Become a Volunteer today!!!!

The Lost Island Nature Center has numerous opportunities for anyone that wants to volunteer. Call the nature center at (712)837-4866 to inquire about becoming a volunteer.

Volunteer Programs:

Volunteer Host:

The nature center is open every Saturday & Sunday from 1 – 4 pm. Our weekend hosts greets the public, answers the phone and will have gift shop sales. A volunteer newsletter is sent out quarterly with recent updates and happenings at the nature center.

Volunteer to care for and weed gardens:

From April through October, anyone interested in gardening and taking care of the butterfly garden.

Current Volunteers:
Hans & Gwenna Appel, Curlew
Helen Augustine, Emmetsburg
Ron Brockmeyer, Ruthven
Myram Tunnicliff, Emmetsburg
Lois Neary, Emmetsburg
Jacki Ellingrod, Emmetsburg
Irene Goff, Emmetsburg
Bev Hayden, Emmetsburg
Heather Penney, Ruthven
Jim & Karen Sewell, West Bend
Mary Lou Morrison, Emmetsburg
Bev Norland, Emmetsburg
Sally Nyborg, Ruthven
Marcie Frevert, Emmetsburg
Jeriene Sleper, Titonka
Julie Egeberg, Spencer
Burt & Arlene Varcoe, Emmetsburg
Mike Engelmann, Spencer
Gary Klepper, Emmetsburg
Gene & Della Twait, Cylinder
Bill & Sharon Whiting, Ruthven
Marie Gilman, Emmetsburg
Phil & Ann Stillman, Emmetsburg
Julie Nelson, Ruthven
Marv & Eileen Thiesse, Emmetsburg
Pearl White, Emmetsburg
Joel & Maureen Horsley, Emmetsburg

Information Request Form:(need to program)
I am interested in volunteering to host on weekend at the nature center
I am interested in volunteering to help with the gardening at the nature center
I am interested in volunteering to help with special events


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