Open Wednesday-Monday 10:00am-5:00pm Closed Tuesdays. 2 North Sacramento Street Lodi, CA 95240 209-368-0WoW (0969)

Ways to Help



If you would like to donate your time, please fill out the WOW volunteer form (see below) and bring it in.  Our Volunteer Coordinator, will contact you and place you in an area that will be the best fit for you. For more information you may e-mail or call the WOW at 209-368-0969.

Education Committee: Volunteers in the education department help assist the Education Program Coordinator with field study trips and WOW on Wheels throughout the school year. Field study trips are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and times vary from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  WOW on Wheels programs are Monday through Friday.

Exhibit Committee: Members of the Exhibit Committee work with Exhibit Committee Chair in order to maintain exhibits currently on the floor and work to create new exhibits.

Retail Services: Volunteers in Retail Services help greet guests, assist with memberships and help in the WOW Science Store. When working the register, volunteers must be 18 years or older.

Explainers: Explainers’ responsibilities entail assisting visitors on the museum floor. Explainers help to answer questions about the WOW museum and the hands-on exhibits plus help to maintain a smooth running exhibit floor. 

Outreach Committee: Volunteers who would like to help spread the word of the WOW Science Museum at different events and festivals can work with the Outreach Committee. 

Other: Was your area of expertise not mentioned? We still would love your help, so let us know what your fields of interest are!

Volunteer Registration Form (.pdf)


S.H.A.R.E.S Card

Support the World of Wonders Science Museum every time you shop at SaveMart!

Every time you shop, have the cashier swipe your SHARES card and 3% of your purchase is donated to the WOW.  It’s fast, easy and no cost to you.

Pick up a free SaveMart SHARES card at the WOW. 



Museums are supported by the generosity of donations, and the World of Wonders Science Museum is no exception. Your donation goes to supporting science education and inspiring curiosity. The WOW Science Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and your donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.  We gratefully accept one-time donations of cash. You can also become a sustaining supporter of the museum with a monthly, quarterly or annual donation. We also accept stock donations. To donate online, CLICK HERE. Please call 209-368-0969 if you wish to be a sustaining supporter.

Tax Identification Number: 20-3075595  501 (c) 3 Non-Profit Corporation