During these uncertain times, how can we help?
See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of both COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Archives Assistants help staff the Roger and Ruth Anderson Architecture Center, a community resource for regional architecture which houses the Hinsdale Historical Society's extensive local history archives, including photographs, postcards, maps, blueprints, periodicals, clippings, and ephemera.
Main duties involve helping patrons with local history and genealogy requests and conducting research for inquiries made via phone, mail, email, or social media. Other activities include tasks for organizing and maintaining the archives, such as inventory, cataloging, digitization, and database entry and management.
The archives is open to the public on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
This volunteer position is ideal for an organized and detailed individual with a genuine interest in and a basic knowledge of local history and genealogical research. Basic computers skills are a plus. We are seeking individuals who can make a long-term commitment to volunteer on a weekly basis.
P.O. Box 336, Hinsdale, IL 60522, US
The Hinsdale Historical Society bridges the past, present, and future by engaging the community with its history and architecture.
The Hinsdale Historical Society is an Illinois 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization founded in 1975 that relies on private donations, membership dues, grants, and fund raisers to meet its mission to bridge the past, present, and future by engaging the community with its history and architecture. The Society has preserved and is maintaining three historic properties in the Village:
The Society is governed by a Board of Trustees with active committees supported by a part-time Executive Director.
We'll work with your schedule.
Immanuel Hal302 S Grant StHinsdale, IL 60521
February 19, 2020