Effective April 8, 2021, the Provincial government has declared a state of emergency and issued a province-wide stay-at-home order.

Services and hours listed on this page may be impacted in response to increased restrictions. Please contact organizations and programs listed here prior to visiting in person in order to receive the most up to date information on services.

Royal Botanical Gardens

Site: Burlington

Service: Volunteer Services

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
David Braley and Nancy Gordon Rock Garden, RBG Centre and Hendrie Park will be temporarily closed until further notice 
* RBG trails and trailhead parking, and the Arboretum remain open 
* see here for up-to-date information
Contact Information
Office Phone Volunteer Office 905-527-1158 ext 517;  
RBG main phone 905-527-1158
E-Mail volunteer@rbg.ca
Website www.rbg.ca/volunteer
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Royal-Botanical-Gardens/140038459379746
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/rbgcanada
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RBGCanada#
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/royalbotanicalgarden
Volunteer Coordinator Lexi Van Harten, Volunteer Program Manager; Phone: 905-527-1158 ext 520; Email: lvanharten@rbg.ca
Contact Form https://www.rbg.ca/volunteer/#contact
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 
 
David Braley and Nancy Gordon Rock Garden, RBG Centre and Hendrie Park will be temporarily closed until further notice 
* RBG trails and trailhead parking, and the Arboretum remain open 
* see here for up-to-date information 
 
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Various volunteer opportunities including: gardening * garden shop * library * summer camp * conservation projects * garden & trail ambassadors * children’s programming * tour guides * visitor information desk * special events 
 
Volunteers work alongside experienced and welcoming staff, students and volunteers; learn from speakers with expertise in the Natural World; and make a tangible difference in the RBG community 
 
Docent program provides speakers and visual presentations to groups on Royal Botanical Gardens (history, purpose, structure and lands maintained)
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Burlington - and surrounding area
Eligibility High school aged and older
Application Apply online
Languages English
Fees None - membership not required
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
680 Plains Rd W
Burlington, ON L7T 4H4
 
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Intersection York Blvd and Plains Rd W
Mailing Address PO Box 399 
Hamilton, ON L8N 3H8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Volunteer Opportunities

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