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Get hands-on in your community! We welcome volunteers of all backgrounds and skill sets who share their time and talents with us.

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Hone your pre-professional skills and develop alongside community leaders! If you're excited about 1:1 professional mentorship and contributing to life-changing work, this is for you!

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High School Advisory Council

Be a leader in your community! We're seeking high school students to help discover and support the future of the museum.

What we're up to...

Investigate SPACE in November!

October 30, 2021

Need something to do in Ashland this fall? ScienceWorks is investigating space this November! Join us all month long to make your own rover, become a crater creator, and more! Not to miss is our James Webb Space Telescope event happening Nov. 13 and 14 at the museum. We’ll be offering exciting one-weekend-only programs…come check…

Introducing: the Southern Oregon Volunteer Coordinators’ Council

October 13, 2021

Introducing: The Southern Oregon Volunteer Coordinators’ Council. This group of volunteer coordination and community engagement professionals from the Rogue Valley area is always seeking new members! This professional development network meets monthly to connect about and improve upon all things community engagement.

Join Our Community

Who We Are: The ScienceWorks mission is to be a champion of science—inspiring curiosity, wonder, and exploration through engaging interactive experiences.

What We Do: Serving nearly 1 million visitors from Southern Oregon, Northern California, and beyond, ScienceWorks is a dynamic leader and valued community resource. Our teams are excited to engage with the public, share demo's through outreach, facilitate NGSS-aligned activities, and teach STEM concepts through all we do.

Perks: We're proud to provide an engaging community for our volunteers, including invitations to special recognition events and focusing on individualized developmental experiences. Volunteers who serve 40+ hours are eligible for a free membership. Special swag is also on the way!

SOU Students: Need practicum hours? Partner with us! We have recent SOU graduates on staff who uniquely understand your needs (including the paperwork needed!). We continually look forward to hosting practicums and internships. Not sure if we'll be the right fit? Contact us! We love working with passionate students to create individualized, memorable, and meaningful experiences.

High School Students: Have required community service hours? Complete them at ScienceWorks! Start anytime during the academic year, or join us for a special summer camp volunteering program! Want to spend your time practicing a specific skill or gaining new ones? We have your back!

Already a Volunteer?

 Access the Volgistics Volunteer Portal here!
Check your schedule, sign up for shifts, and more.

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