Crafts and Games - Teens

Crafts & Games

Work with children to create unique bird-themed crafts or play a simple game during our special event weekends.

This position is monthly.

Days needed:  One Saturday or Sunday a month, occasional Monday holiday, August –May. Some evenings also available. 

Number of hours required: 5 hours per month

Specific time/ shift  required:   10:30 am – 3:30 pm


Volunteer Responsibilities:

Volunteers work in pairs with children of all ages to create the craft designed and prepared by the National Aviary.

Volunteer may run a children’s game like Simon Says or our Eggstravaganza Egg Matching game.


Must be able to use scissors, glue stick, tempera paint, paper punches etc.

Must enjoy working with children, have good interpersonal and communication skills.


Be at least 15 years old.

Submit an online application.

Participate in a 20-30 minute interview.

Have reliable and convenient internet access.

Enjoy interacting with the general public.

Attend new Volunteer Orientation.

Commit to a minimum of 35 hours of service annually.

For more information, contact Tammy Arnold: 412-258-9455 or