Volunteer with us over the festive Christmas period

Is Christmas your favorite holiday? Do you want to help create a magical experience for families and put a smile on children's faces? If the answer is yes, we have the perfect volunteering opportunity for you!

Christmas is fun, magical time at Wollaton an this years theme is 'A Woodland Christmas at Wollaton'.

Help is needed from 30 Nov - 5 Jan and there are lots of way you can get involved with things on site...

Decorating the park and hall

We need lots of ivy, pines cones etc to dress up the park. Just pick up a bin bag during your walk and collect any pines cones and holly etc that you find! Alternately make up a festive wreath and donate it to us! Drop them off in any of our courtyard shops.

Drop in Christmas Activities

We will be running craft activity tables every weekend in December 12pm-3pm. Staff will be manning these tables but any volunteer help will be greatly appreciated!

  • 30 Nov -1 Dec: Make a Reindeer Bag
  • 7 Dec - 8 Dec: Make a Christmas Lantern
  • 14 Dec - 15 Dec: Make a Christmas Snowball
  • 21 - 22 Dec - Make a Christmas Truffle and Sugar Mouse

Be one of Santa's Helpers!

Our resident Father Christmas will be on site every week 30 Nov- 5 Jan and we need assistance with stewarding the grotto and with the day to day logistics. Ideally you will be up for wearing some type of Christmas garb which we can provide!

Get in touch via volunteer.programme@nottinghamcity.gov.uk or call 0115 8763100 to find out more and to apply.