Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park Seeks Local Volunteers

A park volunteer speaks to visitors outside the Texas White House.

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News Release Date: May 26, 2018

Contact: Terry Sentell, (830) 868-7128 ext. 231

Do you enjoy meeting people from around the world? Do you love history? Are you a fan of national parks? Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park seeks enthusiastic and dedicated local volunteers to join our team! Volunteer opportunities include:
  • Giving tours of President Johnson’s Boyhood Home in Johnson City.
  • Giving tours of the Texas White House at the LBJ Ranch near Stonewall.
  • Providing park information at the Johnson City visitor center and completing purchases in the Western National Parks Association sales outlet.
  • Conducting maintenance work at the Johnson City location of the park.
  • Conducting maintenance work at the LBJ Ranch.
  • Assisting the curatorial staff.
  • Assisting the ranching staff.
  • Assisting with educational or special events.
Volunteers should be able to work a minimum of 32 hours per month. Schedules can be flexible and will be worked out with the volunteer coordinator and the division supervisor. Training will be provided. Contact our volunteer coordinator, Terry Sentell at (830) 868-7128 ext. 231 or at terry_sentell@nps.gov for more information.

More than 315,000 volunteers contributed their valuable service to national parks across the country in 2017. While providing valuable assistance to parks, volunteers receive training, build their resumes, and give back in a meaningful way to their communities and public lands. “Volunteering in a national park is a great way to meet people and a wonderful means of public service,” said Dave Schafer, chief of interpretation and resource management. “We look forward to adding more local volunteers to our park team.”

Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park is open seven days a week from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. For more information on park activities call 830-868-7128, ext. 231 or 244, and visit www.nps.gov/lyjo and www.facebook.com/LBJohnsonNPS.

About the National Park Service: More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America’s 417 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Visit us at www.nps.gov, on Facebook www.facebook.com/nationalparkservice, Twitter www.twitter.com/natlparkservice, and YouTube www.youtube.com/nationalparkservice.

 



Last updated: May 31, 2018

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Johnson City, TX 78636

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