Volunteer Opportunities

The Maynard Conservation Commission seeks help and support to continue its many activities. The Commission welcomes comments, input, questions, and any manner of assistance.

Listed below are current opportunities for assistance. Please take a look and see where you can help.

Type of ActivitySpecific ActivityWhat to do
Associate membershipJoin the Commission as a nonvoting member. Attend meetings; assist with projects; and learn about wetlands protection, land management, land acquisition, and public engagement.Email the Conservation Agent at kyoung@townofmaynard.net for more details.
Voluntary Trail KeepersEnjoy exploring Maynard’s outdoor places? Join the Trail Keepers and help maintain the Town’s trails! This group meets at a specific trail once or twice a month (weather depending) to walk, assess, and work on the trail.Email the Conservation Agent at kyoung@townofmaynard.net for more details.
Land StewardshipBecome a Land Steward of a specific parcel of conservation land in town.Email the Conservation Agent at kyoung@townofmaynard.net for more details.
Activities sponsored by other groupsHelp with the annual Assabet River cleanup organized by OARS, help with the annual Neighborhood Cleanup sponsored by the Maynard Community Gardeners, or help develop the Assabet River Rail Trail.Contact the sponsoring organization.
Start your own activityEmail the Conservation Agent at kyoung@townofmaynard.net for more details.