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Lake Katherine
In every walk with Nature one receives far more than he seeks.
- JOHN MUIR


Upcoming Service Opportunities

Public Work Days

Saturday, August 5th
Saturday, September 30th
Saturday, October 28th
9:00am - 12:00pm
We'll be working on various ecological restoration projects. Dress for the weather and be prepared to get dirty. We'll supply the tools you need, but some people prefer to bring their own gloves. Please bring a refillable water bottle and, if needed, sunscreen and insect repellant. All volunteers must complete a Day Waiver form to participate. If you have any questions, please call us at 708-361-1873.

Opportunities for Current High School Students

These opportunities are specifically for high school students who are looking for service learning hours. If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please contact Marian at 708-361-1873 for more information.

Camp Counselor

Are you great with kids? Love the outdoors? Have an energetic personality? Then we have the perfect service opportunity for you. Volunteers can sign up to help with one or more weeks of camp. Camp counselors work from 9:30am to 2:30pm each day.

Camp Dates:
July 10 - 14
July 17 - 21
July 24 - 28
July 31 - August 4
August 7 - 11
August 14 - 18

Summer Program Volunteer

We are looking for high school volunteers to assist with our Summertime Fun education programs at Lake Katherine. If you enjoy working with children, this is a great way to gain experience while earning service hours for school.

Walking in the Waterfall
June 28 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
July 12 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
August 2 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm, 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Along the Shore
July 19 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm, 2:30pm to 4:30pm
August 9 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm, 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Tom Sawyer Style Fishing
August 30 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm, 2:30pm to 4:30pm



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