Tour Guide for Historic Immigrant House at NCSML


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library1400 Inspiration Place sWCedar Rapids, IA 52404

About

Tour Guide

Sleger Immigrant Home

We are looking for someone who is energetic, enjoys speaking to groups and learning about history and culture.

As a tour guide, you will enrich the visitor's experience by sharing the story of the Sleger family and what it was like to live 100 years ago.

What you will do:

  • Ensure that each visitor has the required sticker for admittance
  • Ensure the safety of the home, artifacts and guests, while offering tours
  • Give small groups of visitors tours of the Sleger Immigrant Home on the hour and the half hour
  • Answer questions as needed
  • Have fun!

Qualifications:

  • Ability to learn about the Sleger family and the immigrant home
  • Physically able to lead guests to the house and stand for 10-15 mins at a time
  • Must be outgoing and comfortable talking to small groups
  • Ability to speak clearly and listen when visitors want to reminisce

Commitment required: 3-4 hours / shift.

We are looking for help from between 9:30am-4pm on weekdays and especially Saturday. Help is needed 12-4pm on Sunday.

For more information, contact: Lindsay Erhardt-Hansen

Director of Visitor & Volunteer Services

319-362-8500 ext. 203 or lerhardt@ncsml.org

Skills

  • Public Speaking
  • History
  • People Skills

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