MLK day of service volunteersThe Wood County Park District is always looking for volunteers!

If you can share a few hours with us, we have a volunteer opportunity that is right for you.

Click here to read our Volunteer Mission Statement. Apply to be a volunteer with this Volunteer Application.

Read our Volunteer Handbook for more information and helpful references.

Types of Volunteer Opportunities

One-Time Opportunities: Help improve your parks and the environment by helping with an assortment of opportunities.  No experience is needed; everyone is welcome to help.  Click here to sign up for one-time volunteer programs.

Long Term: Adopt-A-Park, Adopt-A-Garden, and Adopt-A-Trail (portion of the Slippery Elm Trail) and more.  Please call (419) 353-1897 for more information about these great opportunities.

Group: Groups may sign up for one-time opportunities.  Stewardship volunteer programs can also be set up for Scouting Groups, Master Gardener service hours, or community groups.  Please contact Eric Scott, Stewardship Coordinator, at  or (419) 661-5113 for more information.

Volunteer Applications are required. Please download and print the form, or request a packet from volunteer services at the Park District Headquarters. (419) 353-1897

Volunteer Application

Volunteer Background Check – coming soon!

Individual Volunteer Time Sheet – for reoccurring volunteer activities. Please fill this out and submit when full, or at the end of each year.

Volunteer Program Timesheet

Volunteer Incentive Program

Information about the Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist program is coming soon.

For more information about our volunteer program, please call 419-353-1897.

If a background check is required for your service click below:

Volunteer Background Check

Visit our new Volunteer page and database. This online registration system will officially launch in January, 2019.