Curatorial volunteers are needed at the University and Jepson Herbaria, Saturday, April 16 (Cal Day), 10 am-4 pm (participants don’t have to stay the whole time). Volunteers will help greet students, prospective students, their families, and other visitors being shown the herbarium on the UC Open House (Cal) Day. Regular volunteering (mounting, sorting, and filing a backlog of plant collections from California and around the world) resumes May 7.
The University and Jepson Herbaria are in the Valley Life Sciences Building on the UC Berkeley campus. The entrance is on the ground floor of the atrium, in front of the Tyrannosaurus rex. Individual volunteers are welcome during regular hours as well (M-F, 8 am-5 pm). For more information call Ana Penny 510-642-2465.