Volunteer to Play!
Volunteers are a critical part of the DISCOVERY Children’s Museum’s ability to provide the community with a quality experience at the museum. DISCOVERY Children’s Museum is always looking for energetic and enthusiastic people who are searching for a unique and fun work environment. Whether you are a high school student looking to complete community service hours for school credit and gain work experience or an adult looking for a valuable way to spend some free time, we welcome you!
We have opportunities available for both high school students (ages 14-18) and adults. The following is a brief description of each program:
Teen Volunteers are individuals ages 14-18 who are interested in gaining community service hours or work experience by supporting the museum. There are a variety of roles available:
Click here for more information on the Teen Volunteer Program.
YouthWorks is a program designed for at-risk, high school students, ages 14-17 years old attending Title 1 institutions. This program affords teens with a chance to gain educational enrichment, learn new skills and start an employment portfolio, while developing personal and professional growth experiences.
Click here for more information on YouthWorks.
Adult Volunteers are individuals 18 years and older who are interested in supporting the museum by giving their time. There are a variety of roles available.
Click here for more information on the Adult Volunteer Program.
BECOME A DCM VIP!
Our volunteers are priceless!! They add value to our guests experience, bring new ideas, and connect the DCM to the larger Southern Nevada community. The success and sustainability of your volunteer program will depend on your ability to retain and celebrate volunteers and maintain momentum for your project. At the DCM we pride ourselves on recognizing the hard work and commitment that volunteers make to our facilities each week. As volunteers accumulate hours they become eligible to receive a number of different DCM awards.
25 Completed Volunteer Hours: 10% Off Next Membership/Retail Purchase
50 Completed Volunteer Hours: 20% Off Next Membership/Retail Purchase
100 Completed Volunteer Hours: 1 Complimentary Admissions Pass
150 Completed Volunteer Hours: 2 Complimentary Admissions Passes
200 Completed Volunteer Hours: Free Family 3 Membership
Click here to enter the Volunteer Portal.