Volunteers are critical to the ongoing success of LaunchPAD Children’s Museum!

LaunchPAD welcomes friendly volunteers, age 14 and older, who appreciate the power of play and enjoy interacting with children and families. LaunchPAD currently has both ongoing and special volunteer opportunities available. LaunchPAD is also a fun place for groups or organizations to volunteer together. Hours are available Tuesday-Sunday during museum hours.  

Launchpad offers a volunteer incentive program! Volunteer 24 hours in a calendar year and receive a $25 Scheels gift card! Volunteer 100 hours in a calendar year and get a free membership to LaunchPAD for yourself or to give to someone!

On-Going Volunteer Opportunities:

Exhibit Floor: Reset exhibits and help clean up exhibit area.

Time & Talents: Choose period of time during business hours to share your special talent with our visitors. (Ex. Singing, dancing, juggling, storytelling, play instrument, craft, etc.)

Playologist: Engage with guests, help with crafts and other various activities, and help facilitate meaningful play-based learning.

Birthday Buddy:  Help children celebrate their birthdays at LaunchPAD by assisting our staff as an enthusiastic host/hostess. Greet guests, serve food/drink, help with games/craft, and clean-up.

Special Event Volunteer Opportunities:

Holiday Festivals: Help LaunchPAD celebrate special events, such as LightUp LaunchPAD, free to public days, Halloween, and other special events as they come up. 

Who Can Volunteer:

  •            Volunteers age fourteen and older.
  •            Volunteers must complete an application and background check.
  •            School-appointed community service hours are gladly accepted.
  •            Groups, organizations, and families welcome.

If there are certain shifts that will work better than others, please make a note of this when sending in your application. 

*Please fill out application completely and E-mail to: volunteer@launchpadmuseum.com

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