Volunteer Opportunities

If you enjoy the outdoors and want to make a difference in our Parks, then we need you as an Ada Parks Volunteer! Many opportunities are available to fit your schedule and interests. Individuals, groups and organizations are all welcome.

Please email:

Mark Fitzpatrick or call 616-676-0520 during business hours for details about upcoming projects or to be added to our email list. We hope that you'll join our amazing team of volunteers!

Volunteer benefits include community volunteer credit, Master Gardener or Master Naturalist credit, good refreshments and lots of fun.

Fall Volunteer Stewardship events include:

Stewardship Work Days -

     Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon on Sept. 12, 19, 26, Oct., 3 ,10, 17, 24, 31

     Saturdays 9:30 a.m. - 12 noon on Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 4

River Clean-Up Day - Saturday Sept. 16, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Volunteers in Action!

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Summer Youth Program Volunteers needed!

If you like to be outside and enjoy working with kids, then sign up now to volunteer with the Ada Parks Summer Youth Programs! Volunteers help with games, crafts, sports, nature hikes, and supervision of children ages 3-13 who are participating in half-day or multi-day camp adventures.

You can volunteer for a day, a week, or more! Check out the 2017 Summer Youth Program schedule and send in your Volunteer Application Form today.