Community Programs



Come join your neighbors to help maintain and beautify our park facilities. Under the direction of the Horticulturalist and park staff, volunteers will perform a variety of gardening tasks, such as planting, weeding, trimming, pruning, deadheading, etc. throughout Des Peres’ park system.  Participants are asked to make a commitment to volunteer (at least) one day a week, Tuesday through Thursday, from 8 - 11 a.m.  All gardening tools and instructions provided. This volunteer opportunity is open from March through November for individuals 18 years of age and older. For more information, register for a day/time or email  
Cost: FREE
Ages: 18 and older
Volunteer Days:
#9349  Tuesday, 8 - 11 a.m.
#9351  Wednesday, 8 – 11 a.m.
#9352  Thursday, 8 – 11 a.m. (not meeting on 11/11/20)
Session: March 2 – November 25, 2020
Instructor: Tina James
Location: Meet in The Lodge Lobby

Interested volunteers should register for the specific days they are interested in (by clicking the numbers above) and also complete the volunteer application.
James, Christina