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Education Internship
Category: Education


Fellows Riverside Gardens
Youngstown, OH

Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2013

 

Education Internship

Fellows Riverside Gardens

Mill Creek MetroParks

Fellows Riverside Gardens has an Education internship available. This intern will gain education experience while working with staff on programming, classes and events at Fellows Riverside Gardens in Mill Creek MetroParks.

Intern stipend is $10/hour for a 40-hour work week for an approximately three-month-long internship. Housing is available for out-of-town students. Applicants must demonstrate an interest in pursuing public horticulture as a career and be working towards a degree in Public Horticulture, Education or related field.

Fellows Riverside Gardens is a 12-acre public display garden within Mill Creek MetroParks in Youngstown, OH. Plant collections include beeches, daffodils, rhododendrons, and roses. Mill Creek MetroParks is comprised of 4500 acres throughout Mahoning County, OH. Recreational facilities include 2 - 18 hole golf courses, Par 3 courses, boating and kayaking, many hiking trails and a working Grist Mill.

Intern positions are available between March-November. Start and end dates are flexible. Interested applicants should mail a letter of introduction and resume to Ellen@MillCreekMetroParks.org or mail to Ellen Speicher, Assistant Horticulture Director, Fellows Riverside Gardens, 123 McKinley Ave., Youngstown, OH, 44509. For more information, call (330) 740-7116.

 

 

 

 

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