Farm Camp Junior Staff

Application Procedure

Please send a cover letter, resume and relevant writing sample to Hayley Reitman at education@farmdiscovery.org


Special Pollinate Farm Feast

Volunteer Opportunities

Auctioneer/Emcee: 6pm-8pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Auction Committee (6): Now through September 30, 2017
Auction Set-up (4): 10am-1pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Auction Check out (4): 6:30-8:30, Saturday September 23, 2017
Auction Spotter (5):7:30-8:30, Saturday September 23, 2017
Service Captain: 1pm-10pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Servers Shift 1 (6): 3pm-7pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Servers Shift 2 (6): 6pm-10pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Welcome Committee(6): 12pm-5pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Set up Shift 1 (4): 10am-1pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Set up Shift 2 (4): 1pm-4pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Bartender: 3pm-8:30pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Beverage Captain: 1pm-10pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Event Photographer: 1:30pm-8pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Photo booth Host/Photographer: 3:30pm-6:30pm, Saturday September 23, 2017
Parking attendants (3): 3:00pm-5:30pm, Saturday September 23, 2017

For interest in our Farm Feast volunteer positions call or e-mail
Alyssa, Administrative Assistant: Admin@FarmDiscovery.org or call 831-728-2032

Volunteer Opportunities

volunteermatchlogoFor interest in our volunteer positions call or e-mail a resume to
Hayley, Education Coordinator: Education@FarmDiscovery.org or call 831-728-2032
or sign up through the VolunteerMatch

Program Docent

Program Docents help lead farm tours especially for large groups of students. Docents receive training to lead all of our field trip activity stations and learn tips and tricks for educating kids in an outdoor setting. During a field trip docents are either responsible for running one station four times with 12-15 kids, or all four stations with the same 12-15 kids all morning. Field trips are currently offered on Monday and Friday Mornings September through Thanksgiving and April through the end of the school year.

Garden Docent

Garden Docents help maintain our 1/3 acre Discovery Garden and surrounding Discovery Fields. With help and training from our staff, docents prepare beds, plant, harvest, propagate, mulch paths, and occasionally work with students in our educational spaces. Garden Docents are also welcome to join training sessions for Program Docents to learn our activities and outdoor education tips and tricks.

Event Docent

Event Docents act as ambassadors of our farm, lead learning stations, collect parking fees, set-up and clean-up during our 4 annual community events in March, June, September, and October.


Photographs are an important tool for telling our story. We need photographers to take photos of our farm tours and events. The subject matter is inspiring and easy to make look good.  Who doesn’t love babies in vegetable patches, farm animals and glorious natural landscapes? We would welcome as many volunteers as are interested in helping us record our achievements.