the Cool Creek Concert Series, Migration Celebration, Maple Madness, Pioneer Fall Festival, Potter's Bridge Fall Festival, and Little Haunt on the Prairie.

Cool Creek Nature Center

Here's your chance to help with beautifying the grounds, caring for Nature Center wildlife friends, tending native plants in the greenhouse, cleaning, or educating others about nature.


Help clear trails, remove invasive plants or simply pick up trash. These serve as great family, group, and class volunteer projects!

Contact Us

For additional information about becoming a volunteer please contact Steve Sneath by email or call 317-774-2509.

We accept volunteers of all ages. Volunteers younger than 14 years old must be accompanied by a parent.