Your actions make our good work possible in the Baltimore community. Learn how you can support positive environmental education efforts by signing up to be a volunteer! If you have any questions or you'd like to propose a new project, send an email to our Volunteer Coordinator at cmnc.volunteers@baltimorecity.gov.

How to register as a Carrie Murray Nature Center Volunteer:

1. Read through the volunteer position descriptions below.

2. Fill out a Volunteer Interest Form.

3. We will contact you to set up an interview time.

Volunteer Naturalist & Field Trip Guide

Learn more about the natural history of the park and lead school field trips for children.

Wild Haven Forest Preschool Interns

Early childhood majors are encouraged to apply for semester or school-year commitments.


Send emails, make phone calls, schedule events, and greet visitors to the Nature Center.

Summer Camp Counselor

Love teaching and playing with kids? Our Summer Camp is the perfect opportunity to do just that!

Animal Care Volunteer

Provide care and enrichment for our animal ambassadors, including reptiles, amphibians, and birds.

CMNC Ambassador

Share CMNC events and volunteer needs at environmental gatherings around the Baltimore community.

Trail Restoration

& Gardening

Help maintain the trails and gardens in Gwynns Falls Leakin Park.

Mother Nature Storyteller

Lead monthly story time to introduce the wonders of nature to local children and families.

Graphic Design

Get creative and design engaging marketing materials to promote events digitally.

Carrie Murray Nature Center

1901 Ridgetop Road, Baltimore, MD 21207

Questions: info.cmnc@baltimorecity.gov

Carrie Murray Nature Center is operated by Baltimore City Recreation and Parks (BCRP)
Thank you to the Mayor and the Baltimore City Council for supporting BCRP!

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