Volunteers are needed all year round for after-school programs, summer programs such as camps, and special events. Volunteers are needed to assist with children’s games, crafts, face painting and nature hikes.

Download Application. For more information, call 908-789-3670



Trailside Nature & Science Center Annual Special Events and Programs

  • Wild Earth Fest – April
  • Summer Camps – July-August
  • Harvest Festival – September
  • Rock, Gem and Mineral Show – November
  • Nature Craft Show – December


Benefits of Volunteering at Trailside

  • Hands-on experience with children and the outdoors
  • Meeting lots of new people
  • Gaining knowledge of trees, plants and animals
  • Working outdoors in a natural environment
  • Great for college applications and resumes