Parks and Recreation is made better with volunteers like you! Groups and individuals are encourage to volunteer.
What Types of Opportunities are there?
Parks & Recreation needs volunteers to help maintain our gardens and arbor walk, helping with registration at events, sharing events with the public and more! Specific needs can be found at Bastrop County Connects Here.
Learn how to Volunteer:
Volunteer orientation days will be scheduled on the 2nd Saturday every month from 9:00AM – 12:00PM. Orientation will discuss volunteer opportunities, the incentive program, and how to complete different tasks in the parks.
Advance registration will be required to ensure adequate breakfast supplies are provided. Pre-Register Here.
National Parks & Recreation Month
July is National Parks & Recreation Month. City Council makes a proclamation for National Parks & Recreation Month, and during this time it would be appropriate to recognize our most enthusiastic volunteers, both individuals and groups. During the presentation the Mayor can hand them a certificate and photos can be taken for the newspaper.
July 2022 Recognition:
Debora Marzec – Number of Hours Volunteered
Brad Kilgore – Contribution to Parks Master Plan and Parks Board
Carlos Gandia – Contribution to Skate Night and Parks Board
Lucky Old Scoundrels – Halloween and Touch-A-Truck Participation
Ranch House Recovery – Every Other Month Workdays
VFW Volunteers – Participation in Catch and Release Fishing