Museum Greeter

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LancasterHistory.org

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Campus of History
The headquarters of LancasterHistory.org, the Campus of History.

A great volunteer opportunity for teens and adults to provide hospitality assistance for the Museum's visitors at LancasterHistory. Using a script, volunteers will receive training how to greet and welcome visitors and share stories about the history of the landscape and buildings at the museum's campus.

We are seeking individuals enthusiastic about history; dependable and motivated; possess good verbal communication skills; possess ability to be on their feet for up to an hour; are at least 14 years of age; available to work a minimum of three hours.

Staff will provide training for those interested. Training includes shadowing other Museum Greeters and becoming familiar with the Greeter's script, the programs and activities offered at LancasterHistory.

Morning and afternoon shifts are available Monday through Saturday. The morning shift starts at 10 AM and ends at 1 PM; the afternoon shift starts at 1 PM and ends at 4 PM.

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About LancasterHistory.org

Location:

230 North President Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603, US

Mission Statement

LancasterHistory.org exists to engage and educate the public about the people, places, and events that shaped Lancaster County within the broader context of the history of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the United States of America. As custodians of a complex past, we collect, preserve, exhibit, and make accessible materials chronicling Lancaster County's heritage as we seek to engage audiences in multi-layered stories of that past.

Description

Our ten-acre Campus of History features the historic grounds and gardens of President James Buchanan's Wheatland, the Louise Arnold Tanger Arboretum, and the award-winning, and environmentally-sustainable headquarters of LancasterHistory.org. On the Campus of History you will learn about Lancaster County, Pennsylvania-from stories of the Conestoga Indians and the Underground Railroad to the political legacy of James Buchanan and Thaddeus Stevens to the stories of your own family.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

230 North President AvenueLancaster, PA 17603

(40.04263,-76.32986)
 

SKILLS

  • Public Speaking
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 12
  • Orientation or Training
  • Monday-Saturday available from 10-1pm & 1-3pm

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