Summerland Museum & Archives Society

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Volunteer with us!

There’s always something that needs to be done at the Summerland Museum and Archives and we greatly appreciate the help of willing volunteers. A work-safe environment is offered and Museum staff are fervent about maintaining a team atmosphere.

Choose what fits

Many of the tasks don’t require previous experience and we are happy to provide any necessary training. As a volunteer you can choose days and times convenient to your own schedule and determine which task(s) suit your skills and interests.

Job Descriptions

Jobs can be short-term, long-term or project specific and you can change positions or take on others if you’re so inclined.

These are some of the areas where volunteers are encouraged:

  • Greeter: greet visitors, answer questions, handle gift shop sales
  • Collections Assistant: cataloguing and care of artifacts and archival materials
  • Assisting with interior displays: design, set-up, research, construction, signage
  • Assisting with exterior displays: design, set-up, site prep
  • Administration Assistant: helping with brochures, records, etc.
  • Assisting with the development of programs for schools, tours or special events
  • Fundraising

If you would like to volunteer, please drop in and pick up an application form. We’d love to have you on our team!