Youth Outdoors

  • Earn a paycheck while learning about the natural environment through conservation and community improvement projects! Youth crew members (ages 15-18) participate in a rigorous program of education and training to complete environmental restoration projects within the Twin Cities area such as brush hauling, rain garden installation, invasive plant removal, seed collection, energy conservation activities, wildlife habitat construction and maintenance, prairie restoration, and leading volunteers.

    Tuesdays from 3:45pm - 5:45pm, Thursdays from 3:45pm - 6:45pm, and Saturdays 8:00am - 3:30pm from March 21 - May 23, 2023

    Crews will be based out of recreation centers in Minneapolis and St. Paul based on crew members' home addresses.

    No cost! In fact, crew members earn $12/hour and work 12hours/week.

    Program cost:
    FREE crew members earn $12/hour and work 12hours/week.
    15, 16, 17, 18
    Tuessday, Thursday, Saturday
    Program scholarships:

Registration deadline

Monday, March 13, 2023

Program Coordinator(s)