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The Old Point Loma Lighthouse was not just a housing for the light. It was a home with a garden where children were raised. Produce in the garden was grown to to supplement their supplies which was available from Old Town, which was an all day horse and buggy ride. Vegetables similar to those grown in the latter half of the nineteenth century can be found in the garden today. The Point Loma Garden Club sponsors this cultural aspect of the Lighthouse. Maitenance and upkeep of the garden is always appreciated.
Duties include • Tend the garden by weeding watering and planting seeds. • Interact with visitors and invite them in the garden to taste seasonal produce. • Proper upkeep and maitenance of garden supplies and water hose. • Knowledge of life at the Lighthouse circa 1887
Knowledge and Skills: • Good communication and interpersonal skills • Reliable and committed • Ability and desire to connect with visitors of all ages and cultures • Enjoys being at peace in the garde
Beneifts include: • Meet people from all around the world • Great work experience • Training provided • Learn about National Park Service careers • Opportunity to improve your community and your National Park • Inspire others through your artisitc expression
Please RSVP to Setareh Nouriboshehri, Community Volunteer Ambassador at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (619) 523-4288