For all volunteer inquiries or questions. Please contact:


Chelsea Kincheloe 

Carson City Parks, Recreation & Open Space Volunteer Coordinator 


Volunteer Opportunities

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For the volunteer calendar with the upcoming 2019 activities and events, click here

One Time Volunteer Events: All are Open to the Public 

No available volunteer opportunities at this time. Please check back regularly for updates. 

Continuous Volunteer Needs: 


Cemetery Volunteers 

Individual (18+), family or group  Our historic cemeteries require general maintenance throughout the year. Our department needs assistance with grave site upkeep (i.e. general litter clean-up).   Parks  Our greatest needs are in the spring, summer and fall months. 
 The Carson City Weed Coalition   Individual (18+), family or group    Noxious weeds occur readily throughout our public spaces and parks. We are currently seeking interested groups to partner with our City's Weed Coalition Coordinator to help remove noxious weeds and learn about plants.   Parks and Open Space   Spring, Summer and Fall 


Volunteer Programs

Interpretive Guide Volunteers
Must be 18+years or older  Are you interested in environmental sciences, such as; wildlife biology, landscape ecology, wetland and river ecology and plant identification? then we would love for you to apply. Click here to apply
  Parks and Open Space
This program occurs year round with dates and programming to be determined.   
Adopt- A-Trail  Must be 18+years or older

We are currently seeking  groups to adopt a stretch of trail here in Carson City.

Click here to learn more about the program, trails for adoption & the application form. 

Parks and Open Space This program runs year round. 


Please Contact the Volunteer Coordinator: Chelsea Kincheloe @ or call 775.283.7711 if you have further questions.