In accordance with the City of Calgary Vaccine Passport Bylaw 65M2021, visitors ages 12 and older must provide proof of vaccination, proof of a negative test result, or a medical exemption from vaccine letter to enter Bow Habitat Station.

For full details, check Bow Habitat Station’s COVID-19 Response page.

Volunteer

Volunteers play an important role in supporting programs and outreach events by enhancing our visitors’ experience. Our volunteer team works directly with visitors as well as behind the scenes to assist in achieving our vision of fostering an awareness, appreciation and understanding of Alberta's air, land, water and biodiversity.

Bow Habitat Station holds two volunteer Information and Recruitment sessions annually. Attendance at one of these hour-long sessions is mandatory for all prospective volunteers. Register for an upcoming session below to discover if joining our team is right for you!

Volunteer applications will be provided following attendance at one of these sessions.

Volunteer Positions

Volunteer Terms and Conditions

Before applying, make sure you review the following Terms and Conditions to ensure our volunteer program is the right fit for you.

Benefits

Learn new skills!

We do our best to set our volunteers up for success. Through formal training and on-the-job experiences, we strive to provide unique, fun and educational experiences.

Meet new people!

Our volunteers often work together to accomplish their goals. Meet like-minded people through the program and share your knowledge and skills with others on the team as well as with visitors.

Get recognized!

Our formal recognition program acknowledges the value of our volunteers’ contributions and dedication through hourly milestones and at volunteer-only events throughout the year.

Join Our Team

Please email bhs.volunteer@gov.ab.ca to learn more about volunteering with us, or register for an upcoming Information Session.

Note: As an important tool in our program's screening process, applicants will be asked to complete a Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Check. Applicants will also be required to attend an orientation session as well as mandatory training sessions relevant to their volunteer position(s).


Updated: May 10, 2021