Cultivate the Garden – for the Benefit of All

You don’t need a green thumb to be part of the Garden family! 

Volunteering at Tulsa Botanic Garden is a great way to expand your knowledge of the Garden, meet new people, give back to your community, and share your love of plants, nature, and gardening with others. 


Education – Support Education staff as a Garden Liaison through school and adult group facilitation.

Events – Contribute to the success of Tulsa Botanic Garden’s 150 annual programs and events, including:

  • Autumn in the Botanic Garden – October fall festival
  • Botanic Garden of Lights – holiday lighting display
  • Tulsa Botanic Blooms – spring tulip display


Guest Services – Serve as a Garden Ambassador, greeting and orienting visitors.

Horticulture – Keep the Garden blooming!
Our Garden Growers contribute to the Garden’s year-round beauty in a number of ways, including:

  • Bulb and Plant Removal
  • Mulching
  • Plant Deadheading
  • Watering
  • Weeding

 Group of volunteers posing in plant bed holding shovels and bin of harvested sweet potatoes


    • Special Access to Garden Horticulturists
    • Nature Education
    • Skill Growth
    • Social Enrichment
    • Joy from Giving Back to your Community
    • Time Spent in a Beautiful Setting
    • Additional Perks, including Event Tickets



Current Needs:

Green House Volunteers: Wednesdays, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Volunteers will assist greenhouse staff with organizing, potting and weeding plants in outdoor area. Closed toed/heeled shoes required.  Outdoors/full sun.  Must be 16+ years.

Click Here to sign up!

Please note: If temperatures are expected to be above 90 degrees, greenhouse volunteers will be canceled for that day.For groups of 10+ who want to visit on one day to make an impact, please contact volunteer@tulsabotanic.org. Thank you for your interest!

Also, visit our Membership and Development pages to learn about other ways to support the Garden.