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Students interested in careers in Environmental Education or Public Horticulture can greatly benefit from an internship in our Education Department. They assist and conduct educational programs in home horticulture and natural history for adults and families throughout Callaway.
Topics may include insects, snakes, and birds, as well as herb gardening, garden design, butterfly gardening, and topiary gardening. Interns also conduct children’s programs about natural history and gardening, including art projects. Interns answer gardening and natural history questions in person, over the telephone, and through written correspondence. Interns also assist in leading hikes in The Preserve at Callaway Gardens. All internships are late-May through August.
To apply for a position in the Callaway Resort & Gardens Internship Program, students should send 1) a resume; 2) a cover letter describing career goals, professional interests, and reasons for seeking an internship position; 3) three letters of recommendation; and 4) a Callaway Resort & Gardens employment application to:
Callaway Resort & Gardens
P.O. Box 2000
Pine Mountain, GA 31822-2000
Phone 706.663.5153 • Fax 706.663.6720
All materials must be submitted by February 28, 2018. Successful applicants will be notified by mid-April.
Learn more from our downloadable internship brochure
Serving as a Callaway Gardens Volunteer is a terrific way to give your time and energy to a cause that is not only beneficial today, but will be for generations to come. From trail walks to education workshops to information desks and much more, available opportunities are as diverse as our volunteers themselves. Some volunteers put their existing skills to use while others prefer to broaden their horizons by learning something new – there’s something here for everyone. Volunteer hours are flexible and available every day of the year.
Learn more from our downloadable volunteer brochure.
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Meet over 1,000 colorful butterflies face-to-face
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Tournament for the greatest athletes in competitive watersports
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