Volunteer with New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and become a Parks Star!

We are recruiting Parks Stars to help keep our parks beautiful, to help with special events and for special projects!  If you are interested in volunteering with us, fill out the form below or contact Jodi Rich at (910) 798-7629 or jorich@nhcgov.com.

Current Opportunities

  • Volunteer Work Day at Veterans Park:  Thursday, November 2nd  8am-12pm
    Join Parks & Gardens staff for a work day at Veterans Park!  We will be installing mulch and making landscape improvements. All tools will be provided- just bring your own gloves.  We will meet at the Veterans Park flag pole at 7:45am.
  • Trash Mob:  Saturday, January 13th  9-11am
    Do you want to help keep New Hanover County beautiful? Then join us for our quarterly litter clean-ups on Harris Road. Clean-ups are scheduled for the 2nd Saturday of January, March, June and September from 9-11am.  Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age and can participate as an individual or group.  We will provide all the necessary supplies- bags, gloves, safety vests and pickers.  We will park and meet at Parkwood Park, 4827 Canetuck Rd, Wilmington 28411, at 8:45am.