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Adults (18+) can apply by submitting this application.
We will have our next adult orientations on

Saturday, May 30, 2015    10:00 a.m. to noon.

Saturday, August 29, 2015 10:00 a.m. to noon.


Current volunteers can login here.

Benefits of being a Lawrence Hall of Science Volunteer

  • Receive a 20% discount at The Discovery Corner Toy and Book Store
  • Earn an individual museum membership after 100 hours of service
  • Visit the Lawrence Hall of Science without paying general admission or show fees
  • Know that you helped excite a child's desire to learn math and science

What type of commitment do we ask?

  • 3–6 hours per month for a minimum of 60 hours (*core opportunities require 2 shifts and 6 hours per month)
  • Access to email communication
  • Regular and active participation in volunteershifts and activities

Interested yet? Submit this application and save the date for the next volunteer orientation.  Email or call Megan Gray Banes at (510) 664-9133.

Not yet an adult?

The Lawrence Hall of Science also has volunteer opportunities for teenagers at the beginning of every summer. Our teen volunteer program is currently full and we will be accepting new applications starting in April 2013.