April is National Volunteer Month!

Give back on your next trip to the San Juans


April & May 2018 Volunteer Opportunities, Specials & Events

There are many ways you can enjoy a weekend away to meet like-minded locals, learn, contribute and help preserve our beautiful islands. Earth Day is Friday, April 22nd, and in the San Juan Islands you can find lots of ways to get involved with beach cleanup projects, nature walks, lectures and more throughout the month.

Check out our Spring Break Packages for lodging and dining specials.

Lopez Island Volunteer Opportunities

•  Beach Hike & Cleanup, March 

Great Islands Cleanup, April 22

•  Lopez Lamb, Wool & Goat Festival, May 

• Procession of the Species Celebration, April 

Orcas Island Volunteer Opportunities

• Moran State Park Annual Clean-up, April 

Great Islands Cleanup, April 22

•  Earth Day Open House at Orcasong Farm, April 

• YMCA Camp Orkila Volunteer Work Weekend, May 

San Juan Island Volunteer Opportunities

•  San Juan Historical Museum - Volunteer Opportunities Abound, April  - May 

•  San Juan Island Farmers' Market - Volunteer at the San Juan Island Farmers Market, April  - May 

•  San Juan Preservation Trust Work Parties, April 

•  The Whale Museum - The Whale Museum Volunteer Open House, April 

Great Islands Cleanup, April 22

Nature and Stewardship Events

•  Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center Annual Open House, March 31

•  Bio-Char Weekend Workshop, April 

•  Island Grown/Islands Made - Green Drinks Birthday Party & Earth Day Celebration, April 

•  Orcas Center - Climate Monologues, April 

Tour de Lopez, Lopez Island April 28

• Orcas Island Bird & Wildlife Festival, Orcas Island, May 

•  Biochar 101: Making Biochar from Woody Biomass, May 

• YMCA Camp Orkila - Volunteer Work Weekend, Orcas Island, May 

•  Friday Harbor Laboratories Open House, May 12