Lake Merritt Volunteering
There are many opportunities for volunteering at Lake Merritt, with groups or independently. Contact organizations directly using link. Some examples:
Gardens at Lake Merritt needs volunteers the first and third Saturday of each month, 9:30 - 12:30
Lake Merritt Institute needs lakeside clean up volunteers Tuesdays at 10:30 and Saturdays at 10 a.m..
Lake Merritt Weed Warriors need volunteers usually on the last Saturday of each month, 9 - 12.
Pollinator Posse and Bonsai Garden have openings for volunteers.
Children's Fairyland needs volunteers for special events.
Oakland Public Works Adopt-A-Spot has an incredible amount of volunteering possibilities in the lake area and beyond. Earth Day volunteer activities April 21.
Volunteer Calendar below