Volunteer Opportunities

The Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of special events throughout the year that provide volunteer opportunities for residents of all ages. The Department cannot accept court ordered volunteers.

Please contact Laguna Niguel Police Services at (949) 362-4343 for information about P.A.C.T. (Police Auxiliary Citizens Team), Emergency Radio, or CERT team volunteer opportunities. 


Spring Volunteer Opportunities 



Summer Volunteer Opportunities  

The “VolunTeen” program for Squirrels Summer Day Camp has been suspended for Summer 2020. Please check back on this webpage or call the Parks and Recreation Registration office at (949)-425-5100 for questions or further updates.

More Summer Volunteer Opportunities may be posted.

Fall Volunteer Opportunities  

Haunted Trails (October 22-24, 2020)


WANTED: MONSTERS! Must be 13 years of age or older. (Adults/supervisors are also welcome!) Volunteers must be willing to provide their own costume, wear make-up or a mask, practice "safe scare" techniques, have the ability to scream or use a shaker, and follow directions. Commitment to all training meetings and event dates is required to participate (See below for dates). Sign-up information will be available soon!

Meeting/ Event Date Day  Time       Location 
Info Meeting Oct 5 M 6:30 pm-
7:30 pm
Crown Valley Community Center
Monster Training Oct 12 M 6:30 pm-
7:30 pm 
Crown Valley Community Center
Dress Rehearsal Oct 21 W 6:00 pm-
7:30 pm
Crown Valley Community Center
Event Night #1 Oct 22 Th 5:30 pm-
9:00 pm
Crown Valley Community Center

Event Night #2 Oct 23 F 5:30 pm-
10:30 pm
Crown Valley Community Center

Event Night #3 Oct 24 Sa 5:30 pm-
10:30 pm
Crown Valley Community Center


Winter Volunteer Opportunities 


Christmas Tree Lighting (December 5, 2020)


This annual event is held at City Hall and volunteer hours are 3:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Volunteers will help with crafts, games and line control. Space is limited. Volunteers must be 13 years and older. 

Sign-up information will be available soon!

Holiday Parade (December 12, 2020)


Be a part of one of Laguna Niguel's biggest and most treasured events of the year! Volunteers must be 13 years and older and are needed for registration, pacing, staging, etc. Hours vary depending on assignment. 

Sign-up information will be available soon!


 6:30-7:30pm