|Docent, Sue Feyrer, with over 2500 hours||Docent, Raleigh Sheffield, with over 1500 Park hours|
What? Start by attending classes in desert ecology, geology, and interpretive techniques, as well as archaeology, native peoples and the history and mission of Tohono Chul Park. Upon graduation, service opportunities range from on-site tours to community outreach.
When? Wednesdays from 9am-4pm beginning the first week in October and lasting 18 weeks.
Why? So that visitors to the Park leave enriched by a greater understanding and appreciation of what it means to live with the desert.
How? Applications are now being accepted for the 2012-2013 Docent Class beginning on October 3th. The class meets Wednesdays from 9am to 4pm. Docents in training are expected to attend every class, and cannot miss more than two classes.
Prospective Docent Coffee, Wednesday, September 12 at 10am – To learn more about becoming a docent please join us for the Prospective Docent Coffee where coffee and treats will be served. To attend, RSVP Heather Quinney at 520.742.6455 ext. 235 or HeatherQuinney@tohonochulpark.org.
Already know you are interested? Fill out an application and mail to:
Tohono Chul Park
7366 N Paseo del Norte
Tucson, AZ 85704
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