My Big Backyard Maintenance

(Cancelled) was Thursday, June 25th to Friday, July 31st, 2020
This event has been cancelled.


Are you looking for some socially distanced volunteer work? Look no further! Our Children's Garden has been closed to the public since March and is in need of some real LOVE!

The Memphis Botanic Garden is looking for a few volunteers to help with general maintenance tasks such as:
-Pressure washing
-Wiping down picnic tables and outdoor areas
-Shoveling dirt

If this sounds like something you are able to help us with, please register and we will reach out to schedule a day and time!
Organizer will approve registrants
Age Limit
18 and up
Requirement Details
Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
-Verified volunteer hours
Parking Details
Please park in the Main Lot and come into the Visitors Center. Let the Front Desk know you are here to volunteer.
Sustainable Development Goals
2 Positions Filled | 2 Impacts | 4 Hours