We should not teach children the Sciences but give them a taste for them.
~ Jean Jacques Rosseau

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Science@OC! Our current volunteer opportunities are listed below. All volunteers are asked to first complete the online volunteer application .

If you have any questions about how to get involved, please contact Laurie Smith at laurie.smith@scienceoc.org.

Get Your Hands Dirty for Science

Wednesdays from 9AM-5PM (we are flexible!)


Seeking volunteers to assist with the inventory and refurbishment of science materials used for inquiry based science lessons. No special skills are required, just a willingness to lend a hand. Volunteers must be over the age of 18 and submit volunteer form and photocopy of current government issued id.

Volunteer shifts are typically 3-4 hours and between the hours of 9AM-5PM Mon-Fri. E-mail the volunteer coordinator to arrange a time to meet.

If you have a group willing to volunteer, we can accommodate a special time for you with no more than 10 people at a time.

STEM Synergy Square STEMCorps Members
If you are interested helping students and their parents experience STEM through hands-on activities join Science@OC’s STEMCorps. STEMCorps members are trained on how to host engaging hands-on sessions that are used when they volunteer their time at Community STEM Synergy event in Orange County.