Volunteer Opportunities

Address: 1510 Wagner Road Glenview, IL 60026 Office Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9 am-5 pm Sun.: 9 am-3 pm
Phone: (847) 657-1506

Lend a Hand: Become a Volunteer!

Wagner Farm Volunteer Opportunities

Take part in preserving our rural heritage by volunteering at Historic Wagner Farm! Volunteers are integral to the fulfillment of our mission and our ability to serve visitors and the local community. As a volunteer, you will engage in meaningful work and activities, learn new skills, and grow personally and professionally. Please note: Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age, and volunteers who work around livestock or at the Glenview Farmers Market must be at least 18 years of age. OpportunitiesWagner Volunteer Photo-8-13-web Long-and short-term opportunities are available in a variety of areas such as:

  • Visitor services
  • Livestock interpretation
  • Farmhouse interpretation
  • Glenview Farmers Market
  • Special events support

Benefits All active volunteers are eligible for the following benefits:

  • On-going training and enrichment
  • Special staff/volunteer events and field trips
  • Museum gift shop discount
  • Annual volunteer recognition event

To Apply To apply, complete an application online at www.applitrack.com/glenviewparks/onlineapp or fill one out on your next visit to the farm. For more information or if you would like to attend a meeting, contact Christine Shiel, Volunteer Coordinator, at 847-657-1506 or Christine.Shiel@glenviewparks.org.

Wagner Farm Volunteer Coordinator

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Christine Shiel Volunteer Coordinator (847) 657-1506