If you can’t show up for your shift, arrange for someone else to cover, then text us at 512-695-4116.
Two no-shows a month gets you relegated to bat laundry duty!

Opportunity Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Bat Feeding
Morning Shift
Marisa
Taylor
8:30 am
Robin
8:30 am
Marisa
Taylor
& Dani
8:30 am
Robin
8:30 am
Dani
NS Alec
8:30 am
Alec 9 am
Bat Feeding
Evening Shift
Kate 4pm Amy
Alec
Claire  Amy Kate  Claire
Bat Dishes
Bat Laundry
 Alec  Alec
Orphan & Injured
6am 6-hr Shift
Dianne Dianne Dianne Dianne Dianne Dianne Dianne
Orphan & Injured
2pm 6-hr Shift
Dianne
& Kyndal
Dianne
& Kyndal
Dianne
& Kyndal
Dianne
& Kyndal
Dianne
& Kyndal
Dianne
& Kyndal
Dianne
& Kyndal
Transport Alex Tori Taylor Jerry Marisa  Jessica  Alexandra
Congress Ave
Bridge Docent
 Kyndal  Kyndal
Radar Tracking
& Data Entry
1 hour daily 1 hour daily 1 hour daily 1 hour daily 1 hour daily 1 hour daily 1 hour daily

Bat Feeding Evening Shift 4-6

Where: The Refuge, Austin, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Locate, water, and feed free-ranging bats in the aviary in the late afternoon. Comfort working on ladders and pre-exposure vaccinations required.…Find Out More

Bat Feeding Morning Shift 8-10

Where: The Refuge, Austin, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Locate, water, and feed free-ranging bats in aviary in early morning. Comfort on ladders and pre-exposure vaccinations required  …Find Out More

Congress Avenue Bridge Docent 7-9 pm Thu-Sat

When: Mid-April through end of October Where: Congress Avenue Bridge Bat Viewing Area, Austin, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Meet and greet the public to provide information about the famous Congress Avenue Bridge bats.    …Find Out More

Ground Observation of CenTex Bat Flights

Where: The Refuge, Austin, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Boots-on-the-ground observation of bat emergences in the Central Texas Significant Bat Area. Flight times recorded to correlate with radar observations.  …Find Out More

Radar Observations and Data Entry – Daily

Where: The Refuge, Austin, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Change to be a part of a ground-breaking study of bat etiology in the CenTex SBA (Significant Bat Area) Volunteer needed to observe recorded jpg files and populate spreadsheet.  …Find Out More

Transport

Where: Austin -Hill Country - Houston - Corpus Christi, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Please volunteer to transport bats in distress and we’ll add you to our list.  We often get calls from people who are unable to bring bats to our facility.  These bats will already be contained, so no special skills necessary.  We’ll ask the closest volunteers first, so the more, the better.  This is a great way…Find Out More

Orphan Bat Care – Day Shift

When: MId-May through August Where: The Refuge, Austin, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Volunteers needed to feed baby bats from mid-May through August. Day shift volunteers needed. Rabies pre-exposure vaccinations and proof of titer required.…Find Out More

Orphan Bat Care – Night Shift

When: MId-May through August Where: The Refuge, Austin, Texas Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Volunteers needed for orphan bat care on the night shift Mid-May through August Rabies pre-exposure vaccinations and proof of titer required  …Find Out More