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Volunteer Opportunities at Clovis Botanical Garden

Volunteer with Clovis Botanical Garden - Get Involved!

Volunteer experiences are available for virtually every interest and experience level. One day group projects or weekend special events are perfect if you have limited time or are just starting out.

Greeters are volunteers who welcome visitors and staff the Information Center/Gift Shoppe.

Docents are volunteers who lead tours of the garden, represent CBG at community events and educate visitors.

There are many benefits to being a CBG volunteer.

Personal growth: Attend educational workshops to develop and enhance your own skills and abilities

Interpersonal Skills: Gain experience, confidence, physical well - being and leadership skills.

Friendships: Meet and make new friends who share your commitment to our community.

Resources: Know that your contributions are valued and recognized.

Take the first step!

Community Sponsors

Enjoy the BEARY BEST Cookies from Da BEAR!
Capturing the sweet moments of life
Building the Foundations for Better Communities in California!
Making Your Landscaping Dreams Come True
World's Greatest Hamburgers!
Complete vision care for the entire family.

New Family Business In Clovis

A new Clovis business is in the family way.

Kissed By The Moon focuses on natural parenting and children's boutique items. It’s now open at 1900 N Fowler Avenue in Clovis.

They have everything from baby carriers to cloth diapers, diaper bags, clothing, children's toys, baby shower gifts, and much more.

While there, say “Hi” to husband and wife owners Jason and Jennifer Mounce.

Spring Antiques & Collectibles Fair

Spring Antiques & Collectibles Fair

The Antiques & Collectibles Fair! Is coming -   Sunday, March 29 from 8 AM to 3 PM.  Come out for a lovely spring day and search for a treasure!

 From now until November there will be many festivities on the streets of Old Town. For a full schedule of events happening in Old Town Clovis go ONLINE.

On March 29th more than 90 dealers will fill the streets of Old Town Clovis. You will find all sorts of treasures: antique furniture, jewelry, vintage hats, tools, fishing rods, vintage clothing, collectibles of all types and the rare and unusual! You can also gain an appreciation for a treasure you already own by having it appraised for free! Appraisals are 9:00--11:00 AM and again between 1:00--3:00 PM with Kathy Osterberg-Sobelman. You will find her at the Information Booth located in front of the Education Employees Credit Union.

Valley Animal Center Collection Drive March 27th

Valley Animal Center Collection Drive March 27th

Community Sponsors

Complete vision care for the entire family.
Capturing the sweet moments of life
Enjoy the BEARY BEST Cookies from Da BEAR!
Making Your Landscaping Dreams Come True
Building the Foundations for Better Communities in California!
World's Greatest Hamburgers!

Discovery Center’s Birthday Bash March 28th

Discovery Center’s Birthday Bash March 28th

The Discovery Center’s Birthday Bash Celebrates an anniversary of SIX DECADES of connecting Valley kids with science

Come dig up dinosaur bones, climb on an actual space shuttle, and get ‘hands on’ with science at an interactive museum

Valley residents are invited to celebrate 6 decades The Discovery Center on Saturday, March 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a  day full of entertainment, activities and science.

At Birthday Bash, families can enjoy the many science-based exhibits The Discovery Center offers including an interactive science museum, live animal exhibits, real dinosaur bones, remnants from an actual space shuttle, and much more.

This is a great day for families to come and experience the Discovery Center and enjoy a lineup of music and entertainment, some great food, and experience live animal encounters.

30,000 Pound Poultry Giveaway To Churches

Fresno Rescue Mission will be distributing over 30,000 of poultry to area churches for distribution in their communities. Our goal at the Fresno Rescue Mission is to be a first touch ministry. We typically share food surpluses with over 30 community based organizations on a regular basis. In this case, we have a surplus of over 30,000 pounds of frozen poultry. We want to partner with local area churches in their effort to share God’s love this Palm and Easter season.

This FREE food giveaway event starts at 1:00 p.m. and will continue while supplies last, and officially end at 3:00 p.m. No food will be distributed after 3:00 p.m. We reserve the ability to limit quantities. Please see instructions for RSVP.

WHAT: Turkey and Chicken distribution

WHEN: Friday, March 27, 2015 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE: Fresno Rescue Mission, 310 G Street, Fresno, CA

WHO: Local Area churches

Learn About (and buy) Water-Wise Plants

Learn About (and buy) Water-Wise Plants

The 5th Annual ‘SPRING INTO YOUR GARDEN’ Festival is Saturday, March 28, 2015.

 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Clovis Botanical Garden 945 N. Clovis Avenue (just north of Alluvial Avenue at Dry Creek Park)

Enjoy a relaxing spring day in the Garden or buy some water-wise and California native plants for your own garden. 

Like to learn more about these plants? There will be Garden presentations on the hour starting at 10:00 a.m. Experts Ellinor Teague, Thelma Valdez, and Madeleine Mitchell will share information on water-wise plants for your home landscape.

 Landscape designer consultations are available with designers John Pape and Terry Key for a $25 donation to CBG; call Georgia at 287-2320 to schedule an appointment.

Exhibits and Food vendors Casa de Tamales and P&R Fusion with Peruvian & American cuisine will also be there.

This will cost $5.00 for adults; CBG members are FREE.