Zoo Docents are the Zoo’s
volunteer educators. Docents help organize special events, assist in
our education program and interact with our public on all aspects of
animal and environmental issues. Docents can become involved in some
aspects of animal care.To become a Zoo Docent, volunteers must be a Zoo
Friend or a Zoo Gardener in good standing and complete Docent classes.
Please call the volunteer office at 203-330-6046.
Interns assist our staff while
learning valuable life lessons about their possible career choices.
Internships are available in animal care, vet tech, education,
horticulture and administration. While there is no stipend, students
may work for credit. Prospective interns must be at least 18 years of
age and be at least a second semester senior in high school, a college
undergraduate, or graduate student, or within one year after
graduation. Schedules are flexible and available year-round. There is
an interview, application and training process. Please call our
Volunteer Office at 203-330-6046 for more information.
1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport, CT. 06610-1646
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