JOBs: Mississippi Park Connection

Young People Working In Parks With the long-term goal of creating a park staff that is more representative of the diverse communities it serves, Mississippi Park Connection has several positions that provide experience in a variety of roles in the environmental sector. Help us find the best candidates by sharing these opportunities with your community. Visitor Services … Continue reading JOBs: Mississippi Park Connection

JOB: NPS Student Trainee Park Guide

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area is hiring two Student Trainee Park Guide positions. Park guides will help to provide interpretive services to visitors at Mississippi National River and Recreation Area. They will do this in three primary ways: park guides will staff the Mississippi River Visitor Center and Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam; they … Continue reading JOB: NPS Student Trainee Park Guide

Job: NPS Education Technician application open (Mississippi National River and Recreation Area)

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area is hiring a seasonal Education Technician (GS-1702-07). The Education Technician will present established education programs and assist with program development for K-12 school and youth groups in outdoor park locations and at local schools. Such programs are place-based and multi-disciplinary, using science, humanities, arts and active outdoor experiences to engage … Continue reading Job: NPS Education Technician application open (Mississippi National River and Recreation Area)

Job: Operations Director – Faribault

Job Description: Operations Director Reports to: Executive Director Qualifications / Education / Experience Bachelor’s Degree in financial management, accounting, human resources, or related field. Candidates with comparable combinations of education and experience may be considered. Experience in bookkeeping/accounting procedures, database management, nonprofit administrative, membership and fundraising operations, marketing/communications, and/or customer service serving people of all … Continue reading Job: Operations Director – Faribault

JOB: Park Ranger – Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area is hiring several seasonal Park Ranger (Interpretation) positions.  Duties will range throughout the park and perform a variety of interpretive services including: Staffing the Mississippi River Visitor Center, located in the Science Museum of Minnesota, downtown Saint Paul: Work involves interpreting the Mississippi River and the entire National Park … Continue reading JOB: Park Ranger – Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

Job Opening: K-12 Project Assistant

The Engagement in Science and Nature Program at the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology offers a wide range of projects, educational resources, and learning experiences for children through lifelong learners. We are hiring a K-12 Project Assistant to support curriculum development and professional development initiatives for educators. This is an entry-level position in Ithaca, and our … Continue reading Job Opening: K-12 Project Assistant

Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – Jan. 2020

River Bend Rapids January 2020 A quick look at what's going on at River Bend Nature Center REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE MAPLE SYRUP FUN RUN Registration is now open for the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Breakfast on May 2, 2020. Commit early to your new year's resolution of running a 1 mile, 5K, 10K, … Continue reading Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – Jan. 2020

Mushroom Presenter – Tamarac NWR – Oct. 6th

Lake Bemidji State Park and a fellow park ranger is looking for a new presenter for a mushroom workshop on October 6th. The original person can no longer come. It will be at the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge near Detroit Lakes. The presenter will be paid and housing would be available. Could you please share … Continue reading Mushroom Presenter – Tamarac NWR – Oct. 6th

ADV:NESTING AND OVERWINTERING HABITAT FOR BEES – April 27th

Location: Maplewood Nature Center 2659 E. 7th Street Maplewood, MN 55119 Date: SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 1:00PM – 4:00PM --- $5/person (adults)a The availability of nesting habitat is a critical yet often over-looked factor impacting native bee populations.  Learn practical approaches to create and manage nesting and overwintering habitat features for bees, including dead wood, stems, … Continue reading ADV:NESTING AND OVERWINTERING HABITAT FOR BEES – April 27th

Yard and Garden News -UMN Extension

Become a Smarter Gardener in 2019: New Year's Resolutions Part 1: Every year, I make a a few resolutions - to move more, to visit my folks more often, to cut back on sugar. As a gardener, I like to set resolutions that don't include words like "renovate" or "reduce", but instead to broaden my … Continue reading Yard and Garden News -UMN Extension