Please complete this application form if you or your group is interested in volunteering for John Ball Zoo! Once you complete the form, click the continue button at the bottom.

Event Information

Zoo Goes Boo John Ball Zoo's event to celebrate Halloween! The zoo's second largest event that supports our mission of conservation through increased attendance and an event fee. These funds then go to support our conservation efforts here in Michigan, as well as around the world.

When volunteering at John Ball Zoo you can expect that we will be respectful and appreciative of the time you are choosing to give to John Ball Zoo!

Tasks will include:

-Handing out candy at a treat station


-Volunteers must be 15 years of age or older.

-You will be outside while volunteering.


-We rely on our volunteers to help make sure our event is successful, please understand once you commit to a shift we will be expecting you. If your plans should change for any reason please let us know as soon as possible.

Primary Contact

Please enter contact information for you or the primary contact for the group.

Individual or Group

If you represent a group please list your company/group name and contact information. (How would we contact your group if the primary contact changed?)

If you are an individual please skip.

Number of volunteers

Please indicate the number of volunteers for the shift you chose. Please note that we can not take more than 25 volunteers for any one shift.

When would you like to volunteer?

Please indicate the shift/s you would like to volunteer at. If you choose more than one, we will assume you would like to volunteer for multiple shifts.

If you do not see a shift that works for you or your group please email Jen at


I understand that this application does not guarantee me or my group a volunteer spot for this event.